Archive for September, 2004

CBS Never Stops.

CBS Never Stops.

| September 29, 2004 | Reply

Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me. Think I’ll ever watch a CBS News broadcast again? Heh. Right.

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More X-Prize Goodness

More X-Prize Goodness

| September 29, 2004 | Reply

There’s going to be another launch today, which will also be web-cast live. Go on over and check it out this morning around 9 AM Eastern. The 10 million dollar prize is up for grabs and two teams are going head to head for it. The first team’s craft, SpaceShipOne has already been the first […]

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Bush Up by 8, "Appears" to be Winning.

Bush Up by 8, "Appears" to be Winning.

| September 29, 2004 | Reply

CNN has a story about the latest CNN/USA Today/Gallup Poll on the Presidential race. Their headline reads: “Bush apparently leads Kerry in pre-debate poll” Here’s the lead paragraph: Headed into their first face-to-face debate, President Bush appears to be leading Democratic Sen. John Kerry among likely voters, with a clearer edge among registered voters. Note […]

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Yet Another Injustice

Yet Another Injustice

| September 29, 2004 | 1 Reply

Markos Zuniga, author and originator of the Daily Kos weblog, has managed to wrangle himself a columnist’s gig at the Guardian – a fairly well-read UK newspaper. He chooses as his first column the topic: how he’s the little guy and the Right Wing Attack Platoon and High-Kicking Dance Line is oppressing the Planet. Don’t […]

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What Vassal are You?

What Vassal are You?

| September 28, 2004 | 3 Replies

Robbie sees my AD&D Character post with a Kingdom Job post. It’s fun. It takes five minutes. Have a ball. Your distinct personality, The Doctor might be found in most of the thriving kingdoms of the time. Your emotions and feelings are reality based. You are not misled with half formed ideas nor are you […]

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John Kerry:  Secret Senator Man!

John Kerry: Secret Senator Man!

| September 28, 2004 | Reply

Boy that John Kerry is all about the secrets, isn’t he? First, he has several unnamed world leaders who want him to be President but he won’t tell us who they are. Then, he has a secret plan for Iraq. It’s a good plan, trust him, but he’s not going to “play” them “in public”. […]

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Loot the Bodies!!

Loot the Bodies!!

| September 28, 2004 | 1 Reply

It’s fun. It’s fast. It makes your Inner Geek sit up and clap happily. Take the test and find out what sort of AD&D Character you are. You know you want to know. And when you find out, meet me at the Staggered Virgin Inn in Waterdeep. I have heard that a great evil has […]

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Kerry Invents Word, Breaks Arm Patting Self on Back.

Kerry Invents Word, Breaks Arm Patting Self on Back.

| September 28, 2004 | 1 Reply

Oh. My. Dear. Lord. In. Heaven. Democratic presidential challenger John Kerry appealed for an end to the TV advertising war that has marked his election battle against President George W. Bush Kerry said the avalanche of negative television spots and attacks being shown on US screens was scaring off voters. “Americans need a real conversation […]

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Hmm…What Do You Know?

Hmm…What Do You Know?

| September 28, 2004 | Reply

Looks like the Iraqi prosecutor didn’t have enough evidence against Ahmed Chalabi to make their case. I guess the State Department’s going to have to try to dredge up more.

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Redskins Wrapup

Redskins Wrapup

| September 28, 2004 | 3 Replies

Well, the Redskins dropped a big Monday Night game to the hated Dallas Cowboys last night. They were in the game the whole time and made a serious run for a game-tying field-goal late, but they ran out of time. Overall, the ‘Skins didn’t play a bad game. The offense is still blowing off rust […]

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