Today : So I dunno about you all, but I have been damned busy today, and barely got to blog - luckily, I pulled through and present this gem of a post for your pleasure. Oh, and it wouldn't be right not to mention Basil's robo-assassin-guards!
Plamegate : Libby indicted, resigns
... if I was acting like a Dem I would demand a definition of "is" and "sex"
... and also blindly believe (or claim to believe) in innocence
... But I am not, so I just hope the truth comes out and those guilty are punished
Good analysis here
Fit to hit the shan'
Lying about lying
The questions not asked
TSG has more
"And despite the apparent glee on the part of the left, it's coitus interruptus for them."
... news'ish, cut me some slack!
Islamofascism : Mahmoud Ahmadinejad defends his "wipe Israel off the map" statement
... "Religion of
Iran revealing how weak it is?
Tony Blair responds to Iran
TBIFOC has the Congressional votes on Condemning Iran
... 49 say "Iran is A-OK", and one votes as "Present" ... WTF??
Iran + al Qaeda
ISM, PLO = (still) terrorist organizations
Danes make 4 arrests
Beta : Will become hurricane
... lucky #13, not expected to hit US
Afghanistan : US Embassy spitting on First Amendment?
Oil : Profits under fire
... ExxonMobil Q3 net income up 75%!
They don't learn from their own history?
... or we don't learn from ours?
Thoughts on the problem, and "Windfall Profit tax" is not (nor is ever) the right answer
Baseball : Most recent World Series was lowest watched EVER
... apparently I am not the only one who doesn't care!
New York City : City smells good, people get worried
MSM : NYT's misleading us WRT Cpl. Jeffrey B. Starr
... found via Absentee
UselessNations : Riddled with corruption
Oil for Food for Bribes - AWB in it for $300M
Kofi pledges to investigate
... I WOULD FRACKING HOPE SO.
... unless of course they do the RIGHT thing and fire him (or he resigns)
... but that is more than a little doubtful.
Stop the UNternet "The United Nations either does not understand or is willfully ignoring
the fact that the lack of control of the Internet is not a bug"
Computing : Korea sans Windows?
Notebooks, with screens that are readable in sunlight
SW industry not prepared for multicore?
Odious DMCA undergoing review, speak out!
IBM's Blue Gene tops own record
... 280.6 teraflops!
RAID, explained through water jugs
MS building Web-based Office?
... or just a lite version?
More on "IE7 to be more secure"
Convert videos to iPod easily , freely
MS vs OSI
IBM to sell Solaris on blades?!
Internet : 1Tbps!
Digg gets some sweet VC$
... a cool $2.8M, and they deserve it (but so do I!!)
AOL hit by IM virus
L3, Cogent get over selves, sign peering agreement
Internet plays integral role in our lives
... no, really??
Sex.com hijacker (finally) busted
... $65M run for the border finally over?
Gaming : Your PSP wants solar power!
XBOX360 expected to sell 4.5M to 5.5M by 06/30/06!
... including mine?
WoW - Burning Crusade site launched
Civ4 - the addiction
Happy Birthday : Lady Liberty
... dedicated on October 28, 1886
Abortion : A peek inside Planned Parenthood
Right : 'The Cost of Real Corruption'
... "Democrats relentlessly decry the culture of corruption"(cough) hypocrites (cough)
SCOTUS/Miers : 'A pyrrhic victory for opponents'?
... sadly; I hope they are wrong
Racism : Sports not safe from it
... "race-based pseudo-controversy"
Halloween : ACLU throws a block for sex offenders
... they keep good company - pedophiles, terrorists
100 greatest horror movie performances of all time
Venus, Mars to be glowing
Space : Large Binocular Telescope (LBT) opens eyes
... 10x better than Hubble
Health : CNTF vs obesity
Microbe + machine = cellborg
MediterraneanDa Vinci Code Diet
... by a bread-maker ... no ulterior motive here!
Tiny robots, remote surgery
... sounds like a movie
Employment : 'The worst jobs in science'
Education : MIT Prof Luk Van Parijs fakes data, gets fired
... been doing it for quite some time?
Weather : Tracking hurricanes back to 1700s
Culture : Babies w/o daddies on the rise
... (sad), but teen births are down (good)
Crime : Steal CC, buy winning ($1M) lottery ticket, get busted/lose $/go to jail
Ex-"Mayor for Life" Marion Berry charged with Tax Evasion
... um, that damned IRS set him up?
Stupidity : State Hospital gives mental patient Adonis Oandasan a machete
... you see where this is going, right?
Celebrity(ies) : George Takei, aka Star Trek's Sulu = teh gay
IMAO wants to hear about any celeb who is surprisingly NOT teh gay
OOTS : #238
... Elan is no pied piper
SCOTUS / Miers : Acceptance to White House Halloween Bash withdrawn
Miers flees SCOTUS fiasco
... cookies weren't enough
Mr. Stick Figure, on Free Speech
... if it is not about Miers, we don't care!
Scooter for SCOTUS
... a one-liner, throw away ... but still funny (and I hear he is available)
Where'd everybody go?
Miers withdraws, + punchline at the end
Plamegate : 'Libby case a slam dunk, but leaker on the loose'
Hitchcock salutes prosecutor
The White House girls take Scooter Libby out to lunch'
Right : TBIFOC has a nightmare
Katrina : Red Cross uses $ to takeover Salvation Army
... actually, ARC is outa $ - but that isn't funny
Culture : Ignorant wannabes everywhere
The Onion : A response to POTUS cease & desist order
... using the White House seal is verboten
Podcast : Night of the Living Left
... found via IMAO
Cox & Forkum
Task Force Sabre 7 ... found via Cao ... all of her Sabre 7 stuff here!
Stop the ACLU