Daily Archives: January 2, 2007

Dishonorable Motives, Idiotic Rationale

Untitled document I'm linking to this not because I find the self-congratulatory excuses of a dishonorable and dishonored person compelling, but for another reason entirely. I have posted a number of times of the antics of the soon to be … Continue reading

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Ghost Ships In Malaysia!

Untitled document Well, ok, they were actually just big empty barges that washed ashore in Eastern Pahang state. But nobody knows how they got there or where they may have come from. These suckers are two football fields in length … Continue reading

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That Is One Big Hook

Untitled document Kind of a neat story out of Missouri. A man who searches for native American artifacts has discovered a rather unique one. A bone fishhook. Now that may not sound like a big deal, but this one is … Continue reading

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He’s Back

Untitled document Scott Burgess from the Daily Ablution has returned after taking a bit of a rest (mental detox he calls it). And right out of the gate he's right there with some environmental information you will not be reading … Continue reading

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France To Release UFOs

Untitled document Well, actually, they are going to release all their UFO reports online so people can examine them. Jacques Arnould, an official at the National Space Studies Center (CNES), said the French database of around 1,600 incidents would go … Continue reading

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Somali Islamists Issue Threats

Untitled document Apparently at least one of spokesmen for the Somali islamists stopped briskly walking long enough to issue threats against the Ethiopians and Somali government forces. This is at least as credible as the islamists last vow to never … Continue reading

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How Bob Spent His Christmas Vacation

Untitled document Bob Owens from Confederate Yankee spent a good deal of time trying to track down any published corroboration for some 40 Associated Press stories that quoted Iraqi "police captain" Jamil Hussein as the source. He couldn't find any. … Continue reading

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It Is Important To Know Your Limitations

Untitled document And your diameter. An overweight woman got stuck in a cave in South Africa. She insisted of going into the cave despite warnings from the staff that she really shouldn't. 23 other people were trapped behind her for … Continue reading

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Announcing The 2007 Bad Neighbor Nominations

Untitled document Not much more than a day into the new year there are already two serious contenders for the 2007 Bad Neighbor Awards®. Both involved food, oddly enough. And handcuffs. Item: When the doughnut shop next door to the … Continue reading

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A Challenge For Ban

Untitled document Claudia Rosett, who was one of the few people interested in the Oil for Food scandal at first, has issued some advice for the new Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki Moon. He would be well … Continue reading

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WaPo: Time To Drop All Charges

Untitled document The Washington Post has come out with an editorial that calls for Durham County, North Carolina DA Mike Nifong to drop all remaining charges in the Duke lacrosse "rape" case. The media sharks have now swum full circle … Continue reading

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