Daily Archives: August 25th, 2006 «

 

7 flights delayed due to security concerns

Posted by: ST on August 25, 2006 at 11:31 pm » 5 Comments

Via MSNBC: HOUSTON – A stick of dynamite was found in a college student’s checked luggage on a Continental Airlines flight from Argentina, one of seven security incidents Friday that caused U.S. flights to be diverted, evacuated, searched or delayed. Howard McFarland Fish, 21, was charged with carrying an explosive aboard an aircraft and was […]

 

Oh, how I miss President Reagan

Posted by: ST on August 25, 2006 at 10:28 pm » 12 Comments

This is one of the many reasons why (short vid): Here’s another (also short): That one gives me chills running up and down my spine. He shouts down a heckler here: Heh Prior: USS Ronald Reagan returns home from first deployment It’s been two years … Missin’ President Reagan 25th Anniversary of Reagan’s first inauguration […]

 

It’s ok to be a racist in the South – as long as you’re a black Democrat

Posted by: ST on August 25, 2006 at 9:44 pm » 8 Comments

Living in the South, white people – in particular white Republicans – are very sensitive about the issue of race relations. We routinely get slammed by white and black Democrats alike routinely on the grounds that they seem to believe there’s some growing underground movement here to bring back slavery, a ‘movement’ they think we’re […]

 

Weekend open thread

Posted by: ST on August 25, 2006 at 4:08 pm » 8 Comments

Here’s an ‘oldie goldie’ to get your weekend started right: Update: We’re over 400K visits today. It’s partay time!

 

Sidarth the victim gets a whole story devoted to him at the WaPo

Posted by: ST on August 25, 2006 at 1:40 pm » 21 Comments

Fresh off of yesterday’s WaPo piece that strongly implied that the man Senator George Allen called “macaca” is a ‘victim’, comes this piece. We find out what a stellar guy he is in a three page article: S.R. Sidarth had built an impressive record of achievements for such a young man: straight-A student at one […]

 

Goldstein’s Vent debut: Baby, he’s a stah!

Posted by: ST on August 25, 2006 at 11:22 am » 3 Comments

As the gal in the Orbit Gum commercial says: “Fabulous!” I’ve only seen a screencap as I can’t view the vid here at work, but if the screencap is any indication, the – um – contents of the vid are smokin’ hot (Thanks to SluBlog for the screencap) I suggested there in the comments of […]

 

Forget to use protection? No problemo

Posted by: ST on August 25, 2006 at 9:58 am » 14 Comments

The “morning after” pill will be available over the counter soon to women over 18, thanks to the FDA: WASHINGTON (AP) — Women can buy the morning-after pill without a prescription, the government declared Thursday, a major step that nevertheless failed to quell the politically charged debate over access to emergency contraception. It may soon […]