Contact Us

Has the World Gone Mad?

Hamburger
Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images

I sometimes wonder if the world has gone mad.  The Lord must be looking down on us right now and just shaking his head.

There were two stories in particular this morning that caught my attention:

The first one happened in Sarasota, Florida where a homeless man was recently thrown in jail because – he was charging his cell phone in a public park.  The arresting officer accused him of “theft of city utilities.”

Thankfully, the next morning the judge threw the case out saying it was a waste of his and the court’s time.  (I sure hope that officer is also reprimanded somehow.)

The other story came out of Los Angeles where the city council there has voted unanimously to adopt a resolution urging people to not eat meat on Mondays.  It doesn’t make it illegal, it’s just gonna be “frowned upon.”

“Meat Free Mondays” – is that really the biggest issue facing the city of Los Angeles?  Apparently all the crime, homelessness and drug activity there has been resolved.

I can tell you one thing, the next time I have to visit Los Angeles, I’m gonna make sure I have a Monday layover so I can go out and order the biggest, baddest hamburger I can find.

And then I’m gonna stand up and proclaim to everyone that, “I’m from the Midwest and in the Midwest we eat meat on Mondays!!!”

“Frowned upon” – You go right ahead.

 

 

More Local News

Latest Entertainment News

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://mix97-3.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Mix 97-3: Today's Best Mix of the 80s, 90s and Today quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on Mix 97-3: Today's Best Mix of the 80s, 90s and Today quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!