Daily Archives: March 22, 2007

Edwards to suspend campaign – Or Not

John Edwards for President

I know this is pretty callous of me… How much does this hurt his campaign? I mean, it’s nine months until the primaries. Good gosh, you’d think that there would be time to recover, but he was already running in third place.

UPDATE: He says that the campaign will go on. Jumped the gun, I did.

Blonds have less fun

Japan diplomat: Blonds ‘no good’ in Mideast talks – CNN.com

So this guy, he’s the foreign minister. It’s kind of like if Bush appointed John Bolton Secretary of State.

“Japanese are trusted. If (you have) blue eyes and blond hair, it’s probably no good,” he said.

“Luckily, we Japanese have yellow faces.”

Um… Here is our Secretary of State:

She’s not exactly blond and blue-eyed.


TVA says drought tops 117-year record

The driest winter in the Tennessee Valley since record-keeping began, says the Tennessee Valley Authority. It wasn’t as bad in the Birmingham area, only the driest January and February since 1986.

Anyway, this is a big problem because it reduces the amount of electricity TVA dams can generate by half.

Did I really hear this on the radio?

Tony Snow: “Do you want to talk to Karl Rove or do you want the truth?”

Seriously, did he really say something like that?