Daily Archives: June 19, 2006

Pitfall

Untitled document Or why political correctness is a fallacy. Muslim attire. Check. Sikh attire. Check. A small, Christian-based silver ring? HELL NO! It is only a band of silver, imprinted with a Bible verse, worn by a schoolgirl. But the … Continue reading

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McMoby Burgers

Untitled document Oddly, the question I asked the other day when writing about whaleburgers may have been answered by Daniel Drezner. There may, indeed, be reasons why certain species of whales need not be protected by an overall ban on all … Continue reading

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“We do not believe the Israelis were targeting civilians.”

Untitled document Said Marc Garlasco, the Human Rights Watch expert (title is open to interpretation) who initially accused Israel of killing civilians with artillery fire. While sticking to its demand for the establishment of an independent inquiry into a blast … Continue reading

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Despite Being Completely Wrong, We Were Right!

Untitled document As near as I can tell from this convoluted explanation, that is what Truthout is trying to say about the Leopold articles. The Rove indictment story is way beyond – in terms of complexity – any other story … Continue reading

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Internet Jihad

Untitled document My hosting company is under a DDOS attack at the moment. They are working on the problem and trying to block the offenders. Tweet

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101st Blog Of The Day

Untitled document My ongoing mission to visit one member of the fighting 101st each day led me over to Leather Penguin. Who is exceedingly pleased with the Dixie Chicks. (And TC was suitably impressed with my post about the health-conscious … Continue reading

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For Pete’s Sake

Untitled document Look, it's a bad thing when five people get shot to death over the weekend. But sending in the National Guard? What in the heck kind of mismanagement is going on in New Orleans? This is ludicrous. The population … Continue reading

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See What We Mean?

Untitled document I'm sure some readers think we're exaggerating when we talk about dreaded ducks of doom and wicked warlike whitetail, but how else do you explain this? WEST VANCOUVER, British Columbia – It was a real-life version of Goldilocks … Continue reading

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Local Actions

Untitled document Against illegal immigrants. This is how the battle (and it is a battle) looks down in the streets, not it the ivory towers or the safety of your suburban utopia, folks. HAZLETON, Pa. – With tensions rising and … Continue reading

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Not A Day For Good News, I’m Afraid

Untitled document Three American soldiers have been charged with murder in Iraq. The Multinational Corps-Iraq said three members of 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division have been charged in connection with the deaths of three male detainees during an … Continue reading

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In For The Win

Untitled document Joe Lieberman again confirmed he will stay in the Democratic primary and again refused to rule out a runs as an independent. But as in the past, he refused to rule out the option of running as a … Continue reading

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Must Be A Big Day For Follow-Up Stories

Untitled document A while back there was a discovery of some naturally growing American Chestnut trees discovered in Georgia. Now they have discovered some growing in New Hampshire. LEE, N.H. – The discovery of two more American chestnut trees growing … Continue reading

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“Embracing Defeat Is A Risky Political Strategy”

Untitled document Says Joe Klein in Time. The columnist that the left probably hates more than any other in America, again tries to get it through that a left-wing agenda will not play well in the US. Meanwhile Kerry and … Continue reading

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A Bit Over The Top

Untitled document But still has enough truth in it to be scary. Today's editorial in the Examiner is about the man who was fired from his political appointment to the Metro Board by Maryland Governor Bob Erhlich over remarks he … Continue reading

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And You Thought It Was A Myth

Untitled document You know, the old story of Chinese restaurants using cats to make that dish you weren't quite sure about? Turns out it isn't a myth. BEIJING (Reuters) – Banner-wielding animal rights protesters swarmed into a restaurant serving cat … Continue reading

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