Monday, 29 November 2010


  • While not opposed to the anti-fast-food and anti-obese sentiments of this article, I could find nothing in it that remotely justifies the headline. Which health advisor is promoting fast food? Or is the suggestion that because a fast-food company is included in a group examining the effect of fast-food, they automatically become health advisors?
  •  on America's offensive diplomacy 18 hours ago
    The main problem with releasing these memoranda is that the authors told the truth and we all know that telling the truth is this century's worst crime in politics. We certainly will never vote for anyone who does.

'Junk-Touching' In Perspective

'Junk-Touching' In Perspective

Commented Nov 29, 2010 at 12:53:09 in Media

I like the idea from a letter to the editor of the Ft Lauderdale Sun Sentinel: "we can satisfy these people by simply putting on a few flights with no security whatever - so no one has to let anyone look at or touch anything that they might think private.”
Federal Pay Freeze: Obama Administration Announces Plan To Freeze Salaries Of Federal Employees

Obama Administration Announces Plan To Freeze Salaries Of Federal Employees

Commented Nov 29, 2010 at 12:47:42 in Politics

“A step in the right direction. Now on to congressional pensions and health-care plans.”
The Politics Of WikiLeaks

The Politics Of WikiLeaks

Commented Nov 29, 2010 at 12:46:33 in Politics

“Well, Assange has seemed pretty anti-Obama throughout, so he will be pleased by the comfort these cables give the Retroblicans and the damage they do to the Dumbocrats.”
huffingtonpost entry

The WikiLeaks Release: Blame the State Department, Not the World's Media

Commented Nov 29, 2010 at 12:43:50 in World

“Yep, exactly what any teen would argue after publishing a classmate's secret diary. It wasn't very secure and you should blame the girl who wrote it for any fall out, not me who published it..”

Sunday, 28 November 2010


Lizzy Seeberg's Suicide Sparks Outrage At Notre Dame

Lizzy Seeberg's Suicide Sparks Outrage At Notre Dame

Commented Nov 28, 2010 at 05:07:21 in College

“a bit of a one-sided story: outrage that no one has been punished based on (unsupported) allegations.” 
Mohamed Osman Mohamud Arrested In Portland Car Bomb Plot

Mohamed Osman Mohamud Arrested In Portland Car Bomb Plot

Commented Nov 28, 2010 at 04:56:27 in Home

Another mouhareb sicko but, this time, created and run by our own FBI.     With friends like the FBI, do we really need enemies?
Backlash Feared As Some In GOP Push Social Issues

Backlash Feared As Some In GOP Push Social Issues

Commented Nov 28, 2010 at 04:51:21 in Politics

“These guys just don't get it - they win elections by campaigning against big government, then want to make the government even bigger, 
Here's the thing, we do NOT want the government making decisions about:
what happens in our bedroom
what happens on our death bed
what we eat, drink or smoke.

Retroblicans and Dumbocrats please take note.”