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Pictures of counter-protest in Crawford

Posted by: ST on August 28, 2005 at 10:38 pm » 12 Comments

Earlier this evening at Blogs For Bush, I blogged about the counter-protesters in Crawford, TX who support the President, the troops, and our mission in Iraq.  ST reader and commenter "Melissa in Texas" (thanks, Melissa!) emailed me some photos of the goings on in Crawford this weekend, including pictures of the pro Bush crowd (which included people […]

 

Sickening anti-gay protests at GI funerals

Posted by: ST on August 28, 2005 at 9:23 pm » 21 Comments

A few readers and a commenter noted this story about the militant anti-gay activities of one Rev. Fred Phelps and members of his flock who have taken it upon themselves to protest against the gay lifestyle in the most shameful of ways: SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) – Members of a church say God is punishing American soldiers for […]

 

Katrina getting ready to slam NO

Posted by: ST on August 28, 2005 at 8:54 pm » 4 Comments

The satellite pictures are not pretty.  Maximum sustained winds right now are at 160 mph, travelling NNW at a speed of 11 mph.  Last information I heard, this category 5 hurricane is exepected to make landfall in New Orleans between 3 and 4 a.m. CT Monday.  Our friend and commenter here Big Bang Hunter posted this in […]

 

Updates!

Posted by: ST on August 28, 2005 at 7:15 pm » 2 Comments

What a great – but exhausting – weekend this has been on multiple fronts.  I’m thismuch closer to buying my first home.   As previously discussed here, the groundwork has been laid for me to purchase a home in a neighborhood that is still under construction (the neighborhood is about 65-75% done).  The preliminary paperwork has […]