Daily Archives: August 15th, 2006 «

 

Happy Birthday, Mr. Dictator!

Posted by: ST on August 15, 2006 at 3:59 pm » 10 Comments

Cuban dictator Fidel Castro’s 80th birthday was August 13th. A certain segment of the population in San Francisco, who probably call themselves “progressives”, celebrated the Communist’s 80th birthday in grand fashion. Here’s the report, with photos, from the San Francisco Sentinel. Make sure to check out the poem written by the Commie Pinko Jack Hirschman, […]

 

Dell battery recall

Posted by: ST on August 15, 2006 at 3:39 pm » 10 Comments

In case you haven’t heard, Dell is recalling over 4,000,000 notebook batteries they shipped with laptops between April 1, 2004, and July 18, 2006. Here’s why: SAN FRANCISCO – In the largest electronics-related recall involving the Consumer Products Safety Commission, Dell Inc. agreed to replace 4.1 million notebook computer batteries made by Sony Corp. because […]

 

I knew it – Hezbollah “likely” to keep weapons

Posted by: ST on August 15, 2006 at 12:36 pm » 14 Comments

I expressed concern over the weekend about the UN’s Israel-Hezbollah ceasefire agreement, and one of my concerns was that the agreement didn’t require Hezbollah to disarm, but instead asked for Israel and Lebanon to work out a compromise where Hezbollah would have to disarm. My worry was that this was a recipe for disaster. Today […]

 

Sen. George Allen apologizes for apparent “ethnic slur”

Posted by: ST on August 15, 2006 at 8:40 am » 29 Comments

Read about the remark and all the drama surrounding it here: RICHMOND, Aug. 14 — Virginia Sen. George Allen (R) apologized Monday for what his opponent’s campaign said were demeaning and insensitive comments the senator made to a 20-year-old volunteer of Indian descent. At a campaign rally in southwest Virginia on Friday, Allen repeatedly called […]