Man buys entire family DNA tests for Christmas and there are some shocking results


A man has revealed how he almost ruined his family Christmas (stock image) (Image: Getty Images) By: Courtney Pochin/UK Mirror There’s always one family member who turns up at Christmas with a rather bizarre present.   From homemade items that didn’t quite go to plan, to last minute gifts purchased on the way over, we thought we’d seenContinue reading “Man buys entire family DNA tests for Christmas and there are some shocking results”

merry STUPID christmas (self inflected wounds)


  Its 2018, another year filled with stupid adults who shouldn’t leave their homes without professional supervision. _____________________________________________________   Despite all the warnings, every year shoppers fill the cars with gifts and return to the mall to shop.  Once their shopping is completed they return to an empty car with a broken window.   At anContinue reading “merry STUPID christmas (self inflected wounds)”

These Are the Books We’re Giving Our Friends This Year


Every year, Mother Jones receives hundreds of worthy books, but there are always a handful that truly stand out, the ones we end up foisting on friends and family. Well, friends and family, here you go, in no particular order. Also, be sure and check out the Best Cookbooks post by food and ag writerContinue reading “These Are the Books We’re Giving Our Friends This Year”

British Mom on welfare borrows nearly 5K for Christmas from Pay Day Loan Outlets


Katie McGill has hit out at payday loan firms for failing to carry out checks and leaving her in a ‘vicious circle’ of loans and debts Debt: Katie McGill By:Tom McTague/UK Mirror A hard-up single mum on benefits has hit out at payday loan firms for failing to carry out checks and letting her getContinue reading “British Mom on welfare borrows nearly 5K for Christmas from Pay Day Loan Outlets”

SUCKING it up for the HOLIDAYS


From the Butterball ads, to the movies and TV specials.  Tis the season to be Jolly, fa,la,la,la,la,la la la.    Where everyone makes it on time to cut the perfect Turkey.   We are sucked in by perfect images of  flawless food and the perfect families. Its all kisses and hugs…Ahhhh, what  a crock! ThanksgivingContinue reading “SUCKING it up for the HOLIDAYS”

Sacratomatoville Post Top 10 ( Most Popular Blog in 2012)


I find it very difficult to describe Sacratomatoville Post.  Its curious, insightful,warped, sensitive and personal.  This years top ten is curious at best.  Who had the fastest phone network was very important to readers as wsd smoking marijuana.  A LOT of people were fascinated by Charles Hamilton love of teddy bears. 10. Every carrier claims they have the fastestContinue reading “Sacratomatoville Post Top 10 ( Most Popular Blog in 2012)”

The Ultimate Christmas Gift: A Home


A Longview woman and her daughter received what she considers to be the greatest Christmas gift a little early this year — the gift of a permanent home. Wesla Richardson and her 5-year-old daughter, Veta, moved into their new home in South Longview this past week after completing the requirements for the Habitat for HumanityContinue reading “The Ultimate Christmas Gift: A Home”

Bad Santas: Booze, brawling and burglary.. the worst Father Christmases of all time


Thought Billy Bob Thornton‘s conman character was bad? He’s got nothing on these… What do we do with the drunken Santa? Wales’ annual Santa Run sees 4,000 men dressed as Father Christmas descend on Newtown, Powys, for a festive half-marathon, followed by an almighty booze-up. Alas, 2004’s event was marred by a 30-Santa brawl atContinue reading “Bad Santas: Booze, brawling and burglary.. the worst Father Christmases of all time”

Lunch lady slammed for food that is ‘too good’


  A talented head cook at a school in central Sweden has been told to stop baking fresh bread and to cut back on her wide-ranging veggie buffets because it was unfair that students at other schools didn’t have access to the unusually tasty offerings. Annika Eriksson, a lunch lady at school in Falun,Sweden was told that her cooking is just too good. Pupils at theContinue reading “Lunch lady slammed for food that is ‘too good’”