Daily Archives: January 22, 2007

In To Win

Untitled document There is an op-ed in the Washington Post that will, I am quite sure, raise a lot of uproar in the blogosphere. Liz Cheney writes on why the US must win in Iraq. The fact that she is … Continue reading

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Time Capsule

Untitled document The folks in Tulsa, Oklahoma are planning to open a time capsule on June 15th of this year. The capsule, sealed up fifty years ago, contains: fourteen bobby pins, a ladies compact plastic rain cap, several combs, a … Continue reading

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Ski Tuscon!

Untitled document Many thanks to reader Lanie for several photos from the Arizona winter wonderland including some cool cactus (literally) and a 'Zona snowman! Tweet

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Some Lines Should Not Be Crossed

Untitled document This is one of them. PARK CITY, Utah — "Zoo" is a documentary about what director Robinson Devor accurately characterizes as "the last taboo, on the boundary of something comprehensible." But remarkably, an elegant, eerily lyrical film has … Continue reading

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Iran Bars IAEA Inspectors

Untitled document Iran has barred 38 International Atomic Enenergy Agency inspectors from entering Iran. A few were apparently allowed to proceed, but most were denied entry. Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki said some inspectors were admitted, but maintained that Iran could … Continue reading

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Save The Terrorists

Untitled document Even in this day and age, there are people who are willing to overlook terrorism. The are people who want to blame terrorist behavior on us, saying it is our policies that drive the terrorists to their actions. … Continue reading

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Long Island Invaded By Invisible Beaver

Untitled document Reports are streaming in that a beaver has not been seen on Long Island. We can't make this stuff up folks. Word that a lone beaver set up housekeeping in Northwest Woods has East Hampton Town abuzz about … Continue reading

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Somali Islamist Leader Surrenders

Untitled document In what is a very interesting development, one of the leaders of the islamists who were trying to take over Somalia has surrendered to Kenyan officials and is being held in Nairobi. The leader, Sheik Sharif Sheik Ahmed, … Continue reading

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Mob Hit In Gary

Untitled document The completely lawless organized criminal elements of the Animal Uprising™ are at it again. This time the animal mob whacked one of their own and dumped the body in Gary, Indiana. GARY, Ind. — Mayor Rudy Clay says … Continue reading

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Snowmen In Tuscon

Untitled document They're building snowmen in Tuscon, Arizona today, while areas farther North in that state are digging out from a foot or more of snow with still more forecast. Sunday's storm came amid a wave of winter storms that … Continue reading

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Unraveling Myths

Untitled document Mark Moyar, who's book Triumph Forsaken was reviewed in the Weekly Standard a short while ago, has an article in the Christian Science Monitor today. In it he explains how so much of the "history" of the Vietnam … Continue reading

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Hillary! Campaigns For Funds

Untitled document Not the Hillary you are expecting and not funds for what you think. Sir Edmund Hillary is attempting to shame the British government into providing some financial support to help preserve Terra Nova, the base built by Robert Falcon … Continue reading

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Bolivia Slipping?

Untitled document The Washington Post reports that all is not well in Evo Morales' attempted socialist workers paradise. Things are not going – at all – in the direction that Morales promised. And people, both Morales supporters and those who … Continue reading

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Changing Ways

Untitled document The Opinion Journal today hails the announcement by Ban Ki-Moon directing that an external investigation of all of the United Nations funds and programs in the wake of revelations that North Korea may have been using funds improperly. … Continue reading

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