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Anime Expo 2008 From A Newbie View

By Delores Williams, published on Jul 7, 2008

I had a weekend with nothing to do, so I decided that a trip to the Anime Expo might be an interesting experience. So, I got my media credentials for the 3 days I would be there, then it was game on.

As a person who has maybe watched an hour of Anime in my life, I walked around for 3 hours with my jaw to the floor. The Los Angeles Convention Center won the largest Anime Expo in North America from Anahiem. There seemed to be a benefit to the hosts because they had their largest crowd ever at 43,000.

What is it that would bring that many people out on a holiday weekend? Many dressed... (more)

Tags: los angeles, hollywood, japan

Obama Banking On Momentum Over Message

By Delores Williams, published on Feb 20, 2008

Let's face facts and realize that people vote for who they "think" will win. They vote for the flavor of the day, just like in high school. Everyone hated the head cheerleader and the quarterback, but they went the way of popularity.

America has shown that it is no better than dictator countries in their voting. Dictators just cut out the middle guy and kill dissendents, but in America there may not be blood shed, but people let go of all their principles, morals, and common sense, so they don't feel left out.

Look at American Idol Jordin Sparks, who received the highest votes... (more)

Tags: iran, obama

Pope: NonCatholics Going to Hell

By Delores Williams, published on Jul 11, 2007

I always liked Pope John Paul II, but the Catholic Church is back to their usual games of telling other churches they are wrong, and more importantly, they "lack the means of salvation." Yep, that is what he said, but he wants the dialogue to continue. Ok, I have some dialogue for you. What did Jesus Christ say about religious leaders that do their stuff for others to see? How about his views on judging? My favorite, What Scripture did you use to justify your priests lying, raping boys, and stealing from the Church? Perhaps you need a little more dialogue. What did Jesus say about the traditions... (more)

Tags: jesus

No AntiDepressants Allowed for Those Under 25

By Delores Williams, published on May 31, 2007

The FDA has proposed putting more warnings on the labels of antidepressants. This time the FDA is targeting young adults up to age 24. Their reasoning is simple; studies have shown that within the first two months of usage in those 24 and under the idea of suicide actually escalate. Drug companies have come out against this idea saying that it might deter people from taking the medicine all together. Further, they are concerned that doctor’s will stop prescribing their drugs, even for those who do not fall into the age category out of fear of being sued if a suicide does take place. This time... (more)

Tags: medicine, sex

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