Daily Archives: January 7, 2011

The Scott Sisters Freed From Prison For Organ Transplant

The New York Times: Two Mississippi sisters who have been imprisoned for 16 years were released on Friday morning on the condition that the younger sibling donate a kidney to her older sister, whose organs are failing. Jamie and Gladys … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread

Ricardo Treviño, Jr. (born May 16, 1971, in Houston, Texas), known professionally as Rick Trevino, is an American country music artist of Mexican American descent.[1] Signed to Columbia Records in 1993, Trevino began his career that year with the release … Continue reading

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