Daily Archives: October 8th, 2005 «

 

Devastating news from South Asia

Posted by: ST on October 8, 2005 at 11:36 pm » 2 Comments

Via AP: A devastating earthquake triggered landslides, toppled an apartment building and flattened villages of mud-brick homes Saturday, killing more than 18,000 people across a mountainous swath touching Pakistan, India and Afghanistan. The casualty toll from the 7.6-magnitude tremor rose sharply Sunday as rescuers struggled to dig people from the wreckage, their work made more […]

 

Clinton Advisers Fight Back

Posted by: ST on October 8, 2005 at 11:10 pm » 1 Comment

Check my latest post at Blogs For Bush for all the latest details. It appears some Clinton advisers aren’t too happy with one particular allegation former FBI director Louis Freeh made about the former prez in his upcoming book . Related Toldjah So post: Former FBI Director Louis Freeh Slams Clinton

 

Miers confirmation hearings: a preview

Posted by: ST on October 8, 2005 at 10:33 pm » 3 Comments

Hubris has the lowdown. Heh. Hat tip: Dean Esmay Related Toldjah So posts:

 

Should we push for English to be declared our official language?

Posted by: ST on October 8, 2005 at 9:42 pm » 7 Comments

I hate to beat this dead horse, but it seems like something new pops up in the news everyday about government officials making things easier for those who cross our borders to live here who refuse to learn to speak English. Occasionally, you’ll have one who takes a stand, as was the case in this […]

 

Guess this was W’s fault, too

Posted by: ST on October 8, 2005 at 8:05 pm » 5 Comments

From the LA Times, we have a story that I doubt will get much play outside of that particular newspaper because the usual suspects continue to want to blame all the New Orleans Katrina woes on the President. The newspaper reports: Soil Failure, Not Overflow, Cited in Levee Breaches Separate investigative teams reach conclusions that […]

 

Culture in the 21st century: Part 2

Posted by: ST on October 8, 2005 at 6:56 pm » 6 Comments

As a follow up to my last post where I ranted a bit about how the images we see have influences on us all, especially when we were younger – I neglected to add in there comments about the music we listen to influencing us to some degree … probably a good thing I didn’t, […]

 

Saturday blogging

Posted by: ST on October 8, 2005 at 11:35 am » 1 Comment

I’ve got some things to take care of (like car issues) for most of the day and will be back to blogging this evening as I have the rest of the weekend all to myself for once (hooray!).  In the meantime, for those of you who haven’t yet taken part in it, please see the […]