HIJACKED: to seize a vehicle by force or threat of force


For the past three weeks the media has been focused upon the disappearance of the flight from Malaysia to China.   It has disappeared.   For some strange reason yet to be determined, the plane lost contact with the ground after leaving Malaysia en route to Bejing and just disappeared. There have been all kinds of speculations […]

PIRATE: a person who robs or commits illegal violence at sea or on the shores of the sea.


It’s almost Hallowe’en and time for children to dress up as characters out of history, fantasy, or everyday life.   In doing so, we have found ways to romanticize rogues to become a part of entertainment.   Murderers, brigands, horror movie characters, vampires, and walking dead turn out to be the 4 year old from next door.  […]