Jillian Johnson


Jillian Johnson plays the tenor ukulele with the Figs during Festival International de Louisiane-April 26, 2008; Lafayette, Louisiana –. Jillian was killed on July 23, 2015 when a gunman opened fire in a Lafayette movie theater. Authorities identified the gunman as 59-year-old John Russell Houser.


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Bio-fuels less green



Biofuels produced from the waste left over from harvested corn are worse than gasoline in terms of carbon emissions, according to a new half-million dollar  study paid for by the federal government and published in the journal Nature Climate Change.

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Privacy and Security was 2013 Hot Topic

Because of the attention given to revelations of the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs, Edward Snowden ,was the runner-up Time Person of the Year.
From cyber threats by nation-states to data breaches at retailers exposing millions of payment cards, 2013 was filled with privacy and security threats.

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AAPL stock broken?


Investors dropped Apple stock ( AAPL ) after hearing of dissapointing earnings.

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Amazon to collect sales tax in Texas

On Sunday, July 1st, Amazon begins collecting sales tax in Texas.

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Supreme Court upholds health care reform

Buy health insurance coverage or else pay a tax penalty…

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Summer sunshine

Sunflower against the sky. Hot summer sun.

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Happy Mother’s Day

Mother dove and baby in nest.

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Taunte Sue

Savings Bonds

Tante Sue de Mamou

Sue Vasseur (aka Taunte Sue de Mamou) is finished working the crowd at Fred’s Lounge in Mamou according to local reports . The regulars will miss Taunte Sue and her HOT DAMN cinnamon schnapps…

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Bond bubble?

Savings Bonds

Stock photo of Savings Bonds

Have bonds reached their top? Are interest rates going up from here?

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