9/19/2005

ARGH!

Quick Thoughts * News * Interesting * Funny * Quote(s) of the Day * Closing
  • Today : It is Talk Like a Pirate Day! And to quote Ogre
    "Be sure an' join in an' talk an' post like a Swashbuckler all tide long. Why nay?"
    ... and when in doubt, use the Pirate Translator!
    ... More Pirateness here! ... including pick-up lines!
    ... TAotB and Argghhh finally join in t' fun!
    ... Beth has Xrated Pirate action
    ... GTL can lead you to your Pirate Name! ( over here - mine is "Black Tom Rackham")
  • Mondays : Are always a day to reflect on Illegal Immigration
    ...and by that I mean go read my crosspost of the latest Guard our Borders burst ... MM has more
    ... More from MadTech
    ... TWC wants to get Piratical on Illegal Aliens!


  • Quick Thoughts News * Interesting * Funny * Quote(s) of the Day * Closing
  • Rita : Tropical Storm, prompts Keys evac ... heading toward Gulf ... 17th named storm
  • Croatia : UK Embassy bombed ... found via MPJ
  • (non-) Nuclear Korea (?): Agreement reached?
    ... Chris is not so sure this is a good thing
    ... Capn Ed says it is all good ... for the US, the World and for W
    ... Vinnie is a (cough) bit skeptical ... (language warning)
  • Germany : Merkel gets more votes, voctiory unclear ... either way - govt weakened by indecisive vote, no real "mandate"
  • Afghanistan : Voting!
  • Katrina : FEMA vs Nagin WRT people oving back into NO
    ... Nagin puts re-entry on hold ... wow, he made a right decision!
    ... Looters' caches being found ... so much for just feeding the family!
    ... Another example of relief abuse
    ... What is the Dem's plan?
    ... We should not rebuild ... and why! ... found via Argghhh (appropriate for TLAP day!)
    ... "To repair and revive is one thing ..." ... those who do not learn from history
    ... Beware reconstruction fraud ... "Louisiana continues to suffer from the constitutional right of self-determination"
  • Russia : We are not adversaries ... but ...
  • National Security : FBI, etc coordinating WMD response / recovery ... finally!
  • Iran : Hostages ID Iran's new President, leave the UN when he takes the podium
  • TYCO : Kozlowski gets sentenced


  • Quick Thoughts * News Interesting * Funny * Quote(s) of the Day * Closing
  • Nuclear Proliferation : Some thoughts / projections on who will have what, and when ... China-Japan arms race?
  • Islamofascism : Jihad denied, in Memphis? ... "Copycat weirdo, or the real thing?" ... "Is there a difference?"
    ... Why we should not call it Islamofascism ... use "militant Islamist" instead?
    ... Iraq looking better, Islam less so
    ... Key aspects of Islam fail several logic tests? ... "Muhammad’s revelations"
    ... CENTCOM updates via email! ... found via Harvey
  • "Global Warming" : H2N-Gen to reduce your fuel consumption by 10-40% ... oh, and cuts "pollutants by up to 100%"
    ... Cooling causes more severe weather than warming?
    ... Ozone hole shrinking
    ... Kyoto, RIP ... Blair comes to his senses!
  • Energy : "'Fuel Choice', variety is a necessity! ... one we do not currently have ... think FFVs!
    ... Why we should (must?) go nuclear ... and psst - Chernobyl wasn't as bad as you think!
  • Military : Chicks in Combat, yes or no?
  • Economics : Flashback to the 70s ... price controls, supply & demand
  • Left : Clinton attacks W ... (with ouright ies, BTW) ... Blair, et al, respond
    ... Some more thougts on Clinton ... does something good, promptly ruins it
    ... Clinton Has No Class ... No Legacy
    ... I wonder what the Judiciary Committee Dems are hiding?
  • Right : W's administrationg being undercut by the OBN?
    ... Gay marriage fiasco in Massachusetts
  • UselessNations : Unwilling to stop genocide ... and Clinton lied, "Never again"
  • Computing : Australia denies "Linux" trademark
    ... Fuel-cel powered MP3 player ... 2007'ish
    ... People finally fighting back against the RIAA! ... fact & fiction, for your reference!
    ... Band helps you break the copyprotection on their album .... sweet!
    ... BYO PVR
    ... Desk for lazy people ... I am SO there!
  • Internet : Revised broadband legislation ... "All broadband providers ... would be put on equal footing"
    ... Firefox honeymoon, over? ... 0 day 'sploit
    ... Salesforce.com - good for charities, hurricane victims?
    ... Start an online graffiti wall ... found via Beth
  • Gaming : An intrerview with Leisiure Suit Larry Al Lowe
    ... "Corrupted Blood" plague spreading in World of Warcraft? ... +video! ... everyone has AIDS ... (audio warning!)
    ... Go order your XBOX360 Ultimate Bundle! ... if 20 people order one, I get one free!
  • Health : Teflon is more than safe ... contrary to what some greedy lawyers would have you believe
    ... Low dose H51N vaccines being tested
  • Stem Cells : Cord damage repair?
  • Space : Take a peak @ Titan's ocean ... no pirates there, yet!
  • Banking : Phantom Fraud = $50B/yr! ... 18m = $50k (per fake card)
  • TV : ABC kills people? ... a la Extreme Makeover ... well, they didn't atually kill anyone, not directly
    ... TiVo halts direct sales
  • Bloggers : Malkinlanches for STACLU and ER, TMH
    ... (regarding ACLU + Bleeding Hearts, Guard the Borders, and Immigration Agency reform (respectively)
    )
    ... New blog showcase
  • Parenting : Reward system?
  • Italians : Hot for food ... gnocchi, specifically


