Apparently Cynthia McKinney had rehearsed another version of her press announcement today but her lawyers advised against the first version. Fortunately, I’ve been able to obtain a bootleg copy in a wmv file here. Listen to the whole thing.
On June 10, 1980, Rep. Charles H. Wilson (D-CA) was censured for
"financial misconduct" as a result of the "Koreagate" scandal of
1976. Koreagate was an American political scandal involving South
Koreans seeking influence with members of Congress.
Cynthia McKinney should be charged and censured, if
not removed, if convicted. ...
Story here. And that on top of three teens being arrested for child
NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — A teenage girl has been charged
with conspiracy in a child pornography case involving two other
The 16-year-old from Lincoln was arrested and charged with
conspiracy. She’s accused of taking explicit...
at least deport illegal politicians? Or won’t there be any
left? Menendez and Lautenberg, Gawd I need out of this state.
The New Jersey Senate race has turned surprisingly competitive,
with most voter polls showing Republican state Sen. Tom Kean Jr. in
a virtual tie with Democratic Sen. Robert...
I doubt you are alone. But here’s an anniversary worth celebrating.
From the Hatemoners:
Today, dear reader, is a big day: Our official second
anniversary on Al Gore’s World-Wide Web. Two full years. Wow,
that’s a long time—especially these days, when the average
attention span is shorter than that of a...
The minimum wage laws
are a concession to labor unions that use them as bargaining
leverage at contract time. Increases in the minimum wage are argued
as prima facie evidence of increased
cost of living and justification for higher contract wages.
Elimination of the minimum wages, which discriminates against
Slate founding editor Michael Kinsley offers up a thought provoking piece on
objectivity in media today.
Objectivity—the faith professed by American journalism and by
its critics—is less an ideal than a conceit. It’s not that all
journalists are secretly biased, or even that perfect objectivity
is an admirable but unachievable goal. In...
Not looking good at my Alma Mater.
Forensic tests have confirmed that blood found in a trash bin
on The College of New Jersey campus in Ewing this week is from John
Fiocco Jr., the 19-year-old freshman missing since early Saturday,
law enforcement sources said last night.
Authorities expect to make a...
We are hearing all about Bush’s meetings with Vincente
Fox. But let’s not forget another individual who was there –
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. If Bush can praise his
steely resolve on lumber, why not on immigration?
Bush praises Harper’s ‘steely resolve’ on softwood
Canada has begun deporting its illegal immigrants
uploaded screen captures from Fox News which showed portions
alleged to be the FBI transcripts of the interrogations of two
girls – Katherine Madison Whatley and Lee Broughton. Using
magnification, I’ve tried to translate as much of the documents as
There are a few interesting items. Among them, one...
I just wanted to clarify something on my previous post. I wasn’t
suggesting Mexicans couldn’t still immigrate, only it would be in
controlled numbers according to need. Secondly, regarding Cheney –
I wasn’t suggesting he run in 08. But if Bush were to be impeached,
Cheney would move to President....
Anyone who reads here knows I have been as strong a supporter of
President Bush as nearly anyone else. And I’m certainly not going
to stop supporting the Iraq War, the GWOT, or stop defending the
sitting Republican administration against undeserved attacks from
Unfortunately, in getting up to...
tax dollars at work.
of Reagan High School in Houston hoisted the Mexican flag on
the flag pole below the American and Texas flags, drawing a lot of
"There’s no other way to be heard … It’s not the best way or the
right way, but it’s our way,"...
Grow, or go?
On an emotional level it is difficult not to sympathize with the
President’s understanding of the largely Hispanic population who
are keen to embrace a better life, and earn $50 rather than 50c.
However, whatever the bigger picture, one core problem for the US
economy is of course the...
here at the Crime Library. Also, speculation is that
one possible defense would be post-partum depression.
"This is certainly one of the things we are looking into," he
said. "Of course, she has a 1-year-old
child, and we have certain information that lead us to believe that
is something that...
It appears a radical islamist has figured out a new way to try
silence a free press.
Earlier this month, the Western Standard was sued in human
rights court for publishing the Danish cartoons. It’s been ten
years since I’ve graduated from law school, and I’ve never seen a
I imagine you may have heard this by now. But Rusty has a
comprehensive report and will have updates through the day. The
only statement I heard on the radio was Carroll talking about how
her captors treated her well and never threatened her. My first gut
reaction was that she...
Oh, this is rich … as most are aware, Yale University as
Taliban scholar in residence with a fourth grade education.
Three weeks after the New York Times revealed that former
Taliban official Sayed Rahmatullah Hashemi is attending classes at
Yale, many at the university still have little to say...
How long are people going to tolerate this
According to sources on Capitol Hill, U.S. Representative
Cynthia McKinney (D-GA) punched a Capitol police officer on
Wednesday afternoon after he mistakenly pursued her for failing to
pass through a...