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Who dat Kneeling?

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I am an NFL girl, love my New Orleans Saints and still do. Who dat!

This past weekend, what I saw was painfully shocking to me. I was offended, hurt, and my first reaction was to complain…
“How dare 14 Saints disrespect the flag and anthem!”
After a few minutes, I examined my response. My goal in life is to not be offended in anything, like Christ, who was perfect… but I am not. 

So, it took a few minutes to reboot the system.

Then I did what millions of Americans did…I went to social media. Yikes!

I posted a sad picture of my dog, wearing his Saints jersey and expressed his sadness and disappointment in the actions of our beloved team.


But, I knew the hell storm that would be coming. Especially from all my Southern friends and family, this was not gonna sit well. The reactions were heated, strong and angry.

Don’t mess with Mamma, the flag or God!



I tried to gear my thoughts to “What would Jesus Do?” Rage at people that disagree with me? Spit out foul insults at the football players? Point …

Can a Solar Eclipse Really Blind You?

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Can a Solar Eclipse Really Blind You?

"Research also suggests that while a lot of the damage may heal, some may be permanent. One 1995 study followed 58 patients who sustained eye damage after viewing a 1976 eclipse in Turkey. Healing occurred during the first month after the eclipse, the researchers reported in the journal Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, but by 18 months, whatever damage remained was permanent up to 15 years later."

How to Check your Solar Glasses?

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How can you tell if your solar viewer is not safe? 
You shouldn't be able to see anything through a safe solar filter except the Sun itself or something comparably bright, such as the Sun reflected in a mirror, a sunglint off shiny metal, the hot filament of an unfrosted incandescent light bulb, a bright halogen light bulb, a bright-white LED bulb (including the flashlight on your smartphone), a bare compact fluorescent (CFL) bulb, or an arc-welding torch. All such sources (except perhaps the welding torch) should appear quite dim through a solar viewer. If you can see shaded lamps or other common household light fixtures (not bare bulbs) of more ordinary brightness through your eclipse glasses or handheld viewer, and you're not sure the product came from a reputable vendor, it’s no good. Safe solar filters produce a view of the Sun that is comfortably bright (like the full Moon), in focus, and surrounded by dark sky. If you glance at the Sun through …

Hurricane Camille 1969

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WLOX Hurricane Camille