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Why I Skipped Super Bowl Sunday This Year

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strip bannernew-logo25By Gary G. Kohls, MD

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“In thinking back on how effective is TV advertising, I sincerely can’t remember ever buying a single thing that I saw advertised there. In fact I wonder if I might even be making subconscious mental notes to myself to NOT purchase anything that is hyped there.”

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It’s Just a Football Game, People!

A surprising 50% of the US population didn’t watch the 9 hours of TV coverage of Super Bowl Sunday this year. I confess that I was one of them. And it wasn’t the first time that I have intentionally skipped the over-hyped, often tiresome Super Bowl extravaganza, reportedly the day when there is more domestic abuse than any other day of the year. I suppose such an act will be counted as heresy among some of my friend, but so be it.

“When in Rome, do as the Romans do” makes a certain amount of sense, until you change it to “When in Munich, do as the Nazis do.” That adds another dimension to the earlier saying. Most of us like to think that we would have been anti-fascist resisters in Nazified Munich if we had lived there during the 12 year Thousand Year Reich, although protesting fascism in Hitler’s Germany would have been much more hazardous than protesting the corruption, abuses and hidden consequences of NFL football in America. More

Voices Carry For Animals #28

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Hosted by Debbie Dahmer

Guest: Leo Grillo – The founder of the world’s largest No Kill, Care-for-Life Sanctuary of its kind in the world, Leo Grillo started off his career as an actor.  https://www.facebook.com/deltarescuesanctuary  D.E.L.T.A.  Rescue  Non-Profit Organization.

Dedication & Everlasting Love To Animals is the largest no-kill, care-for-life sanctuary of its type in the world. D.E.L.T.A. Rescue was founded by actor/animal welfare activist Leo Grillo. To learn more, visit www.deltarescue.org. An organization dedicated to rescuing animals abandoned in the wilderness and stopping the cruel practice of animal abandonment. D.E.L.T.A. Rescue receives no help from the government and relies solely on donor contribution

Mission: Dedication and Everlasting Love to Animals (D.E.L.T.A.) reaches over three million people a year to educate them with regard to the plight of animals, and to encourage them not to abandon their pets. We rescue abandoned animals and care for over 1,500 of them at the largest animal rescue sanctuary in the world, and we also support rescue programs outside of the United States. In addition, we develop, produce, and distribute documentary, instructional and feature projects. These projects are meant to increase global awareness of the plight of animals, to teach specific skills regarding animal care, and to encourage individual to rescue and care for animals.

Awards D.E.L.T.A. Rescue was awarded BEST IN AMERICA status by Independent Charities of America! In a letter congratulating us, ICA said to be proud – only about 3% of the charities they deal with earn this recognition. They study charities, analyze their expenses and their mission, and make a determination.

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