Daily Archives: August 1st, 2005 «

 

Brits get it right

Posted by: ST on August 1, 2005 at 6:45 pm » 11 Comments

Instead of "random searches," London police are searching for specific targets: Police are still on high alert in London amid fears that a third terrorist cell could be plotting another strike on the capital. Thousands of officers have been on the streets and guarding Tube and overland rail stations. [...] British Transport Police have been […]

 

An ‘abuse of power’

Posted by: ST on August 1, 2005 at 6:12 pm » 12 Comments

Would someone tell me when the President’s exercising the authority he has to make recess appointments became an abuse of power?  I see the usual suspects ratcheted up the rhetoric several degrees today by making false claims about the President’s recess appointment of John Bolton as ambassador to the UN: "At a time when we […]

 

Helen Thomas-candidate for future soap opera

Posted by: ST on August 1, 2005 at 11:59 am » 3 Comments

…. should there ever be one called "As the Tables Turn."  Via Drudge: White House press doyenne Helen Thomas is plenty peeved at her longtime friend Albert Eisele, editor of THE HILL newspaper in Washington, D.C. In a column this week headlined "Reporter: Cheney’s Not Presidential Material," Eisele quoted Thomas as saying "The day Dick […]

 

Latest good news from Iraq

Posted by: ST on August 1, 2005 at 8:58 am » 1 Comment

Read all the latest at Chrenkoff’s. Hat tip: Winds of Change. (Oh, and don’t tell Jimmy Carter)

 

Dean: A Weapon of Self Destruction-Flashback

Posted by: ST on August 1, 2005 at 12:44 am » 4 Comments

Looks as though the woes of the Democratic party continue as Howard Dean continues to make comments that literally come out of left field.  Courtesy of Townhall.com (via CNS News): "The president and his right-wing Supreme Court think it is ‘okay’ to have the government take your house if they feel like putting a hotel where your house is," […]