XLFD
  • Male
  • Ludington, MI
  • United States
Online Now
Share on Facebook Share

XLFD's Friends

  • Barry R. Schrader
  • jfc123
  • Marcia Bonnville
  • Edward Hahn
  • Hometown Girl
  • Eric Hjerstedt Sharp
  • Barney Reinberg
  • MED
  • angrymomma
  • yetihunter
  • wildfire
  • Dr Tesla
  • Darlene R Gannon
  • David Organ
  • Patricia Ann Olson

XLFD's Discussions

Are Smart Meters a Smart Move?

Started yesterday 0 Replies

The public comment at the last city Ludington council meeting had a representative from Consumer's Energy speaking on behalf of Smart Meters and telling us of their impending installment in Ludington…Continue

Tags: torch, meters, ludington, mckee, technology

Symple Symbolic Sympathy Symptomatic of Leadington's Sympletons

Started this discussion. Last reply by XLFD yesterday. 6 Replies

The truly generous person is generous in anonymity.  The falsely generous only are generous when they can benefit from it.  The Flint water crisis was mothered by politics and political parties:  a…Continue

Tags: bayou, crisis, mystery, democrat, republican

 

Welcome, XLFD!

Latest Activity

XLFD posted a photo

Attn: COLDNews, Mason Co. Political Parties and Officials, etc.

For those entities in our county that choose to ignore our own community's health and safety issues while grandstanding about Flint's problems which are at least getting some due attention.
3 hours ago
XLFD replied to jfc123's discussion DEQ report and why it is important to the history of Ludington.
"Definitely proof that the city cannot assign complete blame to the Creamery Corners drain bringing in stuff from factories in PM Township when their own drain is totally contained within the city limits and may be contributing to the…"
16 hours ago
XLFD replied to XLFD's discussion Dropping the Bomb and Expecting More
"The police have arrested a suspect living out of state in this case:  Sheriff’s Office makes arrest in Covenant Christian School bomb threat. Providing this person is guilty, it will be relief for those who had to live through the…"
16 hours ago
XLFD posted a discussion

Are Smart Meters a Smart Move?

The public comment at the last city Ludington council meeting had a representative from Consumer's Energy speaking on behalf of Smart Meters and telling us of their impending installment in Ludington homes (3:00 in, transcription follows):January 25, 2016 Ludington City Council from Mason County District Library on Vimeo.Dennis McKee:  "Consumer's Energy is updating it's electric…See More
yesterday
Jasper replied to XLFD's discussion Calhoun County Shooting Has Conflicting Reports
"Police are not listed in the State of Michigan's database for licensing.  I find this unacceptable.  Hell, even a funeral home or crematorium requires licensing.  Want to get a haircut, tattoo, run a daycare etc...the state of…"
yesterday
stump replied to XLFD's discussion Calhoun County Shooting Has Conflicting Reports
"Law enforcement / police are licensed by the state aren't they? I wonder why they are reviewed by there superiors or other police departments. If you are a doctor, nurse, builder or any other person licensed by the state you have a board of…"
yesterday
XLFD replied to jfc123's discussion DEQ report and why it is important to the history of Ludington.
"Through a FOIA I found that this drain was constructed back in 1972 to act as a sanitary storm drain for a system that mostly centered along Staffon Street with a high mark all the way up to Dexter Street on the north side.  The numbers on…"
yesterday
XLFD replied to jfc123's discussion Ludington lives matter also!
"The aptly named "Sandy" got sandy at the bottom of the Pere Marquette Lake for the second time in three years and it's rescue was observed by the USCG, NOAA and other agencies as noted in this Mlive report.  It was a popular show…"
yesterday
XLFD replied to jfc123's discussion Ludington lives matter also!
"Of particular note regarding the 480 page BRA Report on the PM Lake Bayou was the notable indifference they put on the widespread contamination found in the sediments of the bayou bottom.  The only precaution they put on it was that if the…"
yesterday
XLFD replied to XLFD's discussion Symple Symbolic Sympathy Symptomatic of Leadington's Sympletons
"I have organically gotten a wide degree of exposure on at least two different occasions in other media for the Waterfront Park covert bathroom cameras in 2013 and with the exposure of the "Claire the Book Girl" fiasco from last year. …"
yesterday
XLFD replied to XLFD's discussion Calhoun County Shooting Has Conflicting Reports
"I think there should be some dialog between the citizens of Calhoun County and their sheriff's office as to whether this was incident was handled 100% properly once all the particulars surface.  One can make the case that the deputy shot…"
yesterday
Willy replied to XLFD's discussion Symple Symbolic Sympathy Symptomatic of Leadington's Sympletons
"jfc123 is absolutely correct. You produce excellent reports. Your articles are completely opposite of what LDN put's out. I would also like to see your articles be more widely distributed but I have no idea how that could accomplished. Why not…"
yesterday
Willy replied to XLFD's discussion Calhoun County Shooting Has Conflicting Reports
"I don't know what to make of the video. The man was acting like a target in a shooting arcade. Up and down, back and forth. Strange. Either the man was as stupid as they come, was drunk or on drugs or he had a death wish. If I were being shot…"
yesterday
XLFD replied to jfc123's discussion Ludington lives matter also!
"Ironic that a guy named Leduff would be doing investigative reporting on led.  We need the private Virginia Tech team that stepped up and protected the citizens of Flint better than our elected and appointed officials did.  Where was…"
yesterday
XLFD replied to jfc123's discussion Ludington lives matter also!
"Every E-mail to their in-box left unanswered is future proof of their incompetence and complicity in the dirty deeds.  Every meeting where they remain silent when I put forth the official studies and their results to them showing…"
yesterday
XLFD replied to XLFD's discussion Calhoun County Shooting Has Conflicting Reports
"The police have released the video seen at this WOOD link, [Caution: may not be for the faint-hearted] it looks as if the deputy used some discretion, while the suspect looks to have wanted to be shot.  It does show why the three disparate…"
yesterday

XLFD's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

XLFD's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Comment Wall (82 comments)

You need to be a member of The Ludington Torch to add comments!

Join The Ludington Torch

At 6:12pm on January 28, 2016, Jackie Derrick said…

Thank you for the nice welcome :)

At 3:21pm on November 17, 2015, Barry R. Schrader said…

Do you have an e-mail address that I could use that is more private?

barryschrader@pobox.com

At 7:29pm on October 31, 2015, Barry R. Schrader said…

Perhaps time to “treat” them to a recall election. Oops, no ---------- way past time.

At 8:18pm on October 23, 2015, Nonfiction said…

Thank you and grateful XLFD.

At 8:35pm on September 8, 2015, Inquiring Mind said…
Managing Fugitive Dust by the DEQ.
At 10:21pm on June 14, 2015, Shelby Sowle said…
Who are you? Whats your name?
At 7:36am on May 27, 2015, Jack O'Neil said…

Indeed I am

At 8:26pm on March 23, 2015, Melinda said…

Thanks, but its not much of a "spring" yet.

At 1:34am on March 14, 2015, Judy Carl said…

Thanks for welcoming me. I've been here several times and enjoyed your insightful articles.  Bring it on. The hotter, the better! I LOVE conflict!

At 7:35pm on February 3, 2015, Hometown Girl said…

Thank you for the welcome.  I am looking forward to reading/commenting on interesting information.

 
 
 

© 2016   Created by XLFD.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service