Oh yes, I’m going there. My life is too boring lately so I’ve resorted to blogging about something in the “news.” (I use the term news very very loosely here.) After the VMA’s on Sunday my FB feed blew UP with people posting about the Miley Cyrus / Robin Thicke performance. I didn’t watch the VMA’s so I had no clue what was going on. Well Monday morning my curiosity got the best of me and I watched the performance….
A large tornado hit the small town of Macon MS today. I lived there until I was 8. We still have family friends who live in the area so when I saw a video on fb of this large tornado I texted mom and told her she might want to call our friend Cindy. Mom responded to my text that the video was actually Cindy’s house! What!?!? Of course they were fine but there was damage in the surrounding areas….
I don’t normally post about things going on in the media but yesterday was national equality day. Throughout the day numerous friends began changing their profile pictures on fb to the red equality sign. I did my fair share of “liking” these but I had no intention of actually changing my pic. Having been born in small town Mississippi and raised in smallish town Alabama, I grew up around strong “southern” values. And by southern I mean small town southern…
I normally don’t post about things in the news but I can’t help think about the parents of the children who were killed today in Newton CT. I can’t imagine going to pick your child up and being told he or she would never come home. The presents sitting under Christmas trees that won’t be opened. It makes me sad and angry that people think this kind of behavior is okay. 🙁 May the bastard rot in hell!