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    Top -Siders

    I just bought a pair from Amazon. They are made in the Dominican Republic. Is there as place to buy them there at a discount?
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    Playa Grande Article

    Nice four page article in the April Golf Digest.
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    Christmas with louise

    : Subject: CHRISTMAS WITH LOUISE As a joke, my brother Jay used to hang a pair of panty hose over his fireplace before Christmas. He said all he wanted was for Santa to fill them. What they say about Santa checking the list twice must be true because every Christmas morning, although...
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    Empiric

    For those of you who have not had the opportunity to learn from him, we have a new non-resident expert on everything dealing with the D R. We don't know where he lives or what his first language is. Little is known of him except his expertise in all areas Dominican. Please follow him and learn.
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    Woody Hayes

    Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer turned to one of the greatest coaches of all time, Woody Hayes, to grab the attention of his brethren at a coaching convention this weekend. Meyer, during what Ohio State officials later said was a joke, recalled a story early in Meyer's tenure as an Ohio...
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    Wrong e-mail address

    A Minneapolis couple decided to go to Florida to thaw out during a particularly icy winter. They planned to stay at the same hotel where they spent their honeymoon 20 years earlier. Because of hectic schedules, it was difficult to coordinate their travel schedules. So, the husband left...
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    No Bull

    We recently spent $2500 on a young Longhorn bull. We put him out with the herd but he just ate grass and wouldn't even look at a cow. I was beginning to suspect he was gay, if that's possible with a bull. Anyhow, I had the Vet come have a look at him. He said the bull was very healthy, but...
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    50 Shades of Golf

    Four guys have been going on the same golf trip for many years. This year, Ralph's wife puts her foot down and tells him he isn't going. And thus he calls his buddies and tells them the bad news. Two days later, the other guys arrive at the resort to begin their yearly golf getaway. And of...
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    Morning Sex

    She was standing in the kitchen, preparing our usual soft-boiled eggs and toast for breakfast, wearing only The 'T' shirt that she normally slept in. As I walked in, almost awake, she turned to me and said softly, "You've got to make love to me this very moment!" My eyes lit up and I...
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    Drinking & Driving

    I would like to share an experience with you about drinking and driving. As you well know, some of us have been lucky not to have had brushes with the authorities on our way home from the various social sessions over the years. A couple of nights ago, I was out for a few drinks with some...
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    2001 Exchange Rate

    Does anyone possibly know what the USD to DOP rate was on 24/12/01? I may need it for an insurance claim Thanks.
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    Coyote Control

    The Sierra Club and the U.S. Forest Service were presenting an alternative to Wyoming ranchers for controlling the coyote population. It seems that after years of the ranchers using the tried and true methods of shooting and/or trapping the predators, the tree-huggers had a "more humane"...
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    Wedding Dance

    Wedding dance off - First dance evolves into a brief history - on Bore Me
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    Brett Favre

    Brett is starting for the Jets today. The most recent of the long line of outstanding quarterbacks going all the way back to DR1's very own Cobraboy.
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    Fitch Ratings - DR Elictricity Sector

    I'm certain that someone has probably already put this up, but just in case no one has: "Fitch says electricity sector is near collapse. The Fitch Ratings consulting firm has issued a special report, published this week, that says that the Dominican Republic electricity sector is on the verge...
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    Cane Sugar or HFCS

    How are soft drinks in the DR sweetened? Cane sugar or HFCS?
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    Rice

    Rice prices are going up very quickly causing world-wide problems. Is the DR a net producer or consumer of rice?
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    April Fools Joke

    AOL had this today. I'm certain that all of you already knew what happens when you press Ctrl, Alt, down arrow.
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    Estate Planning

    Dan was a single guy living at home with his father and working in the family business. When he found out he was going to inherit a fortune when his sickly father died, he decided he needed a wife with which to share his fortune. One evening at an investment meeting he spotted the most...
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    Mutual Fund

    This is the God's truth. Three weeks ago I sold all of my shares in a very prominent mutual fund because it was under performing. I was with my financial advisor Friday and he showed me a letter from one of the fund's managers. I guess that some people rely on "spell check" and don't review the...