Daily Archives: December 30th, 2008 «

 

Gotta love liberal “social engineering”

Posted by: ST on December 30, 2008 at 10:27 pm » 10 Comments

The AP reports that tensions are rising in the SF Bay area over low income renters that some say are disturbing the peace and creating a general nuisance out of themselves (h/t: ST reader Cump): ANTIOCH, Calif. (AP) – As more and more black renters began moving into this mostly white San Francisco Bay Area […]

 

As expected, Rep. Rush plays the race card

Posted by: ST on December 30, 2008 at 6:39 pm » 5 Comments

Here we go: Taking to the podium at the end of a bizarre, shambolic press conference in which Governor Rod Blagojevich sought to appoint Roland Burris to the US Senate, Congressman Bobby Rush dared white Democratic senators to block a black man from joining their ranks. He urged people “not to hang or lynch the […]

 

Arrogance personified

Posted by: ST on December 30, 2008 at 3:25 pm » 5 Comments

Despite the heap of legal troubles he’s in, Governor Blago today announced his pick for Obama’s Senate seat (and no, it isn’t Senate Candidate #5): In defiance of U.S. senators who said they would not seat his pick, Gov. Rod Blagojevich today said he would go ahead and select former Illinois Attorney General Roland Burris […]

 

2008 Weblog Awards finalists announced

Posted by: ST on December 30, 2008 at 10:57 am » 8 Comments

And for a third fourth year in a row, yours truly has made the final cut Best Large Blog (Authority between 301 and 500) Sister Toldjah DeSmogBlog Miss Cellania JammieWearingFool Bloggasm skippy the bush kangaroo The Agonist Fafblog Mombian: Sustenance for Lesbian Moms Whatever Thanks to those who put my name in the pot to […]

 

Cindy McKinney’s Hamas bailout plan fails

Posted by: ST on December 30, 2008 at 10:09 am » 5 Comments

The Israeli Navy, thankfully, took care of business: A boat carrying international peace activists, including former Georgia congresswoman Cynthia McKinney, and medical supplies to the embattled Gaza Strip sailed back into a Lebanese port on Tuesday after being turned back and damaged by the Israeli navy, organizers of the trip said. The crowds on the […]