Archive for June 22nd, 2006

Jun 22 2006

Is Hastert An Embezzling Fraud?

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I don’t have time to do the story justice right now, but it seems Captain Ed and others have found Speaker Hastert reaping multi-million dollar profits from land speculations that end up becoming incredibly lucrative due to legislation they helped pass: House Speaker J. Dennis Hastert (R-Ill.) made a $2 million profit last year on […]

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Jun 22 2006

Global Warming Hypocrisy

You only need to notice one thing in this news about a record high Earth temperature in 400 years : The human condition 400 years ago. Somehow the billions more people on the planet since 1606 have just now created the necessary greenhouse conditions to replicate the weather from that very hot year. Which means […]

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Jun 22 2006

More Posting Headaches

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Folks, please be patient with the formatting problems we will be experiencing for a while it seems. We went to add a security patch which derailed the editing function (which never worked completely right in the first place). We are hesitant to go back to an older baseline because the security patch had impacts on […]

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Jun 22 2006

Saddam’s WMDs Found

Seems Saddam’s WMDs have been found in Iraq, and apparently these have been discoverd over the course of last few years: The United States has found 500 chemical weapons in Iraq since 2003, and more weapons of mass destruction are likely to be uncovered, two Republican lawmakers said Wednesday. … Reading from a declassified portion […]

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Jun 22 2006

Utter GOP Failure

*** Update: A reader from the rightward fringe has commented on all the scary things that might happen if the country allows an expanded guest worker program (one already exists today, as I pointed out – there are just more working workers than positions allowed by Congress’ made up number right now). The fear of […]

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