Gongol.com Archives: April 2006
Brian Gongol

The United States of America (2006.04.04)
Memorial to One of the Biggest Heroes of 9/11

News (2006.04.04)
Thousands of People Risking Life and Limb to Get to the West

Computers and the Internet (2006.04.04)
1/3 of Traffic to Major Media Websites from Archived Content

Iowa (2006.04.04)
Candidates for New UNI President

Business and Finance (2006.04.04)
Richest Men in History

Weather and Disasters (2006.04.04)
Houston to Test New Evacuation Plans in May
The evacuation of Houston in advance of Hurricane Rita was an awful failure, and with five major hurricanes in one of the forecasts for 2006, and another forecast predicting a hurricane strike in or near New York, better plans for mass evacuation are overdue. Related: The Federal bill for Hurricanes Katrina and Rita is now $88 billion in direct costs, and rising.

Socialism Doesn't Work (2006.04.04)
Venezuela Confiscates French-Owned Oil Fields
Chavez continues to reveal himself a communist

Humor and Good News (2006.04.04)
On Teaching English
(Rough language) "I wasted two years of my life trying to teach these people English. It can't be done, any more than you can train a cat to build a chess-playing computer."

News (2006.04.04)
Mexican Families Get Wealthier, Have Fewer Children

Threats and Hazards (2006.04.04)
Minnesota Man Planned to Bomb County Courthouse

Humor and Good News (2006.04.04)
Shatner Sings
(Videos) The man is hilarious, and he clearly knows it, even when selling Commodore computers and lampooning himself. Not everyone gets their own DVD club.