Kony 2012

Kony 2012

It is a reality that not everyone watches or hears news consistently on a daily basis. I, myself is guilty of this because of so many things I do which left me no time to seat in front of a television. On the other hand, it is also true that not everything that happens in the world is broadcasted to newscast. There are different factors causing this and discussing that can be considered on another blog topic.

This time, I would like to focus about KONY 2012 and I hope I can share with you the same enlightenment that I had after encountering this campaign. KONY 2012 is a campaign raised by Invisible Children to make everyone aware who Joseph Kony is and how everyone is in danger while he is at large and continues to kidnap children to make them his army and sex slaves.

Joseph Kony is the leader of Lord Resistance Army that mainly operates in Uganda. This army operation includes abduction of children to be turned as part of his army of children and girls are turned into sex slaves.  Joseph Kony kills the family of children he abducts so the children are left with no choice but to submit to his orders. Most of these kidnapping happens in the rural parts of Uganda.

We hope that you take part in viewing the campaign video to make Joseph Kony popular. Making him popular will soon lead to his arrest and most importantly save all the children he abducted. This is the only way the atrocities of the leader of the Lord Resistance Army will ever be stopped.  Sharing this video to our friends and family is one of the little actions we can do but it will greatly impact the mission of this campaign.


2012 Blues T-shirt design contest for shirt Fanatics!!!

Hello everyone,  hope i can help you by reposting this shirt design contest….original post is here.

Once again we are having an OPEN competition for our annual Texas Blues Radio T-shirt design for 2012.
We don’t have big prizes to give away, but if selected, your design will be worn by hundreds of blues fans in Dallas/Fort Worth and all around the world. The winner will receive 3 shirts and one pair of tickets to the KNON Blues Fest on January 28th and 29th, 2012. The winner will be chosen by the Texas Blues Radio DJs.
All entries become the property of KNON and will not be returned.
Deadline for entry is Friday, January 6, 2012 at 8 pm CST.
The winner will be announced the week of February 5th, 2012.
 Here’s the technical details:
The design MUST include the following text:
Texas Blues Radio KNON 89.3 FM
Dallas/Fort Worth (or Dallas-Fort Worth)
 size must be no larger than 8.5 X 11 inches
2 color, black and white LINE ART designs, only
no half tones or shading
must NOT portray any real person, living or dead
the design must be your ORIGINAL artwork
we reserve the right to edit or amend the design as we see fit
 Designs may be submitted by e-mail to:
donotemp@lycos.com with “KNON t-shirt” in the subject line
 Designs may be submitted by snail mail to:
KNON Texas Blues Radio t-shirt contest
P.O. Box 710909
Dallas, Texas 75371
 or leave in Don O’s mailbox at KNON
 We look forward to seeing YOUR ideas for our 2012 TBR t-shirt!

Prince Philip leaves hospital after heart operation

Prince Philip, 90 year old Duke has been release from the hospital 4 days after the minimally invasive coronary stent in.  Though, question that remains floating is when he will resume official engagements.

In an interview with Fiona Bruce of  BBC, “I reckon I’ve done my bit. I want to enjoy myself for a bit now with less responsibilities, less frantic rushing about, less preparation, less trying to think of something to say.”

“On top of that, the memory’s going. I can’t remember names. Yes, I am just sort of winding down. I am getting rid of things.”

Prince Philip Spent Christmas in Hospital

Queen Elizabeth II in her christmas message stressed on the importance of family during the season. 

The Royal family is very thankful for the recovery of the 90-year old Prince Philip on his heart procedure in  Papworth Hospital, Cambridgeshire.  The prince missed the royal family’s traditional Christmas festivities  after he complaint for chest pain on Friday, 23rd of December. The doctors diagnosis of the chest pain is because of a blocked coronary artery–as a result, doctor’s put a coronary stent in.

“The Duke is in good spirits and will remain in hospital under observation for a short period,” the palace said.