Daily Archives: August 9th, 2005 «

 

Help a worthy cause

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 11:22 pm » 6 Comments

Chris Muir of Day by Day Cartoon fame needs our help.   This link takes you to the cancer treatment clinic that is keeping Chris’ sister alive.  Each click on the link raises the Yahoo rating of the American Cancer Ablation Center site, which will help give the site a high listing, which is important to the the clinic’s visibility […]

 

Let the scare tactics begin-Update

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 8:36 pm » 18 Comments

As an update to this blog entry, where I posted about NARAL’s scare tactics via running a nasty ad against Supreme Court nominee Judge John Roberts, FactCheck has criticized this ad claiming it leaves the wrong impression of what John Roberts supports (NARAL said he supported abortion clinic bombers – surprise).  Here’s more: Summary An abortion-rights group […]

 

My views on abortion – looking back

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 7:41 pm » 15 Comments

Some of you have either posted or emailed to me requests for me to write about what caused me to change my views of certain issues back in the early 90s and as a result go from being a Democrat to a Republican.  This post is related to that.  I remembered a couple of posts about […]

 

Good news from Afghanistan

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 5:09 pm » Comments Off

There is a lot of it – posted at Mr. Chrenkoff’s.  I’m gonna miss that guy. Read over at Mudville Gazette today that there are a few bloggers out there wanting to keep the "Good News from Iraq/Afghanistan" posts going from their own blogs. If you’re interested in being part of keeping a good thing […]

 

So THAT’S your excuse, eh?

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 3:45 pm » 8 Comments

Via Brian at Iowa Voice, I read this piece – which I found slightly amewsing.  And here I thought it was more of a case of ’selective hearing’ …  LONDON (AFP) – Men who are accused of never listening by women now have an excuse — women’s voices are more difficult for men to listen […]

 

Correction to Tammy Bruce show broadcast times

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 3:27 pm » Comments Off

A reader has emailed me to let me know that Tammy Bruce’s radio program does *not* air M-F 9-noon PT on KABC.  Her website reads kinda confusing on that, so I’m just going to post what she has there and maybe you guys can figure it out One thing for sure: her show does air […]

 

The exploitation of Cindy Sheehan

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 2:49 pm » 14 Comments

Was just about to compose my response to the obvous exploitation of this grieving mother, who lost her son in Iraq but I read Jeff Goldstein’s response to the matter and I couldn’t have said it any better myself: Listen → I feel for this woman, I honestly do.  But somebody close to her needs to take […]

 

Howard Dean finally figures it out

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 8:58 am » 11 Comments

In a startingly new development (emphasis added): Howard Dean gives Republicans credit for one thing: They have put the Democrats on the defensive and forced them to fight on their turf. That, he said, is about to change. "What the propagandists on the right have done is make people afraid to say they are Democrats," […]

 

Discovery has landed

Posted by: ST on August 9, 2005 at 8:28 am » 2 Comments

Whew! Good news for us all.