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I HATE FACEBOOK

Ok folks, in my humble opinion, Facebook is quickly turning to crap and treating it’s members as infants. I posted a NEWS ARTICLE (authentic news article) about the popular sport (in some foreign country) of “nude sledding”. It was posted under our KBON heading, “Wacky News”. There was a picture included in the news article, […]

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COUNTRY MUSIC SINGER-SONGWRITER CLAUDE KING DIES AT AGE 90

In a Dec. 17, 2007 photo Claude … In a Feb. 24, 2008 photo Country … NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Country singer-songwriter Claude King, an original member of the Louisiana Hayride who was best known for the 1962 hit “Wolverton Mountain,” has died. He was 90. King had just celebrated his birthday and 67th wedding […]

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WHAT TO DO IF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION HAS BEEN LOST OR STOLEN

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, An estimated 11.7 million persons, representing 5% of all persons age 16 or older in the United States, experienced at least one type of identity theft in a 2-year period.   Although the total financial cost of identity theft was nearly $17.3 billion over a 2-year period, less than […]

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BEWARE “FREE TRIAL OFFERS”

With the prices of everything from food to fuel and utilities always seeming to climb ever-higher, Acadiana residents welcome the chance to try a new product or service at no cost. But many such offers often come with hidden time limits or fees that make these promotions anything but free. An interesting product or service […]

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ELDERLY WOMAN DIES AFTER NURSE REFUSES TO GIVE HER CPR

A 911 dispatcher pleaded with a nurse at a Bakersfield, Calif., senior living facility to save the life of an elderly woman by giving her CPR, but the nurse said policy did not allow her to, according to a newly released audiotape of the call. “Is there anybody there that’s willing to help this lady […]

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