Daily Archives: October 11th, 2006 «

 

More breaking news: Small plane crashes into high rise building in NYC

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2006 at 3:11 pm » 17 Comments

The AP has a small story up on it now: NEW YORK (AP) – A small plane crashed into a high-rise on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, police said Wednesday. There was no immediate word on any deaths or injuries. A column of gray smoke rose over the city, and raging flames could be seen in […]

 

Breaking news: American AQ spokesman to be indicted for treason

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2006 at 2:55 pm » 6 Comments

Via FoxNews: WASHINGTON — The American Al Qaeda spokesman known as “Azzam the American” is expected to be indicted Wednesday by a federal grand jury in Los Angeles, FOX News has learned. Adam Yahiye Gadahn, whose exact whereabouts is unknown but is believed to be in Pakistan, is expected to be charged with material support […]

 

Wednesday open thread

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2006 at 2:08 pm » 8 Comments

This, BTW, is my autumn estate: Caption: A shed and the colors of turning trees are reflected in a pond in Phillipston, Massachusetts October 10, 2006. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi (United States) Happy Fall, ya’ll!

 

Jimmy Carter thinks he has the right touch when it comes to solving the North Korea crisis

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2006 at 10:09 am » 34 Comments

I’m not kidding. He’s actually trying to claim the agreement he brokered with then-North Korean President President Kim Il-sung (father of current North Korean maniac President Kim Jong-il) was working … until President Bush declared North Korea a member of the axis of evil back in January 2002. Via an opinion piece he wrote for […]

 

The Confederate Yankee Blegburst

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2006 at 9:20 am » Comments Off

What’s a blegburst, you may wonder? I think my friend and fellow blogger CY – also known as Bob Owens – has just coined a new term. Click on over to find out what it means, and to see what you can do to help

 

Report on 655,000 alleged Iraqi civilian casualties since the beginning of the Iraq war: the latest October surprise

Posted by: ST on October 11, 2006 at 9:14 am » 76 Comments

It’s all over the news – Memeorandum has it at the top of their page, so it’s getting a lot of play in the blogosphere as well. Here’s the Washington Post headline: Study Claims Iraq’s ‘Excess’ Death Toll Has Reached 655,000 Rick Moran has the definitive post up on this latest ‘study’, which incidentally was […]