Daily Archives: May 18th, 2014 «

 

France refuses to fly US WWII vets to Normandy for D-Day anniversary

Posted by: Phineas on May 18, 2014 at 10:42 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s the 70th anniversary, and the men who carried out the landings are in their 80s and 90s, now. You would think, given France’s miserable performance during the war, they could show a little respect and gratitude to those who risked their lives to kick the Nazis out of their country (1). […]

 

Sunday Open Thread

Posted by: ST on May 18, 2014 at 11:10 am » 2 Comments

Meant to put a weekend open thread up yesterday but time got away from me as I was enjoying a day of “shopping therapy.” Hope everyone has had a good one so far!

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on May 18, 2014 at 10:19 am » Comments Off

Awful: ‘Well-liked’ American missionary fatally stabbed in Haiti

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on May 18, 2014 at 10:17 am » Comments Off

Hmm: Castro to be tapped for HUD secretary

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on May 18, 2014 at 10:16 am » Comments Off

Media Watch: After Criticism, Times Publisher Details Decision to Oust Top Editor

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on May 18, 2014 at 10:16 am » Comments Off

Election 2016: As Hillary White House run looms, questions linger about Bill

 

Clarion Ledger

Posted by: ST on May 18, 2014 at 10:14 am » Comments Off

Wow: Man arrested for sneaking into Thad Cochran’s wife’s nursing home