Daily Archives: June 3, 2006

Java Earthquake Relief

Untitled document I know there's a lot of other things going on right now and the world seems to have forgotten about a lot of other things, but there was a major natural disaster in Java just a very short … Continue reading

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What’s Lost

Untitled document I think this is well worth the read. In today's Washington Post is an op-ed from Frank Schaeffer that describes a bit about things that can go horribly wrong even in a "good" war. "I saw an ugly … Continue reading

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101st Blog Of The Day

Untitled document My continuing trek to visit one member of the fighting 101st each day took me over to Pyscmeistr's Ice Palace today. The thong thing is evil. I mean that. Do not look. You've been warned. There's a good review … Continue reading

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Still More Protests In Iran

Untitled document Despite a crackdown, still more protests are going on in Iran every day. Gateway Pundit again has an incredible roundup from all over on the situation. This is coming in from all over. But what is the mainstream … Continue reading

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Chavezism Failing?

Untitled document Really interesting article in the Washington Post about a strong backlash that is brewing through many areas of Latin America against Hugo Chavez and his heavy-handed attempts to spread his political philosophy around the area. It sounds like … Continue reading

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Driving While Stupid

Untitled document You get into an accident with your car. Your car is able to drive away, so you do. Then the police stop by your house and arrest you for leaving the scene of an accident. Oh and on suspicion of … Continue reading

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I Scream For Ice Cream – Redux

Untitled document Earlier, we brought you several news items regarding ice cream. Not to be outdone, a Japanese theme park has just held an annual event that features, well, bizarre ice cream flavors. Anyone for rattlesnake ice cream? Japan is … Continue reading

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Wishful Thinking

Untitled document Iran's President has rejected any discussion about stopping it's nuclear activities. Not that that is stopping the wishful thinkers from believing he's just "staking out a negotiating position." President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's comments suggested Tehran may have already decided … Continue reading

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“You Don’t Need Papers For Voting.”

Untitled document And with those words captured on audio tape, Francine Busby may have assured her own defeat. Busby is running against Brian Bilbray in a special election to fill the seat in the House vacated by Randy “Duke” Cunningham … Continue reading

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Terrorism Arrests In Canada

Untitled document Stephen Taylor has a very thorough round-up of the series of arrests made yesterday and last night in Canada. It would appear that the RCMP broke up a major terror plot. Taylor reports 12 men and 5 minors … Continue reading

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More Details On The Raid In London

Untitled document This really does not sound good at the moment. A DESPERATE search is under way for a “chemical vest” that a British suicide bomber was ready to deploy in a terror attack on London. Police fear that the … Continue reading

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Ace Is In Rare Form

Untitled document From the sexed up title to the challenge at the end, the Ace has a great take on journalism. Sedate, Sober Media Professional Calls Bloggers "Stupid Poopypants Fartheads" Well, okay, that quote is, umm, paraphrased. But sometimes (and … Continue reading

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Manufacturing Quotes

Untitled document Greyhawk over at Mudville Gazette has an outstanding dissection of some of the "quotations" being commonly used by the media. It's pretty damning. Whilst avoiding a larger discussion of what happened in Haditha, let's take a look at … Continue reading

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Snakes On A Bride!

Untitled document A woman in Eastern India recently married a cobra in an hour long ceremony. About 2,000 people attended the blessed event. NEW DELHI – A woman who said she had fallen in love with a snake got married to … Continue reading

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Freedom Of Speech In Canada

Untitled document What exactly does the term free speech mean? Does it mean to that you have an absolute right to say whatever you want, whenever you want? Actually, yes it does within certain limits. Does it mean you will … Continue reading

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