Daily Archives: October 11th, 2005 «

 

The Laura Bush “It’s Possible” Controversy

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2005 at 10:31 pm » 10 Comments

A huge deal has been made today over supposed ‘controversial’ comments First Lady Laura Bush made in response to a question Matt Lauer from the “Today” show asked her. Relevant part of the transcript: Lauer: Some are suggesting – Laura Bush: Not only that, she is very deliberate and thoughtful and will bring dignity to, […]

 

Ronnie Earle subpoenaed …

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2005 at 5:45 pm » 5 Comments

… by Tom DeLay’s lawyers. Heh. Things are getting ready to get reeeeeeally interesting, methinks. UPDATE: GOPBloggers (scroll down) has more on this that you should definitely check out.

 

How much blame goes to Blanco?

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2005 at 5:32 pm » 10 Comments

Lisa Myers at MSNBC does a great job of laying out the facts on what La. Gov. Blanco did wrong in the days leading up to Katrina, and the days after the levees were breached. Pointing out the full facts in the “who’s to blame” game was something the blogosphere did very well in the […]

 

This is just silly

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2005 at 2:12 pm » 9 Comments

No matter which side of the fence you are on regarding the nomination of Harriet Miers, I think you’ll agree that the following snippets from this story is just silly: Miers told Mr. Bush in a 1997 birthday card that he was “the best governor ever” and, in a separate note to her boss, said […]

 

Mary Landrieu: Show me da money!

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2005 at 11:15 am » 2 Comments

Via Noel Sheppard at the American Thinker: Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) was unhappy last Friday night. After sparring with Senate Republicans, including her counterpart from Louisiana, Sen. David Vitter (R-La.), she didn’t get what she wanted – $15 billion in hurricane-related loans to her state without any strings attached. No matter how much she gets […]

 

Gore – 2008 run?

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2005 at 10:20 am » 8 Comments

Adding more fuel to the fire over the speculation as to which Democrats will be running for president in ’08 comes this piece from US News’ Washington Whispers section (scroll down): Is Al Gore coming back? If allies we talked to have their way, the former veep will be the next president. “It’s Gore Time,” […]

 

Welll …..? (ST INTERVIEW AUDIO)

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2005 at 9:52 am » 18 Comments

What did you think? Did I have too much a of a twang? LOL. I thought I had lost most of my southern accent from my days in radio but it’s alive and well Edited to add: and I’m not saying that’s a bad thing, either! I did manage to get it recorded but my […]