Wednesday edition - June 30, 2010

 

 

 

Mississippi Governor 'Shocked' By Coast Guard's Gulf Spill Coordination

Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour tells NPR's All Things Considered today that he was "shocked" to discover three weeks ago that the Coast Guard had no way to effectively coordinate hundreds of vessels deployed to fight the Gulf oil spill....No one has more to lose on this well than BP."

 

Oil reaches Biloxi Beaches

I'm disgusted that our area is just on the brink of recovery from Katrina, and with 70 days to prepare, pretty much nothing has been done to prevent this intrusion of oil on our beloved coastline,'

Some 70,000 turtle eggs to be whisked far from oil

An effort to save thousands of sea turtle hatchlings from dying in the oily Gulf of Mexico will begin in the coming weeks in a desperate attempt to keep an entire generation of threatened species from vanishing.


 

"This is Reagan country, and perhaps it was destiny that the man who went to California's Eureka College would become so woven within and interlinked to the Golden State."- Sarah Palin thinking Eureka College is in California (it is in Illinois). Who's writing her speeches? Stephen Colbert, maybe?

 



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If you want to know what God thinks of money, just look at the people he gave it to.- Dorothy Parker, American writer and poet

 

 


 


 

Disturbing News


I love that typical Morning Joe incoherence: "Nobody's talking about it" except "Every Republican I talk to"

 

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough said House Minority Leader John Boehner "is not a hard worker" and cuts out of the Capitol early for bar-hopping evenings in Washington...."Nobody's talking about it," Scarborough continued. "Every Republican I talk to says John Boehner, by 5 or 6 o'clock at night, you can see him at bars. He is not a hard worker."

 

Wow, Joe slamming Boehner, his fellow Republican. And accusing him of going to bars after work? Isn't that what everyone does in DC? What is going on here? There must be more to this story.

 


 

"Do you know what's going on down in Washington today? The Senate began the Supreme Court confirmation hearings for Elena Kagan. And tomorrow, my favorite part of the whole procedure, the talent competition. And, I want to tell you something — wait until you hear this woman sing 'I Dreamed a Dream.'" –David Letterman
 


 

 


 

Republican-Shenanigans News

 


 

Those Sorry Republicans
By Madeleine Begun Kane

Just what’s the Republican mission?
To oppose each Obama position.
He gets tough on BP—
Gets an escrow, then see
Their response to the BP contrition:

Reps Joe Barton and Bachman and Price
By default claimed Obama ain’t nice.
He’s been mean to BP.
It a shakedown, you see.
Cuz unthinking objection’s their vice.

But fighting this fund makes no sense.
To do so’s an error immense.
The people approve.
It’s a positive move,
And opposing it makes them look dense.

Even Boehner and co seem to know
That defending BP’s a no-go.
Strikes a terrible tone,
So they rushed to disown
The pro-BP speech made by Joe.

But a hundred-plus others expressed
The same viewpoint in print. Not addressed!
It seems Boehner and co
Are pretending as though
The have solved their BP PR test.

It is clear where Republicans stand.
They are naught but a pro-corp’rate brand.
They put citizens last
And are only aghast
When a Dem gives the people a hand.
 


Sarah Palin Needs To Teach Sharron Angle How To Handle The Media

 

While some political campaigns aggressively pitch New York Times reporters to get coverage, Nevada Senate hopeful Sharron Angle appeared on the front page of today’s National edition for a different reason: She's avoiding the media.

 


 

 


Rock-The-Voter News


 

Sunday is the Fourth of July. America will celebrate its independence. Millions will enjoy beer imported from Mexico, bratwurst shipped from Germany, and fireworks made in China. - Laugh Lines

 


 

 


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Rod Blagojevich said he almost named Oprah Winfrey for Obama's Senate seat, but never explained why he thought she would accept a demotion.

Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/durst/index#ixzz0sLvzryzI
 
Rod Blagojevich said he almost named Oprah Winfrey for Obama's Senate seat, but never explained why he thought she would accept a demotion.

Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/blogs/durst/index#ixzz0sLvzryzI
 

 

Rod Blagojevich said he almost named Oprah Winfrey for Obama's Senate seat, but never explained why he thought she would accept a demotion. - Will Durst
 


 

 


Bush-Prison-Torture News


Casinos, Inc.

 

Reversing its oft-repeated position that it was acting only on behalf of its clients in its exotic dealings with the American International Group , Goldman Sachs now says that it also used its own money to make secret wagers against the U.S. housing market.

 


Found: Dick Cheney's Undisclosed Location

 


Go-F**k-Yourself News


 

 

 


 


 

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This is the view from the room I am renting in San Jose. I'm in a second story house right above a beauty salon the landlord runs. I share the second floor with 3 renters, one is a nail salon. I know, ladies, I died and went to heaven. I had my hair cut short yesterday and my good friend Hazel said, "You look like Victoria Beckham." I love Costa Ricans, they only lie to compliment you.

 

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