  • Quick Thoughts * News * Interesting Funny * Quote(s) of the Day * Closing
  • OOTS : #223 ... due today, waiting ... Oh, and #222 did evatually come out (think shrew)
  • REDvsBLUE : #61 ... "In your face, wrench" ... now go be a sponsor
  • IMAO : Some (cough) truths about PuppyBlender
    ... SarahK has boarded Frank J's boat (no pun intended), and made him walk the plank ... or he is just too busy. Whatever.
  • Iran : We are (cough) a peace loving people ... with examples
  • WuzzaDem : Stick Fugre man vs Tim Russert, Clinton, Broussard
  • Space : Moonshot! ... including Dell, cowboys
  • Katrina : Nagins repopulation efforts ... "I don't care if your home is still underwater"
    ... W planning next disaster ... will be truly catastrophic!
    ... Exhausted by fundraisers, galas
    ... Parking an issue
    ... FEMA calls for more funding
  • Nuclear Korea : A translation ... "North Korea used a pen, along with ambiguous semantics ..."
    ... Vowes to gie up nukes, lying
  • LA Blackout : Caused bu bungled work order ... W clearly ordered an earthquake, not power outage!
  • SCOTUS/Roberts : Dressed as mime, Roberts is silent
    ... 'Roberts refuses to answer any questions about anything'
  • Flash : Ball Bounce
  • Caption This : A sign of the Apocalypse
  • W : War on Poverty declared ... needed to lower the poverty line before disaster struck
  • Health : MMR vaccine causes homosexuality
  • Atheism : God declared unconstitutional
    ... Newdow suing Big FastFood next
    ... Newdow credits random chance for victory!
  • FTC : Noone got a free laptop
  • Germany : Unsociable Democratic Party to determine election
  • Linux : Santa considering a switch
  • Baby : "Stuck" out, "No" in
  • Afterlife : Hopefully not like PacMan ... and some other random thoguhts


  • Quick Thoughts * News * Interesting * Funny Quote(s) of the Day * Closing
  • Pirates! :
    Me skull and crossbones arn't the only thing I plan on raisin' tonight
    --thanks Harvey!



  • Quick Thoughts * News * Interesting * Funny * Quote(s) of the Day Closing
    What media bias?
    Day by Day

    (cough)Peaceful Iran
    Cox & Forkum

    Just say No to Illegal Aliens
    Cao

    Don't welch on bets
    Dilbert

    Pirate Dean
    IMAO

    Pirates!
    PC

    Pirateness!
    TWC

    Court Zero, go DL the free ebook!
    Court Zero
    (go DL the free ebook!)



  • Sources / Bloggie Linkfests:
    STACLU, Cao, Basil, ER, TMG, OTB, .5, PT, MVRWC, B&E, Basil, WB, JC, CO, Basil-Nooner, ER, JC, CO, OTB, TMG, Basil's Dinner Party

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