Welcome to the NFL class of 2015

After about 9 hours of debate, pondering, and thinking those who are incharge of figuring out who will make it into the NFL Hall of Faim have composed their list. It was just released a few minutes ago. Below is the list; did your favorite person make it?
“Hall of Fame Class of 2015: Junior Seau, Charles Haley, Tim Brown, Jerome Bettis, Will Shields, Bill Polian, Ron Wolf, Mick Tinglehoff.” h/t Sports Center (@sportscenter)


Teen Vogue uses psychology to explain how to handle a bully; why you might not jump in

Lets face it bullies suck! They provide nothing to the betterment of your learning, say for causing people to have bad days. The question is what would you do in the following situation?
You are in the hallway of Jane Doe Middle School, you see a crowd of people all around a disturbance. You go and find your best friend being bullied by the biggest jerk in the school. If you look around at the crowd you will most likely find many people not jumping in to help your friend. Why is this? It is because of what is known as The Bystander Effect: an idea that someone else will step in and help so why should you?

Well, according to the article from Teen Vogue you don’t need to step in but you could send a text to the victim saying that you are with them. People need others to be their for them, don’t be the person who leaves a friend in need. You can receive many more tips from the article on The Huffington Post. ___ my review
This article is written in a diction that teens and young adults could understand without any of the needless psychology that can come from some of these types of stories. Check it out. Details are below. ___

The Bystander Effect: Why You Don’t Stand Up When You Should . by Courtney Lindstrand, TEEN VOGUE http://www.huffingtonpost.com

man calls 911 because he was confronted after he stole

This guy called 911 and lead the police right to him. According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution: two Walmart security guards followed Alfonso Aguilar into the parking lot because they saw him steal stuff. He didn’t help his case fighting with the guards and even drawing a knife. After drawing the knife he ran across the street and hid behind a truck.
“Sorry I’m out of breath,” he tells the dispatcher, according to a transcript from WXIA Atlanta . “These guys tried to grab me and told me that they were … but they look like two little thug guys.
When the police showed up they found stolen stuff near the truck, and arrested the 42-year-old on charges of shoplifting and aggravated assault.
He was even hurd declaring “I’m the one who called for help” as they took him away.

gas line causes explosion

Some sad news coming out of méxico city. A gas leak caused an explosion through a maternity and children’s hospital. According to CNN three adults and four children have been confirmed dead, but NBC reports only two.
Roughly a third of the hospital has given way, this according to the Los Angeles Times.
Many places in méxico don’t have a gasline they are supplyed by trucks. One such truck was refilling the gasline when the line leaked and the blast occurred.

hollywood birthdays for January 29, 2015

Today’s Birthdays: Actress Katharine Ross is 75. Actor Tom Selleck is 70. Singer Bettye LaVette is 69. Actor Marc Singer is 67. Actress Ann Jillian is 65. Drummer Louie Perez of Los Lobos is 62. Singer Charlie Wilson of The Gap Band is 62. Talk show host Oprah Winfrey is 61. Country singer Irlene Mandrell is 59. Actress Diane Delano (“The Ellen Show,” ‘Northern Exposure”) is 58. Actress Judy Norton Taylor (“The Waltons”) is 57. Guitarist Johnny Spampinato of NRBQ is 56. Drummer David Baynton-Power of James is 54. Bassist Eddie Jackson of Queensryche is 54. Actor Nicholas Turturro (“NYPD Blue”) is 53. Singer-guitarist Roddy Frame of Aztec Camera is 51. Director-actor Ed Burns is 47. Actress Heather Graham is 45. Actor Sharif Atkins (“ER”) is 40. Actress Sara Gilbert (“ER,” ‘Roseanne”) is 40. Actor Sam Jaeger (“Parenthood”) is 38. Actor Andrew Keegan (“Party of Five”) is 36. Guitarist Jonny Lang is 34. Singer Adam Lambert (“American Idol”) is 33. h/t The Associated Press

a bran new word: dorkfish


Create a new word and explain its meaning and etymology.

Thanks for the idea, mrdrawerguy ( http://mrdrawerguy.wordpress.com/ ) !
My word is dorkfish. A person who is silly or sassy to the point that it is who they are; No foney behavior. The word was born at The Washington State School for the Blind. It has noetymology because it doesn’t need any other word to make it cool.