Monthly Archives: October 2009

RNS Quote of the Day, 10/31/09

In a dying civilization, political prestige is the reward not of the shrewdest diagnostician but of the man with the best bedside manner. –Eric Ambler, A Coffin for Dimitrios Scary enough for ya?

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The Soundboard: Day Late Edition

Week Two! The Wife’s been working me like some sort of indentured servant around the house this week. Yesterday I replaced nearly two dozen electrical outlets and switches and upgraded the bedroom A/V to HD. So nothing fancy today. Just … Continue reading

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After seeing this video, I need to wash my brain too. That is just disgusting. They’ve already got 50% of the children there losing sleep over their death cult fantasies. I guess they’re trying for 75% now. Found @ CCinZ

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RNS Quote of the Day: 10/30/09

Me too. I was clicking through this website looking at their “curiosities” section, when I realized that I didn’t really recognize most of the celebrities they had pictures of. I know who Lindsey Lohan is, just because I’ve been forced … Continue reading

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Please sir….

Lend us the means to steal an election? This year, New Jersey’s registered voters can request a mail-in ballot for any reason. (Before 2005, voters needed to provide a reason for why they needed an absentee ballot.) The state received … Continue reading

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Hey, I’d put it in my yard

h/t: Volokh.

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Dumb or Determined

You make the call! A group of University Of Washington students are being called vigilantes after they armed themselves with handguns and tried to set up patrols on University Avenue and other areas around campus where students have been attacked … Continue reading

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An intelligent business decision was made

Tuesday would’ve been a good day to buy Boeing stock. Wednesday the company announced they were going to ignore the demands of the Washington Machinists Union and go with a non-union shop in South Carolina to build their future 787 … Continue reading

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Getting Cold Feet?

If you’re in Washington’s Auburn/Kent valley, it may be because they’re very wet. The Army Corps of Engineers have finally released a series of maps showing the areas that will be effected by the possible collapse of the Howard Hanson … Continue reading

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