Daily Archives: October 9, 2002

Did anyone besides me get some spam accusing Mossa…

Did anyone besides me get some spam accusing Mossad of the anthrax attacks? Sleaze.

Israeli professor receives Nobel Prize in Economic…

Israeli professor receives Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences

Well, congratulations. What are the odds that some group of slimebags in Sweden will start a campaign to keep him from receiving his award?

From the Ichthypundit Miles of dead fish foul V…

From the Ichthypundit

Miles of dead fish foul Volusia shore

There’s a massive fish kill off the Atlantic coast of Florida, washing ashore in Volusia county. 90 percent of the fish were Atlantic Croakers; arguably, their deaths don’t come as any great surprise. The good news is that it’s not our fault, but apparently is due to an algal bloom.

Vatican astronomer stares at the sky a lot Well…

Vatican astronomer stares at the sky a lot

Well, good for him. Maybe he can tell us how his life has changed in the last decade. You know, since the Vatican decided to admit Galileo was right after all?

Books cataloged this morning In order: Ringm…

Books cataloged this morning

In order:

Ringmaster by Jerry Springer;

The Path to Power, by Margaret Thatcher;

Edward M. Kennedy, by noted asshole Adam Clymer;

and Book, by Whoopi Goldberg.

Now, that’s eclectic.

ADEM Reform Coalition says agency needs changes …

ADEM Reform Coalition says agency needs changes

Damn straight. I’ve complained about the Alabama Department of Environmental Management before; it is way too friendly with business interests. Governor Siegelman is making some noises that he might support reform, but you can never tell with him, and the Republicans, of course, are hopeless. Any reform will have to be a grassroots sort of thing. Hopefully all the grass won’t be dead by then.

Keller’s likeness on quarter raises interest in he…

Keller’s likeness on quarter raises interest in her activism

A Birmingham radio host mentioned the whole socialism thing, questioning if she should be on the quarter. So a whole bunch of people called him to complain and demanded he site proof of his “accusation”.