October 14, 2003 Tuesday
Supreme Court takes on legal fight over Pledge of Allegiance
Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL - 10-14-03
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court said Tuesday it will decide whether the Pledge of Allegiance recited by generations of American schoolchildren is an unconstitutional blending of church and state...
State Republicans distancing themselves from religious right
Seattle Times, WA - 10-14-03
POULSBO, Kitsap County — Above the lane leading up to Ellen Craswell's home in rural Kitsap County, a hand-painted archway proclaims in bold letters: "Thou shalt love the Lord thy God."....
Congress weighs bills upholding prayers at military academies
Fredericksburg.com, VA - 10-14-03
... Washington-AP) -- Some Republicans in Congress ... striking down a suppertime prayer at Virginia Military Institute as an unconstitutional endorsement of a religion ...
Wasn't this country founded by people escaping from religious persecution?
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week, doctors successfully separated conjoined twins ... Karl Rove and Rush
Limbaugh will not be in contact with each other for the next, thirty days."
- Anita Beer, with a blunt in one hand and a laptop in the other,
emulating the Midnight Writers of the Purple Pixel Rage.
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W. Bush is a reformer, I'm an astronaut."
-Senator John McCain (R-AZ)
Donald Rumsfeld, reading for W.
"I glance at the headlines just to kind of get a flavor for what's moving. I rarely read the stories, and get briefed by people who are probably read the news themselves."
—George W. Bush, Washington, D.C., Sept. 21, 2003
Put the Patriot Act to good use - on the White House leak
Christian Science Monitor - 10-14-03
WASHINGTON – Pity President Bush. He may be the most powerful man on earth, running the most disciplined White House in recent memory, but when it comes to finding the source of the leak that has this town buzzing, he's as helpless as the rest of us, he says. ...
"Mentally retarded are treated
equally in Texas - some executed, some elected."
- Don Wright
Conservative Addiction Good! Liberal Addiction Bad!
BONNIE ERBE: Crash of conservative icons - Modesto Bee
"See, free nations are peaceful nations. Free nations don't attack each other. Free nations don't develop weapons of mass destruction."
—George W. Bush, Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 3, 2003
Blast at Turkish Embassy Wounds at Least 2
GOP challenger blasts Philly mayor
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania (AP) -- A week after an FBI bug was found in the office
of Mayor John Street, Republican challenger Sam Katz accused the mayor on ...
What is his accomplishment? That he's
no longer an obnoxious drunk?
- Ron Reagan Jr. speaking about George W. Bush
Rumsfeld plans to close dozens of military bases
Contra Costa Times, CA - 10-14-03
... Jeb Bush agreed to contract the law firm Holland & Knight to hire lobbyists,
military experts and others to defend the state's bases...
US soldiers' letters questioned
The Globe and Mail, Canada - 10-14-03
...Other soldiers acknowledged signing a form
letter, but said they had no idea who wrote it. In all, Gannett ...
IRAQ LETTERS OF MASS DECEPTION - The Mirror
Department of Homeland Propaganda - morons.org
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