Daily Archives: October 5th, 2005 «

 

Rangel whines as he tastes his own medicine

Posted by: ST on October 5, 2005 at 7:09 pm » 14 Comments

In a stunning display of outright hypocrisy, Representative Charlie Rangel whined today about Vice President Dick Cheney’s response to some of Rangel’s insults about Cheney’s age, health and mental ability.   First, Cheney’s comments: Vice President Dick Cheney contended Monday that Rep. Charles Rangel, the dean of New York’s congressional delegation, is "losing it" _ striking […]

 

You have a “fundamental right” to wireless service

Posted by: ST on October 5, 2005 at 11:04 am » 20 Comments

So sayeth SF Mayor Gavin "I’ll allow whatever marriages I want, when I want" Newsom: SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, who became internationally known for his campaign a year ago to legalize gay marriage, said on Monday he considered wireless Internet access a fundamental right of all citizens. Newsom told a […]

 

Quote of the week

Posted by: ST on October 5, 2005 at 10:42 am » Comments Off

Good one: "Republican majority leader Tom DeLay was indicted and he was stripped of his congressional leadership powers. When asked what it feels like to lose all his power, DeLay said, ‘I feel like a Democrat.’" –Conan O’Brien Hat tip: The DC Debate blog (a great new blog, btw, that aims to provide the liberal and […]

 

Someone’s gotten a bit too chummy with the ‘insurgency’

Posted by: ST on October 5, 2005 at 10:35 am » 7 Comments

I think you’ll agree once you see these photos, taken by AP and Reuters photographer Bilal Hussein. Warning – the photos are stomach turning, so if you’ve just had a late breakfast, you might want to wait a while before viewing. Hat tip: ST reader Fat Tone Related: Michelle Malkin blogs about the latest in […]

 

Michael Yon’s latest

Posted by: ST on October 5, 2005 at 12:44 am » 2 Comments

Read it here.   Have some tissues close by, too.  Big-time salutes go out to the American "Deuce Four" soldiers for helping a very sick young Iraqi girl named Rhma on her way to get the critical medical care she needed and hats off to everyone involved who assisted in caring for Rhma who, at the time […]