Daily Archives: June 12, 2006

It Is Well You Wear Your Tinfoil Hats

Untitled document For the awesome power of Republicans will smite the very heavens. No, really. Ask Bill Clinton. He actually told people in a speech that Republicans cause hurricanes. As Tropical Storm Alberto threatened to strengthen into the ninth hurricane … Continue reading

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Kozvention Wrap-Up

Untitled document Allah's secret agent appears to have survived the Koz Kidz festival with both arms intact, despite my advice to chew an arm off and run for it. He's made of some stern material, he is. But because he … Continue reading

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101st Blog Of The Day

Untitled document Today, my continuing mission to visit one member of the fighting 101st each day led me over to Red Hot Cuppa Politics. Frau Budgie has a disturbing post up about some Marines who are being investigated for an … Continue reading

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Armor And Accidents

Untitled document My son told me about this problem some time ago. All the armor that politicians have insisted the military needs to install on Humvees have made the vehicles prone to rollover accidents. DAYTON, Ohio, June 11 — Thousands … Continue reading

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Sealed Versus Sealed

Untitled document Jason Leopold, in a desperate attempt to see if any will still read anything he writes after the last debacle over the "any second now they're gonna frog march Rove" incident, has published another piece over at Truthout. … Continue reading

Posted in Foto Phun, Humor | 7 Comments

And This Is Why

Untitled document The Democrats are just not getting the traction they think they should have. Representative Jim Moran, a Democrat out of Northern Virginia made this statement: Moran, D-8th, told those attending the Arlington County Democratic Committee's annual Jefferson-Jackson Day … Continue reading

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Do Yourself A Favor, Wear A Helmet

Untitled document The quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Ben Roethlisberger, has been injured in a motorcycle accident. Reports indicate he was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Roethlisberger was in serious but stable condition, said Dr. Larry … Continue reading

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Alice Alyse Back In The News

Untitled document We first posted about Ms. Alice Alyse all the way back in March, which is positively geological time in blog years. She's suing a theater group because she says they fired her over her breast size. Today she has an … Continue reading

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Criminal Mastermind Or Criminal Lawyer

Untitled document Take your pick on what to file this one under. A man who unsuccessfully tried to rob an auto parts store at gunpoint is suing the store and the employees who foiled the robbery. Dana Buckman entered the … Continue reading

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When Is A Streaker

Untitled document Not a streaker? Answer: when she's wearing a bikini. A 25-year old woman from New Zealand, Lisa Lewis, ran onto the field during the last few moments of a rugby game. She was clad only in a bikini. … Continue reading

Posted in Weird Stuff, World news | 7 Comments

Today’s Mostest Fun Place To Work Award

Untitled document Bored with your office? Sick and tired of all those silly rules on how to behave at work? Really looking for excitement? Take a job with the Rural Payments Agency in Britain. The Rural Payments Agency, which is … Continue reading

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Winning Everywhere Except The One Place It Matters

Untitled document In the voting booth. Michael Barone has an excellent analysis up over at Real Clear Politics on what may very well be wrong with the Democratic party. Nevertheless the Stark-McDermott-Kucinich reaction, echoed and amplified, often scatologically, by dozens … Continue reading

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Not That It Will Do Any Good

Untitled document With some people, but the US Military has released the results of Zarqawi's autopsy. He died from massive internal injuries particularly to the lungs. That is consistent with the damage an over-pressure wave from a bomb blast causes. … Continue reading

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I’d Say That About Sums It Up

Untitled document I seldom find anything to look at over at World Net Daily, but this is an exception: A discussion about protests by an anti-homosexual church at the funerals of fallen American soldiers turned into an astounding shoutfest on … Continue reading

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Democrats, Civility And The Flogging Of Dead Horses

Untitled document Interesting short blurb in the Washington Post. "Yet the widespread Republican culture of corruption goes deeper than one man," she continued, and DeLay's departure doesn't get rid of that "broader corruption," which is what Republicans are all about. … Continue reading

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