Devastating news out of Connecticut today and again a gun was used to kill as expeditiously and as effectively as possible. *sigh* Here's your evening Sift.
A- The latest mass murder committed by a person armed with a gun is the fault of just about everything but the proliferation of guns in America, according to Some Blogging Guy.
If you want to ban guns go right ahead. But within a few months you will have young people committing mass murder with swords, knives, explosives or rolling pins.B- Blind Tastes initiates his 10 Days of Bourbon Christmas feature.
Christmas is a-comin' and I thought I'd give you some great ideas on what gifts to get the bourbon drinker in your life. I'll be posting a new idea each day right up until Christmas Eve so stay tuned!C- Sex and the Beach has the story of a former beauty pageant winner and her modeling business in Hialeah.
There’s more here than meets the eye beyond striking poses and sporting gowns. I see these little girls becoming doctors, lawyers and leaders some day — women who will not only do good, but look damn good while doing it.D- Plans for a new Residence Inn on Miami Beach have Venetian Isles residents in a tizzy, reports Belle Isle Blog.
“We’re not against hotels,’’ West Avenue Corridor Neighborhood Association co-chair Christina Flores said at Thursday’s meeting of the Venetian Islands Homeowners Association. “We’re concerned about incompatible development in a residential community.’’E- Redland Rambles tells us what is in our CSA shares for Week 4.