Yes, Channa Is A Winnah….

she did it, she did it, she did it..!! On September 13, 2009 I wrote on Ms. Aicha Ech Channa in the Sweet September series.. I posted that Ms. Channa was nominated for the 2009 Opus Prize: results expected early November 2009  and that Daily Ping Pong would be rooting for her. We did and…

Hi-(Five) Hope

The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship- R.W.Emerson

Go Kiss The World

My friend AT from Dubai,  shared an email this morning  which immediately caught my attention. It opened to a memo from the Human Resources manager from Nuclear Power Corporation Of India, specifically calling for public display of an article that defines ‘success’. (Please click on the document for larger version). So what does that article…

Happy Remembrance Day Canada!

……and for my friends south of the border, HAPPY VETERANS DAY ! in case you missed President Obama’s heart-wrenching speech from yesterday…..

New Arrival

Family, friends and Romans…I announce with great pleasure a new arrival, a new cause, a new forum…… Ping Pong In Motion please take a moment and visit the new blogsite, offer your suggestions and support as always. Because without you, there can be no Ping nor Pong!! Your kindness and generosity is greatly and thankfully…

Tuesday’s Headsmacks

So exactly how bad is Stupak or Stupakitis or Stupakosis or whatever…?  Very bad says Jon Walker at Firedoglake:: The Stupak amendment reaches far beyond any of the reporting so far. It could effectively stop many employer-provided health insurance plans from covering abortions for tens of millions of Americans. It reads: In General – No…

Early Bloomin’ If This Weather Lasts …

…..I honestly think that if we continue to have such 18+ degrees all of this week, trees and tulips will start blooming again..Hey, me no complain’ sugar!! Hold on you weatherbots, apparently we will be back to 9 degrees from Wednesday…. umm, it was a nice thought though.  

Beautiful Weekend……

……..for past two days we have had almost +20 like weather outside. People were running/biking in shorts. It is amazing having this special treat in November especially after some chilly coldfront for past several weeks. Got some raking done and enjoyed walking barefoot on the lawn………and of course the cherry on the pie was having…

Yes It Is….

President Techie’s tweet. Sure, this is history Mr.President and now please mobilise action to remove that stoopid Stupak amendment and make it an even more sweet,  memorable and meaningful history. We have full hope on you. CONGRATS  MR. PRESIDENT AND EYES ON THIS BALL PLEASE!!!