Thursday edition - July 22, 2010




Iran says scientist provided information on CIA

TEHRAN, Iran — An Iranian nuclear scientist who returned home last week from the United States provided valuable information about the CIA, a semiofficial news agency reported Wednesday, adding that his spy's tale would be made into a TV movie.


State Dept. planning to field a small army in Iraq
WASHINGTON — Can diplomats field their own army? The State Department is laying plans to do precisely that in Iraq, in an unprecedented experiment that U.S. officials and some nervous lawmakers say could be risky

NKorea warns US exercises threaten region

North Korea warned the United States and South Korea on Thursday to call off military exercises scheduled for this weekend and to back off any new sanctions against the communist country or risk placing the entire region in danger


British Prime Minister David Cameron is visiting the U.S. and yesterday he and President Obama gave each other pieces of art. That really wasn’t necessary, Britain. You’ve already given us a huge oil painting. - Jimmy Fallon




The-World-Will-Be-A-Safer-Place-Without Saddam


Subject: Glen Beck's eyes


I kinda remember he rubbed Ben_Gay in his eyes when he wanted to appear to be crying.

Also - Repubs and Stimulus Money: there are probably billions of available stimulus monies in the Budget, called "Earmarks", which mostly guarantee re-election (maybe) and pay back big contributors,

Bob in Ohio


Ben Gay? First Limbaugh lost his hearing due to painkiller abuse and now Beck will lose his eyesight due to Ben Gay abuse.

The Republicans want this country to fail under the leadership of a Democrat. They impeached the last one. They're fueling the hate and probably hoping some anti-Obama nutcase will take him out.

The Tea Party, the impudent arm of the GOP, would be downright laughable, if they weren't cloaked in white sheets.

I only wonder if the US will implode or explode.

Thanks for writing,






Disturbing News



One of the logistical difficulties in combating the Gulf oil disaster has been finding housing for the thousands of workers brought in by BP and its contractors to work on cleanup and containment operations. Many of the coastal communities, especially in oil-soaked Louisiana, are sparsely populated and don't have the ability to accommodate a sudden influx of people. Enter "flotels."

Many workers have been housed in floating hotel/motels — structures similar to trailers or shipping containers stacked on top of each other on a barge.



GOP Infighting: The Color Of Money Or The Color Of Skin?


Republican National Committee officials, pushing back against RNC Treasurer Randy Pullen's claim that Chairman Michael Steele and his staff conspired to hide more than $7 million in debt, are telling party members in a memo that the committee's bills are fully paid as of this week.


Republican-Shenanigans News

Granite State Thinks Palin Has Rocks In Her Head


Joseph W. McQuaid, publisher of the New Hampshire Union Leader, is going to follow his state's motto and "live free or die," even if it means telling former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin to stay out of Granite State politics.







Rock-The-Voter News

Conservatives Continue To Confuse Democrats


The White House apologized to Shirley Sherrod. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack offered her a new job. But after a whirlwind week, Sherrod says she needs to think about it.






"Malia Obama is about to go to summer camp for the first time. And you can tell that Michelle picked out the camp, because whenever they make s'mores, they just melt zucchini in between two Wheat Thins." –Jimmy Fallon


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Biz-Tech News


"Apple will now offer a free iPhone case for all iPhone users. It's not going to help reception, but it protects the iPhone after you throw it against the wall." –Jay Leno


Bush-Prison-Torture News

Love: Vietnamese Style


Chelsea Clinton's big day may be half a world away but that hasn't tempered enthusiasm in Vietnam for her upcoming nuptials.

In Hanoi on Thursday for diplomatic meetings a little over a week before the July 31 wedding, mother-of-the-bride and U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton was given a wedding present — a white tablecloth — for her daughter by the Vietnamese government along with gemstone mosaic portrait of her and Chelsea during their 2000 visit to the country.





"Dick Cheney is recovering from heart surgery in the hospital. I understand Fox sent flowers, and MSNBC sent a large pepperoni pizza with extra cheese." –Jay Leno


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Odd News

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A whale leaps from the sea near Cape Town, South Africa, on Sunday, July 18, 2010. It whacked the yacht, but yacht owner Paloma Werner says neither she nor her companion was hurt.
Photo Courtesy of Paloma Werner





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