Day: October 26, 2005

WooHoo White Sox!

Only because my parents are from the South Side of Chicago. From my dad: Difference between North and South Sides — —————— Thomas Condon October 14, 2005 Chicago — Can everyone please stop all this nonsense about the White Sox…

Worshipping God, One Wife at a Time

Well, I guess fundies do get laid after all. I probably shouldn’t make a joke, since it’s a really sad article. Especially when it’s a joke that isn’t even really mine. Mr. Jeffs, age 45, has as many as 70…

Miers: Clues to Views

Again, Miers’ record with feminist thought is cloudy. Supreme Court nominee Harriet Miers said in a speech more than a decade ago that “self-determination” should guide decisions about abortion and school prayer and that in cases where scientific facts are…

Speaking of Our “Pro-Life” GOP…

Republicans began targeting key programs for budget cuts yesterday, from student loans and health care to food stamps and foster care. (…) The House Ways and Means Committee today will begin drafting legislation that would save about $8 billion over…

2,000 Dead in Iraq

A grim milestone. The 2,000th soldier who died was on this third tour in Iraq. He was 25, and a new father. The milestone of 2,000 dead was marked yesterday by a moment of silence in the Senate, and President…