Daily Archives: June 14th, 2007 «

 

Immigration links

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 10:28 pm » 2 Comments

Here are some misc. links of interest from around the blogosphere and news outlets as it relates to the immigration bill: —- Fox News is reporting that the bill is not dead, and that the bill’s proponents are working towards making concessions (gasp!) -including more $$ for a border fence- which they believe might help […]

 

Incompetent liberal bloggers call The Politico incompetent for reporting on the incompetent Reid’s calling General Pace incompetent

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 9:59 pm » 6 Comments

What.A.Mess. Captain Ed sorts through it here and links to a Fox News report that notes Reid confirmed the comments he made about Pace. I’m not really sure what all the fuss is about in the leftosphere. I mean, they are actually feeling insulted that anyone would dare accuse a fellow Democrat of insulting anyone […]

 

CNN should change it’s name to MUNN: Making Up News Network

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 9:12 pm » 4 Comments

Read this, and become disgusted all over again with CNN (known as Clinton News Network back in the 90s) and some of their dishonest news practices. I occassionally link to CNN, but mainly their Political Ticker blog, which I consider a daily must-read. After reading things like this, it makes you realize just how unhinged […]

 

I have seen it all now (Thurs/Fri open thread)

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 7:48 pm » 10 Comments

Check this out: Voice-activated remote control. Now, I’ll be the first to say that I love the convenience of having a remote control and not having to get up to change a channel, but are we couch poatatoes so much so that we don’t even want to make the effort to hit the buttons on […]

 

Rest in peace, Ruth Graham

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 6:20 pm » 1 Comment

Ruth Bell Graham, wife of the Rev. Billy Graham, passed away today at 5:05 pm. She was 87. “Ruth was my life partner, and we were called by God as a team,” Billy Graham said in a statement. “No one else could have borne the load that she carried. She was a vital and integral […]

 

Abbas dissolves Palestinian government – declares state of emergency

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 2:47 pm » 2 Comments

Via CNN: GAZA CITY (CNN) — President Mahmoud Abbas dismissed the Hamas-led Palestinian Authority government and declared a state of emergency Thursday after four days of fighting that has left Hamas in control of much of Gaza, an aide to the Palestinian leader said. The move comes after Hamas announced Thursday that Gaza is now […]

 

Breaking: Judge rules Libby must report to prison during appeal

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 1:53 pm » 2 Comments

So reports the Associated Press.

 

Quickest way to pander to the Nutroots base: Undermine the generals privately, while publicly expressing ‘support’ for the troops

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2007 at 10:15 am » 6 Comments

Here’s the face that our Senate Majority Leader doesn’t want mainstream Americans to see. And this guy is supposed be a ‘leader’ in his party? Despicable. Bob Owens labels Reid “seditious.” I’m pretty close to agreeing with that.