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Archive for September, 2006

“Hi, My Name Is Ex-Congressman Mark Foley…Can You Give Me Your E-Mail And Send Me Your Pic?”

Bill Simon, Friday, September 29th, 2006

Let me get this straight: The freakin’ CHAIRMAN of the House Caucus On Missing and Exploited Children sent e-mails to underage male pages that talked about how much in (fitness) shape they were and if they would e-mail him a picture of them…even when the page didn’t work for the congressman directly? Nahhh, there’s nothing […]

Welcome To The New Bloggers on PV: Mad Dog and Bonnie

Bill Simon, Thursday, September 28th, 2006

Consider this an open blog thread…And, Mad Dog, I want to know what you have on Casey Cagle that makes you feel so uncomfortable with him. 🙂

What Will The New Name Be? Our Guess Is “The Ralph Reed Coalition”

politicalvine, Tuesday, September 26th, 2006

Rumors have it that the Georgia chapter of the Christian Coalition is cutting ties with the national organization. In doing so, they have to drop the use of the name “Christian Coalition.” What do you think the new name should be?

The Sites I Run Into On The Web…

politicalvine, Monday, September 25th, 2006

Gosh, I wonder if these folks have any property in North Dakota to build an all-white “compound” for themselves? No Blacks, Jews, Hispanics, or any other non-Arryians Allowed

Has PETA Lost Their Minds?

Bill Simon, Monday, September 25th, 2006

GURNEE, Ill. (AP) – People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals wants Six Flags Great America to scrap its Halloween-themed cockroach-eating promotion. A spokeswoman for the animal rights organization says the contest at the amusement park’s FrightFest is “gratuitously cruel.”

Hmmm…Wonder If This Means Osama Is Alive…?

politicalvine, Sunday, September 24th, 2006

The new al-Qaida field commander in Afghanistan is calling for Muslims to leave the U.S. – particularly Washington and New York – in anticipation of a major terror attack to rival Sept. 11, according to an interview by a Pakistani journalist. Abu Dawood told Hamid Mir, a reporter who has covered al-Qaida and met with […]

Too Bad More Cities and Counties Don’t Do This..

Bill Simon, Friday, September 22nd, 2006

Greenleaf, Idaho — All Americans have the right to bear arms. Some towns have even gone as far as to require each household to have a gun. Now a small Idaho town is contemplating a similar idea– it’s called the Civil Emergencies Ordinance. And although gun ownership is just one piece of this ordinance, it’s […]

Was This On Mary’s “Sonny-Do” List?

Bill Simon, Wednesday, September 20th, 2006

Somebody produced a little spoof on Sonny’s latest ad…pretty funny and reminds me of Jimmy Kimmel’s stuff:

The Cherokee County Brokeback Mountain Party: Chapter Two

politicalvine, Wednesday, September 20th, 2006

Just wanted to give you folks a little update on what we covered earlier this year on the Brokeback Mountain Republican Party in Cherokee County: Rumors are that one of the key founders of the Brokeback Mountain Party in Georgia, Bart Brannon, has accepted a job with newbie Republican, Ben Elliott. Elliott has a strong […]

Senator George Allen: I’m Thoroughly Unimpressed

Bill Simon, Monday, September 18th, 2006

I watched Senator George Allen on Meet the Depressed this morning with Tim Russert. I have to say, for my first impression of the man, I am thoroughly UNIMPRESSED with his grasp of issues. Allen completely avoided having to answer the truth when Russert asked him twice to confirm that Allen stated he voted for […]

Open Blog Space…

Bill Simon, Sunday, September 17th, 2006

What is on your mind? Blog about anything (that’s not covered elsewhere)…

This Is Interesting…

Bill Simon, Sunday, September 17th, 2006

What does your name mean?


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