Daily Archives: June 3rd, 2007 «

 

LA Times: JFK plot overhyped, jet fuel damage would have been “limited” (MORE: NYT DOWNPLAYS AS WELL)

Posted by: ST on June 3, 2007 at 8:56 pm » 15 Comments

Hate to say I ToldjahSo …. but read this, and you’ll see what I mean: The premise is right out of a disaster movie: Ignite the massive fuel tanks required to keep an international airport up and running each day, stand back, and watch a chain reaction of explosions throughout the labyrinth of pipelines running […]

 

Tonight’s Democratic candidates presidential debate

Posted by: ST on June 3, 2007 at 4:15 pm » 10 Comments

It will take place at St. Anselm College in New Hampshire and starts at 7pm ET. I had originally planned on liveblogging it, but am not so sure I will as I really don’t want to ruin what’s left of my weekend The WaPo has a write-up on the debate here: GOFFSTOWN, N.H., June 3– […]

 

New drug: OXYCLINTON

Posted by: ST on June 3, 2007 at 11:27 am » 2 Comments

A reader sent me a link to this video Friday and I just now had a chance to view it. I’m still laughing! LOL … I think the bit about the “side effects” was the best part

 

The Goracle: I may not have the spin skills it takes to be elected president

Posted by: ST on June 3, 2007 at 11:06 am » 6 Comments

I know, you’re thinking: Wow, after, what – three tries at becoming president he finally realizes that he doesn’t have what it takes to become president. But, of course, that would be too easy. The USA Today reports that The Prophet thinks he can make a change more effectively outside of the presidential office than […]

 

Shocking: Democrats sidestepping their own earmark rules

Posted by: ST on June 3, 2007 at 10:52 am » 3 Comments

Rollcall (scroll) first reported on this back on May 23, the WaPo picked it up (scroll) on May 24, and the AP has finally picked up the story: WASHINGTON – After promising unprecedented openness regarding Congress’ pork barrel practices, House Democrats are moving in the opposite direction as they draw up spending bills for the […]

 

JFK airport terror plot thwarted

Posted by: ST on June 3, 2007 at 10:11 am » 2 Comments

It had been in the planning stages since January 2006. Via CBS: (CBS) NEW YORK Russell Defreitas, a U.S. citizen native to Guyana and retired airport employee was the mastermind behind a plot to destroy John F. Kennedy International Airport, kill thousands of people and trigger an economic catastrophe by blowing up a jet fuel […]