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Archive for December, 2007

Dec 31st 2007

Australia to Censor Internet

This seems like a bad idea.
Here’s Rod Edwards’ take at TechFold:
At heart, I’m a libertarian: I am firm in my belief that the ills that accompany unfettered access to self-expression and communication are outweighed by the benefits – that the abdication of personal responsibility that seems endemic in our society is a call to community […]

Dec 31st 2007

“You know, Tim, what I’ve said, and I’ve been pretty blunt about it, if you aren’t being honest in obtaining a job, can we trust you to be honest if you get the job?”

that little zinger comes at the end of the only “negative ad” mike huckabee can afford, an uninterrupted screed attacking mitt romney on meet the press this week. the only problem is, it actually indicts huck:

oops. also on meet the press, huck said this about the romney campaign’s television spot contrasting mitt and john mccain:
[romney] […]

Dec 31st 2007

Simply. Brilliant.

Kudos to Fred for a great 17 minute video.


Dec 30th 2007

education plans: compare romney and huckabee

mitt: wants to improve american science and math programs so we can compete with asia. read more here.

Mitt Romney has a winning formula to bring about the change our schools need. Romney has offered a plan for education reform which would expand school choice and strengthen charter schools. Romney would also reward teachers with merit-based […]

Dec 29th 2007

Hillary Clones Herself at Age 10

And plants her clone at a rally in 2007.
Be afraid. Be very afraid.


Dec 27th 2007

club for growth ad: huckabee and taxes

the club for growth is spending half a million bucks to get this message out there. visit:

“Entitled ‘United,’ the ad seeks to educate the public about Mike Huckabee’s many tax increases and urges taxpayers to call the governor and challenge him on his tax policy,” said Club for Growth.Net President Pat Toomey. “While the […]

Dec 26th 2007

merry christmas

to: mitt romney
from: mike huckabee
what: victory in iowa
how: see below

“Who is your favorite author?” Aleya Deatsch, 7, of West Des Moines asked Mr. Huckabee [at a campaign stop in marshalltown].
Mr. Huckabee paused, then said his favorite author was Dr. Seuss.
In an interview afterward with the news media, Aleya said she was somewhat surprised. She thought […]

Dec 24th 2007

mashup: nativity story set to “o holy night”

i’ve set the short 5+ minute video to music. click the image below to watch.

watch nativity 12+ mb (cell phone-sized video)
watch nativity 50+ mb (larger picture size)

1 And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all […]

Dec 23rd 2007

two names i enjoy: eathyn manumaleuna and kai forbath

once more, recall fletch:

Mr. Stanwyk’s parents Marvin and Velma of Provo, were unable to attend the wedding. Those are three names I enjoy; Marvin, Velma, and Provo.”

eathyn manumaleuna blocked kai forbath’s 28-yard field goal try as time expired to give BYU a 17-16 win over UCLA in the las vegas bowl. forbath had previously […]

Dec 22nd 2007

LA times puts christmas in scare quotes

referring to the huckabee christmas ad:

In a holiday television ad airing in Iowa, he told of celebrating “the birth of Christ.”