Daily Archives: May 14, 2008

Thank GOP for Mississippi

Dem beats Republican in a race that may predict November – CNN.com

So, Mississippi has three Democratic congressmen (out of four) and we have two (out of seven). That’s just embarrassing. We need to win both open seats this time, guys.

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BREAKING NEWS! IT MIGHT RAIN!

Showers and thunderstorms possible this afternoon – Breaking News from The Birmingham News – al.com

Thanks for that, guys. Really.

Five members of the city council are mad

Birmingham City Council votes to take $7.9 million from school sidewalk projects, spend on Fair Park renovation- al.com

The council voted 5-3 with an abstention to take money to repair sidewalks and instead spend it on… Idiocy.

The city’s money is better spent as part of the $55 million needed to redevelop Fair Park and Five Points West with an indoor track, equestrian facilities and an Olympic-sized swimming pool and stadium, Langford said.

Honestly, I still don’t know what all this is for. I have no idea. I do know that whatever it’s for, it won’t be worth it.