Riding shotgun for Santa! Ho Ho Ho and a bottle of rum?

I’m not sure which is the more disturbing of news here; the fact that Somali warlords and pirates are hijacking loads off of cargo ships at a record clip or the fact that Blackwater Worldwide , the private army (and apparently navy and air force) for hire is now offering its services on the pirate strewn seas off the coast of Somali.

With Christmas coming upon us, the warnings are out that our Christmas presents may be hard to come by, if the current level of pilferage continues. As Christmas approaches it appears that Santa now needs an escort, and here we thought that was the main responsibility of NORAD, which normally provides that Christmas Eve assistance every year…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article atowncalledpodunk.blogspot.com/2 … 2134887359 )-