Daily Archives: June 23rd, 2007 «

 

Thompson to officially announce his candidacy next week?

Posted by: ST on June 23, 2007 at 11:38 pm » 2 Comments

WSMV Nashville is reporting that a ‘source close to the campaign’ is making the claim that Fred Thompson will make his candidacy official next Tuesday. The Thompson camp is denying it. Stay tuned … BTW, you can check out the latest on what Fred’s up to, as well as what he’s writing about, here.

 

Clueless Hollyweirdo of the month

Posted by: ST on June 23, 2007 at 11:31 pm » 8 Comments

And the winner, er, loser, is: Cameron Diaz: Actress Cameron Diaz appears to have committed a major fashion crime in Peru. The voice of Princess Fiona in the animated Shrek films may have inadvertently offended Peruvians. They suffered decades of violence from a Maoist guerrilla insurgency by touring there on Friday with a bag emblazoned […]

 

Pennsylvania law firm under scrutiny regarding the ethics of immigration law tactics

Posted by: ST on June 23, 2007 at 11:08 pm » 6 Comments

Several readers have emailed me about this story: PITTSBURGH — A U.S. senator wants an investigation into the ethics of a law firm whose YouTube video highlights how to circumvent the law to obtain visas for foreign employees. Attorneys say it’s not illegal — but Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, has asked Labor Secretary Elaine Chao […]

 

Startin' early: a new approach to fighting 'global warming' (MORE: "World expert" says hurricanes <em>not</em> linked to global warming)

Posted by: ST on June 23, 2007 at 12:44 pm » 11 Comments

.!. The UK Scotsman reports that UK children are losing sleep … … over global warming: HALF of children between the ages of seven and 11 are anxious about the effects of global warming and often lose sleep over it, according to a new report. A survey of 1,150 youngsters found that one in four […]