For the first time in recorded history, most of Florida has opted out of participating in winter during 2014, something not seen since at least before NOAA began weather record keeping back in the early 1800’s. In a surprise vote, the state legislature voted before the holiday break to allow...
The views and opinions expressed here are not necessarily the views and opinions of The Florida News Journal or its advertisers. As if living in Missouri (or Miss-urah if you please) was not bad enough there seems to be a series of police shootings that left one person dead and...
In case you have been living under a rock the past few weeks the word of the day has been EBOLA. The only thing worse than the death and suffering it is causing is the nonsensical panicking it is producing in America. Let us go by the numbers here. According...
So it looks like we are close to passing this credit ceiling thing to prevent the economy from going Chernobyl on us (Fukushima didn't seem sturdy enough for a reference). As usual, each party is taking the stance that they are for the American people and the other party...
Recently the Washington Post ran an article titled, "Is Florida Necessary," a question by Stevie Wonder. We're here to say, yes, Florida is not only necessary but essential to American life. The WaPo article starts off addressing the recent verdict in the George Zimmerman trial and addressing Florida's "Stand Your...
Ah, today the magical day that brings an entire nation together. Men and women of all colors, backgrounds, religion, and lifestyle come to make an ever important decision that will change the American world then watch the drama unfold. That life-altering experience is of course... The Super Bowl. Ugh...
Are the days of "true" banking long gone, replaced by "service providers" who charge you to use your own money? Back in the day, a customer could deposit money into a bank where the money would be safe and insured.  They could later withdraw any portion of it for any...
As news about Osama bin Laden's private life on the run come out, we learn he had four sons with his youngest wife, Amal Ahmad Abdul Fatah, who has been revealing her relationship with bin Laden over the last ten years. In that time, she had four sons with...
EDITORIAL - The views and opinions expressed here are not necessarily the views and opinions of The Florida News Journal Let's be honest men have it easy when it comes to the looks department compared to women as far as aging goes. There aren't any societal expectations for men to...
If you heard a pop today that was probably the sound of my blood vessel popping earlier today. The SF Gate ran a story about a gay couple that is a victim of the stupid mix of politics and religion. To sum up the article Bradford Wells and his...