Campaigning for his wife’s presidential bid and his third term, former President Bill Clinton told the Denver crowd that to fight global warming; we must slow down our economy. Reported in a blog by ABC Correspondant and Democrat-cheerleader, Jake Tapper, Clinton explained that in order to commit to cutting greenhouse gasses and saving the planet for our grandchildren [...]
Bye-bye, ambulance chaser. There’s always 2012:
Democrat John Edwards bowed out of the race for the Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday, saying it was time to step aside “so that history can blaze its path” in a campaign now left to Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama.
“With our convictions and a little backbone we [...]
Hip! hip! wait a minute…
Sen. Hillary Clinton dominated Florida’s Democratic presidential primary Tuesday with solid support among women, seniors and Latino voters, but the win does little to help her quest for the party’s presidential nomination… Party sanctions stripped the state of its convention delegates and kept Clinton and her rivals from campaigning there, [...]
McCain’s victory in Florida spells trouble for Romney and curtains for Guiliani:
With 97 percent of Republican precincts reporting, McCain held a 36-31 percent lead over former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. Giuliani had 15 percent of the vote, followed closely by former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee who held 14 percent.”
While Giuliani didn’t say he [...]
Maybe this is a good thing for Hillary Clinton:
Senator Edward M. Kennedy, rejecting entreaties from the Clintons and their supporters, is set to endorse Senator Barack Obama’s presidential bid on Monday as part of an effort to lend Kennedy charisma and connections before the 22-state Feb. 5 showdown for the Democratic nomination. Mr. Kennedy [...]
A certain special someone has his birthday today! Guess who it is! Hint: It’s David! Happy birthday 2 U!
A poorly thought out sick plan averted:
Authorities have charged a teenage boy who said he planned to hijack a commercial jetliner in an attempt to commit suicide, an FBI spokesman told CNN late Thursday. The 16-year-old was taken into custody by airport police without incident on Tuesday evening after flying from Los Angeles, California, [...]
Judges for the Bett awards, a government-funded association for education in technology, voted down the previously awarded children’s book, “The Three Little Cowboy Builders.” According to the World Net Daily, the reason the judges gave for voting down the variation of the classic tale, “The Three Little Pigs” was that they were afraid the story would offend [...]
Put on your hip-waders; invest in gold, canned food, guns, and dogs; and get right with God, because the day after tomorrow is coming sooner than we thought:
Climate change is occurring far more rapidly than even the worst predictions of the UN’s Nobel Prize-winning scientific panel on climate change, Al Gore said on Thursday. [...]
Here are a few helpful tips you might need should you decide to shave your own head:
A) Electric clippers are vital if it’s been a few weeks since your last shave. It’s not as easy as you might think to perform this first step yourself, however. If you can, get someone to run the [...]
Palestinians destroyed the wall bordering Gaza and Egypt. And nobody did anything to stop it:
Tens of thousands of Palestinians poured from the Gaza Strip into Egypt Wednesday after masked gunmen with explosives destroyed most of the seven-mile wall dividing the border town of Rafah. The Gazans crossed on foot, in cars or riding donkey [...]
That’s the number of “false statements” Bush and his administration made in the two-year run-up to the Iraq War, according to a study from Center for Public Integrity, which worked with the Fund for Independence in Journalism:
The center said the study was based on a database created with public statements over the two years [...]
Actor Heath Ledger has died:
Heath Ledger, who was nominated for an Oscar for his performance in the critically-acclaimed movie Brokeback Mountain, was found dead in his New York City apartment this afternoon.
The Australian-born actor was just 28.
He was pronounced dead at 3:26 p.m. in his downtown Manhattan residence by his housekeeper, who discovered him in cardiac arrest [...]
How did Romney lose in South Carolina (he came in 4th)? He didn’t campaign there, and still came in 4th:
While former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won big in Nevada, the race there was largely uncontested. Romney finished fourth in South Carolina after passing up campaigning there to concentrate on Nevada. “If you can win [...]
I don’t want to give anything away, so the review is in the extended entry. One thing to consider before seeing the movie, however: you may want to bring a barf bag.