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Oh, Boy!

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Oh, Boy!

The world is reeling:
Athens is up in flames,
Somali pirates in the high seas,
No leads to the Mumbai bombing,
Bailout plan did not pass Congress.

But the biggest news of them all -
VP Joe just bought a new puppy !!!

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  1. Date: 12/13/2008 7:48:00 AM
    Cutting perspective here, made me smile at the irony of it. Good one. Regards Heidie

  1. Date: 12/12/2008 5:59:00 PM
    Isn't it the truth??!!......the really important stuff get's overlooked whenever Brittney Spears gets in trouble or the VP gets a puppy...... everyone goes nuts! ~ Carrie

  1. Date: 12/12/2008 5:44:00 PM
    Was it a Maltese who likes to Samba? Is that why you are so upset? Muahahahahaha! Hey, that IS big new! : ) Love, Shar

  1. Date: 12/12/2008 2:37:00 PM
    I think the whole world has stepped out into left field...this is really an eye opener, poor puppy.....always, Christy

  1. Date: 12/12/2008 11:51:00 AM
    Heehee, indeed life changing news! LOL as the world is at war and people are starving...too funny, and yet, a bit satire and sad? Love me