Terror incident in Edmonton last night

So, folks, the city I was in a few weeks ago for UFC 215 had an interesting situation last night: namely a lone-wolf terrorist attack. This happened not too far from Commonwealth Stadium where the Edmonton Eskimos happened to be playing football, laying an egg against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. And now, back to your regularly…

This time, it’s London hit by the terrorists

I have London on the brain already after watching Wonder Woman last night, in which it was featured prominently, but now the city is all over the news right now with reports of attacks at London Bridge and the Borough Market. Terrorism is suspected.  Coverage here from BBC News. 

Terrible news from the UK: terrorist attack on Westminster

Here is the story from the BBC of the terrible events today at Westminster in the U.K., with five people reported dead so far, including the attacker who tried to storm Parliament.  Reminds people of what happened when Parliament was attacked in Ottawa not too long ago. What awful times we are living in, folks.

France has declared war on the Islamic State

   War has been declared by the French. And all I can say about this latest development is: good for them. These Islamist-fascist terrorists absolutely have to be stopped.  As for that CNN story I linked to, I have to worry about ISIS suggesting the United States could be the next target. That is too…

Terrible time for the people of France

I’ve been tuning in — and out — of the coverage of the terrorist attacks in France today.  The reason I have to tune out is because there is only so much of this news I can handle before getting totally depressed. So I have to turn away from the coverage from time to time….


The explosion at the Boston Marathon and the deaths and injuries that resulted certainly has shaken everyone watching or participating in this event today. So far, 132 people are injured with several in critical condition and two people dead — one of them just 8 years old. Not only was there an explosion at the finish line of the Marathon,…