Daily Archives: August 21st, 2006 «

 

Taking a walk down memory lane: A tribute to You Tube and Olivia Newton-John

Posted by: ST on August 21, 2006 at 11:38 pm » 7 Comments

Breaking from politics for the evening … A few readers have steered me in the direction of YouTube and I have to confess I’m close to obsession with searching for fun videos to add to this site. Special thanks to ST reader Severian and a few others for pointing out the more fun videos to […]

 

Mon-Tue open thread

Posted by: ST on August 21, 2006 at 2:44 pm » 8 Comments

Here ya go, ladies and gents.

 

UNIFIL to have ‘teeth’?

Posted by: ST on August 21, 2006 at 2:40 pm » 13 Comments

Err … doesn’t sound quite right, does it? Well, according to the Jerusalem Post UN Sec. Gen. Kofi Annan is expected to recommend today that the UNIFIL forces that will (someday?) be deployed to Lebanon be given the go ahead to ‘open fire’ on Hezbollah if the need arises: (click here to read the rest […]

 

Juan Williams on the culture of failure in black America

Posted by: ST on August 21, 2006 at 10:47 am » 16 Comments

Fox News political analyst and NPR correspondent Juan Williams has a must-read opinion piece in today’s Washington Post that addresses some of the problems faced in the black community today, like single-parenthood and failure to take advantage of the opportunities afforded to them thanks to civil rights leaders from the past . He writes: With […]