bloggie

friday, august 1, 2014 5:23 pm zst

Forty acres and a mou

hyperlinkopotamus

franco cbi left a comment at 5:11 pm 07/31
zorkmidden is also here
evariste @ large left a comment at 10:21 pm 07/28
zorkmidden left a comment at 1:45 pm 07/28
packen and franco cbi have also commented
packen left a comment at 3:35 pm 07/28
zorkmidden and franco cbi have also commented
zorkmidden left a comment at 6:35 pm 07/22
Thousand Sons and evariste have also commented
franco cbi left a comment at 10:15 am 07/21
evariste is also here
zorkmidden left a comment at 8:33 pm 07/16
packen and franco cbi have also commented
packen left a comment at 6:08 pm 07/06
franco cbi and evariste have also commented
The Sanity Inspector left a comment at 10:16 am 07/05
franco cbi and evariste have also commented

Vote for me because I don't know what I'm doing

Obama launches 2008 White House bid. Since when is political inexperience an advantage? And does he stand a chance against Hillary?

Sen. Barack Obama launched a presidential campaign Tuesday that would make him the first black to occupy the White House, and immediately tried to turn his political inexperience into an asset with voters seeking change.

The freshman Illinois senator — and top contender for the Democratic nomination — said the past six years have left the country in a precarious place and he promoted himself as the standard-bearer for a new kind of politics.

"Our leaders in Washington seem incapable of working together in a practical, commonsense way," Obama said in a video posted on his Web site. "Politics has become so bitter and partisan, so gummed up by money and influence, that we can't tackle the big problems that demand solutions. And that's what we have to change first."
Any time I hear politicians talk about "big problems that demand solutions" I feel to hide my wallet.

Posted by zorkmidden on Jan 16, 2007 5:52 pm

no comments yet

recent comments

[img]
Dang. I thought for sure this was going to be by Borowitz or the Daily Currant.
Homophones: Turning Straight People Gay for Over A Hundred Years.
' After publishing a blog post about homophones, Torkildson was fired by his boss, Nomen owner Clarke Woodger, in
' The images and metaphors keep doing headstands. To “bail out” is to slop water over the side of
[ #6 ]/ zorkmidden: Especially with an umlaut--Fürpig. Gives it more umph.
[ #4 ]/ franco cbi ' Given that he's named after a Truffle, "pig" is
[ #3 ]/ packen: That's fantastic! I'm so glad!
[ #1 ]/ packen: Me too. And I miss it so, I hate being forced to drive to get
[ #3 ]/ franco cbi: LOL, too me a moment.
William Howard Kuntsler, a critic of modern cities who has written several articles for _ The Atlantic _ , notes
[img] Sneaky spammer!
In Washington DC the only areas that come close to this ideal are Georgetown and Old Town Alexandria, and even
Given that he's named after a Truffle, "pig" is appropriate. :) Congratulations on your loss of weight, Packen!
zorkie, thank you so much for inspiring me. I can now fit into clothes I haven't worn in years and
Great article. I can so relate to it growing up in a traditional city.
I have two Deutsche Pelzig Faul Schweinhundinnen.
Furpig is Tartuffo's new name now.
And by that, I don't mean "exposing" it. I mean not-so-subtly _ endorsing _ it.
[ #25 ]/ common help Lulli I searched you onfb and could not reach you
[ #2 ]/ Thousand Sons: I loved that book!
I've wanted to see Sana'a ever since I read 'Motoring with Mohammed' years ago.
The turban makes me think of [ _ The Streets Of Cairo _ ]/ (skip to 10:03-13).
' Sana’a is so strange and marvelous. If Yemen weren't in permanent crisis, the city would be awash in
' Routté's experiment began after he traveled to Mobile, Ala., in 1943 for a family engagement. He wasn't happy

home

this & that

bloggie pulse: circulation
last 15 minutes:
20
last hour:
52
last 24 hours:
700
bloggie pulse: comments
since midnite:
0
last 24 hours:
0
in our lifetime:
5606