Daily Archives: December 19th, 2006 «

 

The ‘controversy’ over Senator Barack Obama’s middle name

Posted by: ST on December 19, 2006 at 7:09 pm » 24 Comments

I have seen some discussions in the blogosphere of late about the fact that Barack Obama’s middle name is “Hussein” – the discussions usually involve speculation as to what that supposedly means (“is he a closet Muslim terrorist?!?” is the strong implication I get from some of what I’ve read). Greg Tinti, I think, has […]

 

Barry arrested for driving with a suspended license

Posted by: ST on December 19, 2006 at 12:47 pm » 6 Comments

DC City Councilmember Marion “Cocaine” Barry had another run-in with the law this week. Via NBC4: WASHINGTON — Marion Barry said that he is talking to his lawyers and thinking about suing the D.C. government and the U.S. Park Police after he was stopped, arrested and then released this past Saturday. Barry said that he […]

 

Hillary supported the war before she was against it

Posted by: ST on December 19, 2006 at 9:57 am » 15 Comments

Sounding very John Kerry-esque, Senator Clinton announced yesterday that she would not have voted to go to war with Iraq if she had known then what she did today: Clinton has often been asked if she regrets her vote authorizing military action and she usually answers that question with an artful dodge, saying that she […]