Monthly Archives: January 2009 «

 

Tax issues and lobbyist links strike another Obama cabinet pick

Posted by: ST on January 31, 2009 at 11:47 pm » 3 Comments

Oops: Tom Daschle, tapped to be President Obama’s health czar, was paid more than $200,000 by the health-care industry in the past two years, according to documents obtained by Politico. The former Senate majority leader, who gave speeches to firms and groups with a vested-interest in the administration’s upcoming health reform, collected the checks as […]

 

AFP

Posted by: ST on January 31, 2009 at 11:34 pm » Comments Off

Iran says Obama’s offer to talk shows US failure

 

Tiger Hawk

Posted by: ST on January 31, 2009 at 11:31 pm » Comments Off

The normalization of Iraqi democracy?

 

Times Online

Posted by: ST on January 31, 2009 at 11:30 pm » 2 Comments

Two children should be limit, says green guru

 

NOTW

Posted by: ST on January 31, 2009 at 11:28 pm » Comments Off

Michael Phelps: Pothead?

 

Mark Steyn

Posted by: ST on January 31, 2009 at 11:26 pm » Comments Off

Stimulated right into being another Europe

 

Comments editor plugin – another update

Posted by: ST on January 31, 2009 at 12:55 am » Comments Off

The investigation into why the comments editor no longer works in IE has produced concrete results, via the very patient steveegg. He spent a lot of time tonight trying to figure out what the problem was, and as it turns out, the comments editor doesn’t work because it’s clashing with another plugin I have called […]

 

Damn! I miss Sarah Palin

Posted by: ST on January 30, 2009 at 11:49 pm » 10 Comments

Wouldn’t it kick a** right now if it were Sarah Palin sitting in the veep’s chair and not Joe “Gaffetastic” Biden? 2012, maybe? (Update: This is actually the official Sarah Palin PAC link – thanks to Anthony for the heads up) Related: Obama and Palin attending same weekend dinner

 

My responses to select spam email headlines

Posted by: ST on January 30, 2009 at 10:00 pm » 7 Comments

I never respond to spam email, but tonight, I thought I’d give it a try – after all, they can’t ALL mean nasty and vulgar things, can they? I mean, the email headlines may really not mean what we think it does. Examples: “Get lucky every night.” Yeah? You mean like with the lottery or […]

 

CNS

Posted by: ST on January 30, 2009 at 9:09 pm » 4 Comments

Is a filibuster by Senate Republicans in the works over the stimulus bill?