Big Baby Sale in Kingston

Big Big Oh Baby Sale on Saturday November 30, 2013!!!! We have new and gently used maternity clothes and baby items such as strollers, clothes, shoes, feeding supplies and much more for sale this and every Saturday until December in Kingston. Also for persons who have baby items that are new or gently used you […]
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Grand Bargain, Mr. President? Don’t even Think about it!

This morning’s emails included an invitation to sign a petition to President Obama against putting Social Security on the chopping block in an attempt to get a “grand bargain” out of the Republicans. I sign a lot of petitions but I didn’t sign this one. I am not even prepared to think about a “grand bargain.” And the President […]
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Best Wedding Locations in Jamaica Part 1

We have come up with a list of wedding locations in Jamaica that we feel are the best for various reasons which we will try to state. Please note the list is not in order of importance: Jamaican Beach Wedding at Laughing Waters 1. Laughing Waters – Ocho Rios – We love this location for […]
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White high school coaches wear BLACKFACE as part of Jamaican bobsled team Halloween costume…Do you find this offensive?

Two white high school football coaches from the Junipero Serra High School in San Diego, California are in “hot water” after donning blackfaces with their Halloween costumes to look like members of the Jamaican bobsled team at a private Halloween party. The San Diego School District will be investigating the coaches. A Blackface is defined […]
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Do you like the new Jamaica Tourist Board Commercial that features a song by Bob Marley

The Jamaica Tourist Board released a new commercial this month. It features a Bob Marley song.  Some of the comments we have seen  online are critical of the commercial. Once commenter said it did not showcase enough of Jamaica’s beauty. Another said the Bob Marley song was unrecognizable and a tourist would not know it. […]
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Time for a Single-Payer System?

The local newspaper delightedly proclaimed this morning that insurance companies are issuing a “wave” of policy cancellations (because of Obamacare, of course!). That’s the conventional wisdom among “conservatives.” They insist that bad Obama and his bad health care law are playing havoc with America’s wonderful health insurance system, creating a flood of rate hikes and cancellations. […]
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Millions to Rich “Farmers” while Slashing Aid to the Poor

The U.S. Government Accountability Office reports that about half of the $1.5 billion in farm subsidies distributed last year went to non-farmers. I’ve read this kind of report before. It is no secret that “farm” subsidies don’t go just to farmers. They also go to millionaires in major cities and tropical retreats – even in […]
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