Month: February 2011

Stinking Pirates

Four American hostages killed by Somali pirates Four Americans captured by Somali pirates while sailing in the Indian Ocean have been shot and killed, NBC News reported Tuesday. The two couples, Phyllis Macay, 59, and Robert Riggle, 67, of Seattle, and the yacht’s owners Jean and Scott Adam of California were on an around-the-world sailing […]

Friday Linkzookery – 18 Feb 2011

Unions about power, not democracy Murdoc is shocked, shocked, blah blah blah. Wisconsin’s Democratic senators located at hotel in Illinois Idiots who fled state to avoid a vote are great examples of democracy in action. What losers. Time to Start Brewing Well, now is the moment to test this proposition. If ever there was a […]

Friday Linkzookery – 11 Feb 2011

Boeing, EADS submit final bids for US tanker deal Final bid? I’ll believe that when the first tanker joins the fleet. Block-Upgrade Strategy Can Save Money, Time: Kaminski The “block-upgrade strategy” calls for “rapidly fielding 60- to 80-percent solutions and then subsequently enhancing capability” Medal of Honor recipient Giunta to end Army career Had decided […]

No ID No Vote

Tennessee bill would require photo ID to vote Voters would be required to show photo identification before they can cast ballots under a proposal passed on to the full Senate on Tuesday. The measure sponsored by Republican Sen. Bill Ketron of Murfreesboro passed the State and Local Government Committee on a 6-3 vote along party […]