Daily Archives: October 17th, 2005 «

 

Ya did something good for a change, Ted

Posted by: ST on October 17, 2005 at 6:50 pm » 7 Comments

Story: HYANNIS – U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy attempted to rescue six men who had become trapped by high tide on a jetty off Hyannisport yesterday morning, though he eventually left the rescue to Hyannis firefighters. Kennedy was walking his two Portuguese waterdogs on the shore at about 11:15 a.m. when he spotted the men, all […]

 

I hate this

Posted by: ST on October 17, 2005 at 1:19 pm » 56 Comments

I hate that conservatives are so divided right now. We work much better when we all work together, don’t we? The ‘big split’ has only been going on for about two weeks now, but already I’m missing the days when we stood together. I wonder if the wounds will heal anytime soon. I want to […]

 

Fall Foliage in Wisconsin

Posted by: ST on October 17, 2005 at 11:22 am » 9 Comments

Ann Althouse has some great photos of fall foliage in Devil’s Lake State Park in WI. More here. I’m on a mission to take some photos of the emerging fall foliage here this week. Our weather here has been mostly warm, so the fall foliage has taken a bit longer to come out. But it’s […]

 

Howie doesn’t like Arnie

Posted by: ST on October 17, 2005 at 11:01 am » 35 Comments

No surprise here, but it was an amusing read anyway: Democratic National Committee chairman Howard Dean, labeling Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger as just another Republican “right wing” politician, told hundreds of grassroots party activists Sunday they should send a message on Nov. 8 that will resonate nationwide by rejecting the governor’s special election measures. “Gov. Schwarzenegger […]

 

Neutral on the Miers nomination

Posted by: ST on October 17, 2005 at 12:02 am » 6 Comments

Not that I needed to announce it, as I think it’s been pretty obvious by my writings here at the blog, but I am officially neutral on the Miers nomination. I’m announcing it because I want to explain why, and also argue against some of the arguments that have been used against her (if that […]