Saturday, May 03, 2003

Food Fight

When the Food Workers Union stages an impromptu walkout at the U.N., the diplomats start looting for lunch and booze.

Read the whole article, its really funny.

I global warming real? Or are we headed for another ice age?
Two excerpts from this article posted below.

A field of corn growing in full sunlight in the middle of the day uses up all the carbon dioxide within a meter of the ground in about five minutes.

Another environmental danger that is even more poorly understood is the possible coming of a new ice age. A new ice age would mean the burial of half of North America and half of Europe under massive ice sheets.
Affirmative action fight decades old-Part3

"This is the next and more profound stage of the battle for civil rights," President Johnson said. "We seek ... not just equality as a right and a theory, but equality as a fact and as a result."

Les Kjos

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Liberals Meet Unexpected Resistance

"Though many had anticipated a cakewalk for the media in undermining the war on terrorism, instead liberals are caught in a quagmire of good news about the war. Predictions that liberals would have an easy time embarrassing President Bush have met unexpected resistance. They're still looking for the bad news they said was there. Experts believe the media's quagmire results from severely reduced troops. The left's current force is less than half the size of the coalition media that undermined the Vietnam War. "

Ann Coulter
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Digital Technology Used On da Vinci Works

PARIS (AP) -- They look as alive as the day Leonardo da Vinci painted them: tasty cherries, ripe, red, ready to eat; crackle-fresh peas popping from their pods; a raspberry, so simple, so enticing.

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Why Not Use Affirmative Action in Grading, Too?

" I understand that many of you may consider my new position to be unprincipled. Please understand, however, that the university has long abandoned antiquated principles of ''fairness'' in favor of identity politics. Also understand that my job as a university professor is to prepare you for the real world." Mike Adams

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Friday, May 02, 2003

The Presidents speech aboard the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln

"The character of our military through history -- the daring of Normandy, the fierce courage of Iwo Jima, the decency and idealism that turned enemies into allies -- is fully present in this generation. When Iraqi civilians looked into the faces of our servicemen and women, they saw strength, and kindness, and good will. When I look at the members of the United States military, I see the best of our country, and I am honored to be your commander-in-chief"
Gorge W. Bush

"Full text of speech"

Thursday, May 01, 2003

"If the U.S. were permanently to detach from the United Nations,
the effect would be something like the Pope defecting from Rome. If
he did, he would take the Vatican with him."
--William F. Buckley Jr.

"It is not a hatred of democracy and freedom but the desire for one that has made many Muslims hate the US whom they blame for the perpetuation of undemocratic polities in their world. Surely there are some Muslims who argue that democracy like everything Western is UnIslamic and evil. Fortunately such misguided people are few and have very little influence in the Muslim World."

Dr. Muqtedar Khan
Affirmative action ruling soon -- Part1
"The Michigan Law School admissions policy fails every test this court has established," Olson said. "Number 1, it's a thinly disguised quota. Number 2 it overtly employs stigmatizing characteristics."

Perfect Landing!

"This is a marked and important moment because ... the Iraqi people now have freedom. The threat to the United States has been removed," Fleischer said.

Love of America dares to speak its name--and wins a war.

"Of the number of encouraging things that have come of this war, one of the greatest is this: that in spite of what they've been told and not told, and in spite of the various discouragements to America-love that have long existed in our country, our young people's love for the nation continues. And so they stand beside her and guide her. "
Peggy Noonan
Cat Hitches Ride From Indiana to Missouri
Fewest terror attacks in thirty years.
President Bush plans to make history today by landing in a small plane on a moving aircraft carrier