Daily Archives: August 19th, 2005 «

 

‘Million-Muslim-March’ scrapped

Posted by: ST on August 19, 2005 at 11:29 pm » 5 Comments

Apparently due to “deep divisions” within the Muslim community in Lodi: Envisioned in late June as a response to the allegations of terrorists in Lodi’s Muslim community, the idea drew the interest of Mayor John Beckman, conservative radio host Mark Williams, the Sacramento chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations and local Muslims. Interest […]

 

Putting political debate aside for a moment

Posted by: ST on August 19, 2005 at 11:02 pm » 1 Comment

Senator Harry Reid (D-NV) suffered a mini-stroke on Tuesday: The 65-year-old minority leader, one of the Democratic party’s most visible national leaders, was examined by doctors and now feels fine, his press secretary Tessa Hafen said. “There are no complications or any restrictions on his activities. He has undergone evaluations this week, and his doctors […]

 

Thank God it’s Friday ..

Posted by: ST on August 19, 2005 at 6:02 pm » 3 Comments

Apologies for the light blogging today – had a pretty hectic day and didn’t have time to post much outside of participating in the comments from earlier posts. I’m getting ready to kick back, give myself a much deserved pampering, then pour myself a glass of wine and put on a classical (or maybe a […]

 

Huffin’ and puffin’

Posted by: ST on August 19, 2005 at 9:31 am » 23 Comments

Cindy Sheehan wrote a message posted at the Huffington Post, directed towards Drudge, apparently in an attempt to "remind" him that this wasn’t "about her" but about the war. Many (of course) came to her defense and to show support against those evil rabid right wingers who have the nerve to question the motivations of […]