Daily Archives: April 28th, 2010 «

 

Happy Meals to become Unhappy Meals in Santa Clara County, CA

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 6:24 pm » 4 Comments

Via the LAT: Happy Meal toys and other promotions that come with high-calorie children’s meals will soon be banned in parts of Santa Clara County unless the restaurants meet nutritional guidelines approved Tuesday by the county Board of Supervisors. “This ordinance prevents restaurants from preying on children’s’ love of toys” to sell high-calorie, unhealthful food, […]

 

Fanatical left wing immigration bill opponents call for a ‘boycott’ of AZ Iced Tea, but …

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 5:01 pm » 15 Comments

Sigh: In the wake of the passage of a controversial immigration law in Arizona, there have been calls for a boycott of the state and its businesses. Among those calling for a boycott are Rep. Joe Baca (D-Calif.), lawmakers in Los Angeles and San Francisco, and La Opinion, the nation’s biggest Spanish-language newspaper. Some of […]

 

Breaking: St. Pete Times reports that Crist will announce indy bid

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 1:57 pm » 2 Comments

Their Buzz blog reports: So the word is out: Crist is telling key financial backers that he’s running for senate with no party affiliation. The announcement is scheduled for 5 p.m. in Straub Park in downtown St Petersburg. They’re expecting a small army of media, and it looks like Crist may have no Republican press […]

 

McClatchy

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 1:51 pm » Comments Off

Paid sick leave pushed for low-income workers

 

Guardian

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 1:46 pm » Comments Off

Gordon Brown calls Labour supporter a ‘bigoted woman’

 

Are the MSM souring a bit on the Obama WH?

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 12:57 pm » 5 Comments

A few weeks ago, I discussed and linked up to an intriguing piece that talked about the cushy, inappropriate ‘professional’ relationships certain mainstream media journalists had/have with the WH – specifically, those MSMers who are in line to write books (not very hard hitting ones, I presume) on the life and times of the Obama […]

 

The latest on the Arizona immigration bill controversy

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 8:50 am » 16 Comments

In the newz today (via Memeorandum): —- While Karl Rove sympathizes with the rationale behind the bill, he said yesterday, “I think there is going to be some constitutional problems with the bill … I wished they hadn’t passed it, in a way.” —- Jeb Bush thinks handling illegal immigration should remain a federal issue […]

 

Media Decoder

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 8:04 am » Comments Off

Los Angeles Times Adds Paid Links in Articles

 

T’graph

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 8:02 am » Comments Off

Suntanned women to be arrested under Islamic dress code

 

Zogby

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2010 at 8:02 am » Comments Off

Not Funny: Americans Opposed to Censoring by Comedy Central