Daily Archives: July 10, 2006

Mouthpiece

Untitled document What in HELL is the Washington Post thinking? They are giving op-ed space to Ismail Haniyeh, the Hamas Prime Minister of the Palestinians? A terrorist front man gets top space in a top American newspaper? Are you kidding … Continue reading

Posted in Media, War | 16 Comments

Immigration

Untitled document It always bugs me when a news story leaves out the relevant part of a story. The Washington Post does just that in it's coverage of the hearing just held in Miami about immigration reform. MIAMI, July 10 … Continue reading

Posted in Immigration Reform | 4 Comments

Flash! Laws Of Physics Repealed!

Untitled document The University of Wisconsin, Madison, has completed it's review of the , er, unusual theories of Kevin Barrett, an instructor who teaches that the collapse of the Twin Towers on 9/11 was done by controlled demolition. Because, you … Continue reading

Posted in Insanity, Left Wing | 13 Comments

How Very Sad

Untitled document `Twas brillig, and the slithy toves   Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves,   And the mome raths outgrabe. Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson), Jabberwocky I was talking with my eleven-year old son a … Continue reading

Posted in Observations | Comments Off on How Very Sad

Oopsie! Need To Find Another Hiding Spot!

Untitled document A Federal Judge has rejected Capitol Hill lawmaker's attempt to shield themselves from the same laws that govern the rest of us poor schmucks. WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Monday upheld the FBI's unprecedented raid of … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Legal, Politics | 2 Comments

Solve One Problem, Cause Another

Untitled document The Witch of Pungo has been completely cleared of any wrongdoing by the Governor of Virginia. That's right, she's free and clear, completely exonerated. Grace Sherwood has been given back her good name by Governor Timothy M. Kaine. … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Humor | 1 Comment

A Bit Like Lemmings

Untitled document A police foot chase in Princeton, West Virginia ended in a rather exciting fashion. The police spotted a man they wanted to talk to, he fled, they chased. The suspect ran off a cliff. So did the officer … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Criminal Masterminds | Comments Off on A Bit Like Lemmings

China Stepping Up?

Untitled document A formal vote on UN sanctions against North Korea sponsored by Japan has been delayed to give a Chinese delegation time to work at a diplomatic solution. Ambassadors from the five veto-wielding nations on the Security Council — … Continue reading

Posted in North Korea | 1 Comment

Counsel To The Free Falling?

Untitled document Interesting article by Heilemann in the New York Times Magazine. It's about Markos "Kos" Zúniga and the netroots. Let me say at the outset that, by and large, I regard the ascendancy of the liberal blogosphere—and its opposite … Continue reading

Posted in Blogosphere, Left Wing, Media, Politics | 3 Comments

Fighting Back

Untitled document NZ Bear, the proprietor of The Truth Laid Bear is making a modest proposal. Given the continuing DDOS attacks on certain blogs, such as what is happening to Jeff Goldstein is it possible to design and implement a … Continue reading

Posted in Blogosphere, Geek Stuff | Comments Off on Fighting Back

It’s Not Just Nuts And Twigs Anymore

Untitled document Organic beer is starting to gain in popularity jumping from $9 million in sales in 2003 to $19 million in 2005. And in a sure sign of the product's growth potential, Anheuser-Busch has entered the market, test marketing … Continue reading

Posted in Economy | 1 Comment

Malaysian Zombie Sighted!

Untitled document A Malaysian man certified dead by a hospital and buried more than four years ago has shown up at the local transport department office to renew his driver's license. You may commence screaming at any time. According to … Continue reading

Posted in Weird Stuff, World news | 1 Comment

Isn’t The Fifteen Minutes Over Yet

Untitled document Inside Higher Education has published an article about the Protein Wisdom – Deb Frisch uproar over the weekend. Frankly, the author, Scott Jaschik, minimizes the offensive nature of Frisch's remarks and gives her a soapbox to present her … Continue reading

Posted in Blogosphere, Left Wing | 5 Comments

Fried Rice With Crap

Untitled document Or what not to order in a restaurant in Thailand. Here's a humorous look by Rolf Potts at the wacky world of mis-translated English popping up all over the world. One afternoon a few years ago, I went … Continue reading

Posted in Humor | Comments Off on Fried Rice With Crap

States Step In

Untitled document When the federal government is failing to do so. At least 30 states have begun cracking down on illegal immigration, many by going after the employers who knowingly hire illegals. "The trends … have leaned toward the punitive … Continue reading

Posted in Immigration Reform | Comments Off on States Step In