Saturday, July 21, 2012
Monday, November 21, 2011
Sign this petition to the Whitehouse re Higher Ed crisis
Friday, August 19, 2011
Democracy in America's Republic has died: U.S. Congressman tells constituent to not email him:
Sunday, May 29, 2011
Coast-To-Coast AM parapsychology vs Bible witchcraft prohibitions
Coast to Coast AM, with host, Goerge Noory, was kind enough to take my call on their '5-25-2011' program (actually aired in the early AM hours of Thr 26 May 2011 in Eastern Standard Time). - Anyhow, they had a Parapsychology segment, and they advodated contacting the dead. With no disrespect meant, the Bible said they were wrong, and they were kind enough to take my 'dissenting' phone call. -- Scriptures in question include Deuteronomy 18:10-12 and Hebrews 9:27 -- See video for embedded comments as the call proceeds. For matters of reincarnation & proof of the Bible's accuracy, see http://GordonWatts.com/theology/reincarnation.html or http://GordonWayneWatts.com/theology/reincarnation.html -- for ways to 'test the spirits' (should YOU be visited by a ghost or a holy angel of God), see e.g., http://GordonWatts.com/theology/TestForProphetsAndSpirits.html or http://GordonWayneWatts.com/theology/TestForProphetsAndSpirits.html
For other theology issues, see http://GordonWatts.com/#theology or http://GordonWayneWatts/#theology
PS: I didn't mean to misspell his name in the video comments: It's George Noory, not Noorey.
Again, I do not mean to insult or disrespect Coast-to-Coast AM -- I'm glad & grateful they took my call. I'm 'Gordon from Lakeland, Florida' in case you're wondering.
Oh, 1 more thing: The other cites include these:
Yes -- IT IS POSSIBLE in the Bible FOR THE DEAD TO CONTACT US:
First off: the dead Moses & Elijhah DID appear to Peter, James, & John at the transfiguation: ""And, behold, there appeared unto them Moses and Elias talking with him."" --MATTHEW 17:3, see also: MARK 9:4 and LUKE 9:30.
Secondly: Samuel the prophet, who was dead, appeared to the witch at Endor and to King Saul:
"11Then said the woman, Whom shall I bring up unto thee? And he said, Bring me up Samuel.
12And when the woman saw Samuel, she cried with a loud voice: and the woman spake to Saul, saying, Why hast thou deceived me? for thou art Saul.
1st Samuel 28:11-12)
Coast to Coast AM ghost ghosts parapsychology reincarnation dead spirit spirits medium mediums bible God Jesus Christ witch witches witchcraft scary haunt haunted holy theology ghost hunter ghost hunters halloween lakeland gordon lakeland florida lakeland fla
Thursday, April 07, 2011
320 lb deadlift + 585 lb rack pull @ 120-lb bodyweight (DeadliftDay.wmv)
(Deadlift Day - actually 2 different days) Click 'Show More' for details... After an approximately 25-year layoff, I started back lifting weights on Sat. 25 Sept. 2011. That was not quite 6½ months ago. (Today is Thr. 07 April 2011.)
I couldn't lift more than 205 or maybe 225 -whether from the ground or the 'height correction' blocks.
Here, I finally worked up to 315 lbs x 2 reps & then 320x1 -albeit from the 4" blocks, a PR (personal record) 1RM (1-rep max).
I know this is not a 'legal competition' deadlift, but most people in my weight class (120-lb) are at least 4" shorter than me (I'm about 5'10"), and some are even shorter. (In all fairness, some of the very short people don't quite have as long a reach as me, which takes away from their 'close to the floor' pulling advantage: My reach is about 68 or 68½ inches -maybe a little more if I 'really stretch.')
Yes, I'm quite skinny, but it appears I'm in good health, and my 'crazy vegetarian' diet (actually very strict vegan) must not be so bad after all -it worked for me!
I do eat, sleep, and exercise as much as I can -and try to give my body sufficient 'recovery time' --as well as trying to 'manage stress,' so my "being skinny" is not because of either health problems or "anorexic" starvation eating disorders: I'm just rather skinny.
Perhaps, I will get more organised and post other lifting footage -since, after all, video-taping your lifting helps you get good form.
PS: I used no lifting belt, no "hand straps," and no lifting shoes for my lifts here (except shoes for the rack pulls) --and I incurred no injury, which means that if you keep your lower back straight, you will probably not injure yourself --probably your muscles will give out (for strength) before your back gives out (due to injury).
CAVEAT: I'm not a doctor, and I don't play one on T.V. (or my website), ... but I did stay in a holiday Inn once!
Proper credits are in *order* for some of those who have helped me get back in shape --CHRONOLOGICAL *order*, that is (time-wise).
* Nia Shanks, a world-record holder in my weight class http://NiaShanks.com is not only an inspiration (how could a girl that thin & light lift so much?!), but she is also very smart -and a friendly neighbour who wishes to help others in her Internet community.
* Bret Contreras http://BretContreras.com gives Nia very strong competition as far as his willingness to share his knowledge & help others. (He is also very smart.) - *Here*, he answers my question in 'ABC':
* Eric Cressey http://EricCressey.com can not only deadlift over 600lbs & bench press over 400 lbs, he is "expert" smart -and his contributions also were key in helping me make successful and safe gains in my exercise regimen.
I purchased the http://FatLossDetour.com plan from Nia (since she proved her expertise by lifting heavy pounds), and the http://ShowAndGoTraining.com plan from Eric. -- In Eric's case, he took FOURTEEN (14) months to get from 225 to 230 in the bench -apparently using the ;wrong' plan of attack! (and this was when he was 21-22 years old and about 165, I infer, so his problems were not due to youth), but now, he's gotten up to 400 (using his Show & Go plan), so I said to myself: If it worked for Eric, it works for me.
Lastly, I'd like to thank my peeps, buds, and hommies at Deb's Gym in Lakeland, Fla:
(Lakeland is about half-way between Tampa & Orlando, Fla.) -- This is the gym where world record holder April Mathis and (very) "StrongMan" & powerlifter Scott Weech workout. (They and their friends are also smart -and not just strong.) Brian Hopper and Rich (one of April's workout partners) were also quite helpful -as well as former Pittsburgh Pirates pro-baseball player, Keith Maxwell -and also Ernest & Nate (don't got your last names, but you also deserve a shout-out & proper credit for your help).
Oh, yeah.. and a motivational exercise video was no small motivation:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-cj9FnFaNY (It's 2 min 30 sec, so if you're the impatient type see the 'abridged vid -- it's only like 1:03)
Abridged vid of same above:
PS: Those vids are funny!
-- Gordon Wayne Watts -- LAKELAND, Florida, U.S.A.
http://GordonWatts.com -- http://GordonWayneWatts.com
deadlift "dead lift" powerlifting "power lifting" rackpull rackpulls "rack pull" "rack pulls" pr "personal record" 1rm "1 rep max" training fitness strength trailer
deadlift dead lift powerlifting power lifting rackpull rackpulls rack pull rack pulls pr personal record 1rm 1 rep max training fitness strength trailer exercise workout weightlifting weight lifting exercises workouts strong
Sunday, March 13, 2011
Limbaugh / Hannity Parent Company Admits Hiring Actors to Call Radio Shows
Sean Hannity program busted using 'fake' callers
OpEdNews did a report on this here and had over 44,000 views by just 1 day's time. On page 2, here, the author cites to Register Editor, Gordon Watts' report in par. 2 where he makes reference to "how Hannity's screeners practice bias and intimidation."