Wednesday edition - November 3, 2010
Flush with new power, congressional
Republicans say they'll work with President Barack Obama to cut spending and
create jobs — but on their terms.
Sarah Palin coined the term 'refudiate'
in a July tweet. She uses it again on election night to celebrate big
Republican gains. Her Mama Grizzlies did alright, too.
Emboldened by a commanding House majority and Senate gains, Republican
leaders vowed Wednesday to deliver on their "golden opportunity" to roll
back the size of government and President Barack Obama's signature health
I'm curious, can anyone name a successful country with limited government in recorded history?
many of her Republican colleagues were elected to the House, Christine O’Donnell
ended up underneath it, with her feet curled up. - Jimmy Kimmel
The Repercussions Of Bush Invading Iraq
Al-Qaida's front group in
Iraq has threatened more attacks on Christians after a siege on a Baghdad church
that left 58 people dead,
linking the warning to claims that Egypt's Coptic Church is holding women
captive for converting to Islam.
Election Results Madness
By Madeleine Begun Kane
I’m glued to the screen through the night,
Watching Dem after Dem lose our fight.
Masochistic? I guess:
Can’t stop watching this mess.
Where the hell is this long tunnel’s light?
legislature in California is considering a bill that would allow electronic
advertisements on license plates.
Is that wise? I really don't need anything else to distract me while I'm texting.
- Craig Ferguson
When All Else Fails, Quit?
In 2005, Jon
Stewart's now-famous complaint that confrontational cable shoutfests like
"Crossfire" were "hurting America" helped lead CNN to cancel the long-running
political chat show. Now, the "Daily Show" host appears to have claimed another
scalp: MSNBC's Keith Olbermann announced Monday night on "Countdown"
that he's "unilaterally suspending" the show's "Worst Persons in the World"
segment, "with an eye towards discontinuing it."
reasons for folks in Northern California to celebrate...
The Giants just won the World Series and after Tuesday, no more Meg Whitman commercials.- Giglish
In Corporations We Trust
According to ProPublica's Abrahm Lustgarten, a 4-week-old internal maintenance report obtained by the investigative news service reveals that at least 148 BP pipelines on Alaska's North Slope received an "F" grade on the company's own system of upkeep grading. Pipes receive an F when inspectors determine that at least 80 percent of their walls are corroded and at risk of rupture.
After the Giants won the World Series, they had a riot in San Francisco, overturning Priuses and lighting clean-burning bonfires.- Jimmy Kimmel
America Votes In More Gridlock
remembering that, despite the change on Capitol Hill, the United States is still
facing a stalled economy, high unemployment, two wars, the threat of global
warming, and a raft of other challenges. So what are last night's election
results likely to mean from the standpoint of a workable legislative agenda in
The short answer is: gridlock,
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China Rejects US Corn
quarantine bureau confirmed on Tuesday it had discovered traces of an unapproved
genetically modified organism (GMO) in a
cargo and had refused it entry into China.
i know you have to be as disgusted as i am about last night's election results. i really feel the Dems betrayed the country by not fighting to defend their many accomplishments against the lies of the 'right.' it's very disheartening to think the American people are that gullible and apathetic that they would hand even one house of congress back to the people who almost ruined this country. thank you for being such a force for good in these desperate times!!! we'll need your wisdom and humor now more than ever.
It is no surprise to me. Obama was stabbed in the back by his fellow spineless Democrats just as the Clintons were.
Thank you Kathy for the kind words. I hope I can continue AHNC but freedom of
speech is not free and fewer and fewer people are able to donate. A sign of the
Subject: Election Rejection
I knew we were f88ked when you couldn't raise just $3000 over 4 months time. People don't respond to the truth only hate and fear.
What a sad day for America.
My optimism is as overdrawn as my checking account. Same as my viewers methinks. Sigh.
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To Help You Deflate Photo
In this photo released by the Association of Surfing Professionals, surfers raise their arms in honor of the late Andy Irons during a paddle out memorial service in Porta Del Sol, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. The three-time world surfing champion was found dead Tuesday morning, Nov. 2, 2010, in a hotel room in Dallas.
Photo/ASP, Kelly Cestari
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