Guest blogging : OK, Basil caught me posting. BUT I have plead innocent, had one of my co-councils "kidnapped" and filed for an extension until around this guy's birthday so I am OK. Then, when the time comes, I'll call up the TMLC, ADF and ACLU to force Basil to decommision his robo-assassin-guards and slap a lien on his blog. This'll be almost as sweet as this! ME : So, I did some weightlifting for the first time in ~18months and now I can barely lift my arms. Damn it.. Thursday : Which means it is Stop the ACLU day!
... today we talk about Stop the ACLU Radio!
Wilma : Slowing down just a bit ... now a Cat4, will not hit Florida until ~Monday
Florida declares State of Emergency
Tourists evac'ed from Keys
3" of rain in 45 minutes? ... damn!
She set another record - 3 Cat5s in 1 year
... only 24 previously recorded; 12.5% increase in 1yr (wish my salary do that!)
Avian Flu : Another death in Thailand ... H5N1 strikes again
... and stupidity gets an assist ... condolences & prayers!
Cali : Mother throws kids off pier ... schizophrenia? ... developing
Lottery : Someone in Oregon = RICH ... "7, 21, 43, 44, 49, 29" worth $340M
... second largest (largest single-winner) EVER
Spain : Warrants issued for US GIs ... riiiight
Afghanistan : US GIs accused of burning bodies ... still under investigation.
... also - not to be too blunt, but perhaps if these people weren't trying to kill our guys they wouldn't be in that situation ...
Tattler has a similar thought
Islamofascism : 'United and Incandescent' ... war of ideology
Iraq : Left just won't listen
... "there is no evidence ... that insurgent violence is tied to the political process"
Michael Yon saw the elections, and talks about Rhma ... more good deeds for US!
... Saddam pleads innocent, trial delayed until (damned close to) my birthday
Let's define "Fair Trial"
Curraheel's en route
Saddam's trial coverage, compare & contrast w/ Hitler ... (hypothetical)
The Anbar Campaign, in flash ... comments here ... found via Barbette
SCOTUS / Miers : Overreaction, on both sides, to her opposition to abortion 10+ years ago
Lots of thoughts on Proportions
Fence-sitters unite ... even when it hurts the rump
Crawfordstock : Finally over!
... here is someone who apparently agrees with Sheehan :
US "deserves to be militarily defeated in Iraq"
Computing : Now THIS is a monitor! ... for $20,594.95 ... found via RIALS
Internet : AOL axing 700 ... Florida primarily, plus Arizona & some here in VA
Google earnings UP
A (cough) gentle reminder to pay your hosting bills!
Gaming : Wal Mart to have playable XBOX360's, today??
Introducing XBOX360, the Omega Bundle
... (cough) how can you go wrong paying $2K for a console?
Left : Patty Murray (D) threatens wannabe pork busters
Illegal Immigration is just a piece of paper away from being legal, so it is ok?
Right : Powell says "US Is Not Doing Bad at All"
Know your pork before you cut it, and the source of the funds in question
... unlike those on The List
Guns : Myths about Gun Control ... found via BMEWS
'House OKs protection for gun makers from lawsuits'
... again, just need Senate to follow suit!
UK - take away guns, crime goes up ... WOW, (cough) who saw that coming??
Religious Freedom : 5year old (rightly) wins appeal vs school
... Antonio Peck's drawing from 5yrs ago still in court
Physics : Wanna make a black hole?
Language : Translate EnglishLimey to American
Nature : Zombie worms?
... and check out the reproductive practices of "Osedax mucofloris"
Environazis suing Navy ... grrrr, sonar bad
Health : Sperm at risk ... steroids, lubricants bad
Education : Some thoughts on Sex Ed
'Trial over pro-'gay' book begins'
Reading / Comprehension flat over last 13 years ... so sad
Unintended Consequences : 'Church pays £1,300 to change 4 light bulbs'
Modern Culture : 'Temples Of Our Times' ... sadly, not the right kind of temples.
... In fact, not even religious.
Automotive Industry : Delphi's bankruptcy, garbage cars ... unions a contributing factor
In defense of Unions, or atleast (some of) the workers
... FTR - I am not saying all the Union people don't work!
... (just that the Unions themselves fails its members!)
Utah : Interesting peak into Salt Lake City politics ... by Ken, from OA
Crime : Hot coffee prevents car jacking
Celebrity(ies) : Bill Cosby tell the truth, but "Black Community too def to hear?"
A Story, bit by bit : ... "SuperEgo" :1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10,
11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20,
21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30,
31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40,
41, 42, 43, 44, 45!
... OR, you could go here and read all at once (after you register, that is)
DeLay : Earle indicts all of Texas
Air Travel : W wants guns on planes
AntiCivilLibertiesUnion : ACLU, Communists officially join forces
SCOTUS / Miers : A look at her "Inadequate and Insulting Answers"
Iran : Um, I mean Mars ... going nuclear
Caption This : Total skank
TV : Fox shows are the worst! ... (true'ish)
Blooper : Free Ora ... what??
Bloggers : Introducing Bloggonetrix ... blog good, and then go read part 2
The Therapist gusts blogs at WD ... appalling!
Iraq :--thanks Black5!
Do not let the cowards win. Do not let her die in vain. I ask all our leadership to get this word out to our forces
Cox & Forkum
Make Your Own! ... found via Argghhh