I Am So Annoyed

I am so annoyed :-)
We find stories about the most annoying things and bring them to you!

You are currently browsing posts with the Utah tag/keyword

A problem looking for a solution

Friday, November 27th, 2009   1:56 pm | Author: Isabelle | Environment, Food, Life | Add Comment
Tags: ,

I read this article in the New York Times and I can’t figure out why someone has not come up with a solution.

 

The problem is that the carp in Lake Utah has flourished and is threatening to throw off the ecological balance. The Utah Department of Natural Resources is trying to remove 50 million pounds of carp over the next 6 years.

 

So far they have not figured out how to dispose of 10 to 20 tons of carp each day.

 

“The common carp, introduced in the United States from Europe over a century ago, has done uncommonly well in Utah Lake — so well that it has out competed the June sucker, a native fish on the federal endangered species list.”  

 

It seems to me that there should be a way to cook and freeze the fish and ship it to homeless shelters and soup kitchens across the country.

 

There must be ..continue reading

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars6 Stars (2 votes, average: 6.00 out of 6)
Loading ... Loading ...

We need more Republicans like this one

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009   12:30 pm | Author: Art | Politics/Government | Add Comment
Tags: , , ,

As I have posted here before I am a Republican but fed up with the far right’s take over of the party. They totally destroyed what moderate Republicans are looking for.

 

One example of what a moderate Republican is and one who can appeal to those who are sick of both the far right and the far left is Governor Jon Huntsman of Utah who just resigned to become Ambassador to China. The Republican leadership should look at Huntsman as an example of what the fuure could be like for the party.

 

As governor he was a leading proponent of economic development, health-care reform, education and energy security. He also supported civil unions.

 

I found some of his parting advice to his replacement Lt. Gov. Gary Herbert particularly profound with all the noise these days. He said “stand up to the most intemperate, intolerant voices who, even though they tend to be the loudest, don’t ..continue reading

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars6 Stars (3 votes, average: 5.67 out of 6)
Loading ... Loading ...

Follow us on Twitter at Soannoyed     Subscribe to our RSS feed

Post by Title:


copyright © 2009 by Mirage · credits · terms and posting rules



















If you are searching for a music and lyrics site this is the one Favorite Lyric or Favorite Lyrics