Marshall Independenthttp://www.Marshallindependent.comTop Blogsen-usThu, 2 Oct 2014 08:39:05 EDTThu, 2 Oct 2014 08:39:05 EDT lady's 80's-80.htmlWomen's activist Gloria Steinem is 80. Wow. She is quoted in an Associated Press story about being honored at the international human rights organization Equality Now. <P> I remember when she famously said, "This is what 40 looks like.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:27:43 EDTThe 1491s today's paper on the Opinion page, is a column by L. Brent Bozell, a syndicated columnist. Bozell writes about his distaste for comedian Jon Stewart and his "Daily Show," how it is slanted and skewers conservatives.Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:28:21 EDTOops you are glad when you wake up in the morning and you realize your dream isn't real. Like when I lost some teeth in a dream or when I was told I was pregnant with my fifth child in a recent dream. <P> This morning's dream was differen.Fri, 5 Sep 2014 09:18:39 EDTFront page frivolity that was oddly fun - doing that ice bucket challenge this week. By now everyone in the world has taken the challenge, including toddlers and babies, which is not necessary. One hundred million dollars has been raised for ALS, which is g.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:43:06 EDTA foggy day in Marshalltown! I made it into work this morning unscathed. That was the worst fog that I can remember driving in in a long time. On Highway 23, I could barely see where to turn off to get into Marshall. I saw one lady in an SUV driving with the lights off.Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:45:56 EDT