Jesse Mach was a motorcycle cop. I say was, because he had a bit of a run-in with some naughty men which resulted in his knee being busted up and his friend Marty being killed. He was destined to never ride a motorcycle again, but to be shunted into the
Stanley Kirk Burrell (born March 30, 1962), known professionally as M.C. Hammer (and later simply Hammer), is an American rapper, dancer, entrepreneur, spokesman and occasional actor. He had his greatest commercial success and popularity from the late 1980s until the late 1990s. Remembered for his rapid rise to fame, Hammer
Actor Leonard Nimoy, best known for his role as Mr. Spock, the logical half-Vulcan, half-human in the original Star Trek series and several movies, has died at his home in Los Angeles, his granddaughter, Madeleine, told NPR. Nimoy was 83. The cause was end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, she said.
Federal water managers in California say the initial allocation of water from the Central Valley Project (CVP) to agricultural customers will be zero. Among those affected: the Central San Joaquin Water Conservation District and Stockton East Water District. With most of winter over, the Sierra snowpack water content measures one-fifth
Two former senior Justice Department officials are calling on their colleagues to investigate a secretive warehouse used for interrogations by Chicago police and likened to a CIA “black site” facility. Sam Bagenstos, who during Barack Obama’s first term was the Justice Department’s No 2 civil rights official, said that the
“Girls Just Want to Have Fun” is a song recorded by American recording artist Cyndi Lauper. It was the first major single released by Lauper as a solo artist and the lead-off single from her debut album She’s So Unusual. Lauper’s version gained recognition as a feminist anthem and was
Apparently different people see different colors
Today was an important day for the Internet. After more than a decade of debate, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) passed new rules establishing net neutrality and opening the door to more municipal broadband services. Yet in spite of their elation, net neutrality supporters, those who favor giving the FCC
As long as you can pay for it it is ok to spill all the pollutants in the air you want Companies spent more than $1 billion in California’s latest sale of carbon emissions credits, making it the largest auction since the controversial cap-and-trade program began in late 2012, state
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A new day is dawning in Washington’s battle over the Internet. The Federal Communications Commission will vote Thursday to issue regulations designed to guarantee equal access to the Internet, despite staunch opposition from Republicans and under the threat of lawsuits from major companies. For supporters, the new net neutrality rules
The fire Dept. may not agree
“Take On Me” is a song by the Norwegian synthpop band A-ha. Written by the band members, the song was produced by Alan Tarney for the group’s debut studio album Hunting High and Low (1985). The song combines synthpop with a varied instrumentation that includes acoustic guitars, keyboards and drums.
Dumb Laws in Montana Prostitution is considered a “crime against the family”. Full text of the law. One may not pretend to abuse an animal in the presence of a minor. Full text of the law. It is a misdemeanor to show movies that depict acts of felonious crime. In
“Africa” is a hit single by rock band Toto, and is one of the band’s most recognizable songs. It was included on their 1982 album Toto IV, and reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in February 1983 and number three on the UK Singles Chart the same