Avocado dip shortage on superbowl sunday? ;) kidding..
Approximately $480 million worth of
citrus fruit has been destroyed in four nights of below freezing temperatures that damaged at least 50 percent of the total crop, and catapulted the billion-dollar industry "in the category of a disaster," Bob Blakely of California Citrus Mutual told CNN. California
Avocados grown in
have also been damaged by the record-setting cold weather, but no financial figures related to the impact on that sector are yet available, said Lyle. Ventura County
I heard some of this on NPR. Apparently the single biggest consumption of Avocados happens on Super Bowl Sunday..all those dips!John McCain Just Another Politician...
COLUMBIA, South Carolina (AP) -- Sen. John McCain said Tuesday he hopes to patch things up with conservative Christian leader James Dobson, who recently said he wouldn't support the Republican's presidential bid under any circumstances.
In a radio interview with KCBI, a Dallas Christian station, Dobson argued that McCain didn't support traditional marriage values and said he has prayed "we won't get stuck with him." Dobson is founder of Focus on the Family, based in
. Colorado Springs, Colorado
"I'm obviously disappointed and I'd like to continue and have a dialogue with Dr. Dobson and other members of the community," McCain said Tuesday during a stop in
It’s called sucking up Sen McCain, which I know politicians do, but I wish our idiot press would stop calling him a “Maverick” or a “Straight Talker”.
Easy Way To Nirvana...
And I present another cliche about India. ;)
Might as well throw one more out there..