October 6, 2004 Wednesday


National Guard hands over more Bush papers
Times Picayune, LA - 10-5-04
By MATT KELLEY. WASHINGTON (AP) More than a week after a court-imposed deadline to turn over all records of President Bush's ...


Administration Chooses Anti-Feminist Group to Train Iraqi Women

OneWorld.net - Tue Oct 5,11:20 AM ET

WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct 5 (OneWorld) The State Department has awarded an explicitly anti-feminist U.S. group part of a $10 million grant to train Iraqi women in political participation and democracy...

FDLE investigating suspicious Leon County voter applications
Tallahassee.com, FL - 10-6-04
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating 1,500 voter registration forms received by the Leon ...

"I thought Dick Cheney did pretty well. He only flat lined twice." - -David Letterman

The-World-Is-A-Safer-Place-Without-Saddam News

Sore Loser Limerick

There once was a man named George Dub,
Who debated and mis'rably flubbed.

The rest of the  Sore Loser's Limerick is here:

Disturbing News

"The first time I ever met you was when we walked on stage tonight." Dick Cheney speaking to John Edwards

Meeting Was Not First for Cheney, Edwards

AP - Wed Oct 6,12:20 AM ET

Vice President Dick Cheney said Tuesday that the debate against Democratic Sen. John Edwards marked the first time the two had met. In fact, the two had met twice previously.

Court: Limbaugh's medical records properly seized
Sarasota Herald-Tribune, FL - 10-6-04
WEST PALM BEACH -- A state appeals court ruled Wednesday that Rush Limbaugh's medical records were properly seized by investigators seeking information on ...

Republican Shenanigans

Good News

Jeb Bush Wants to Assure Your Right to Vote in Florida


Biz/Tech News

It is for the President, not Bill Burkett, to answer the question, "Did your daddy the congressman vote to send other men's sons to Vietnam while pulling the strings to keep you cozy and safe? Yes or no, Mr. President, yes or no?"  -- Greg Palast

For a clip from the BBC Television investigative reports on George Bush's military career, go to

Greg Palast's interview with Col. Burkett for BBC can be read at

Go-F*** -Yourself News

" Bush said he would invade Iraq again, even knowing what he knows now. How can anyone be that stupid? When a kid bangs his head against a cement wall once you admire his determination, but when he keeps on doing it you have to accept that he is just not very  bright. The president lives in a world of spin, protected from everything and everyone except those who adore him. He is not capable of learning." -- Retired Four-star Gen. Tony McPeak, in a speech to a VFW group, 27 Sep 04

Kerry/Edwards News

"It's gotten so bad that even Alex Keaton would have shifted parties and voted for me this year." -- Sen. John Kerry, at a campaign appearance with actor Michael J. Fox, who rose to fame through his role as young Republican Alex P. Keaton on the sitcom "Family Ties."

Odd News



Walking to the Sky : Jonathan Borofsky's 100-foot-tall sculpture "Walking to the Sky" is displayed in Rockefeller Center in New York City.