Saturday, February 23, 2008

Big Dan's Big News Feb 23, 2008

● Police concerned about order to stop weapons screening at Obama rally (bd: we have the local police saying that something was fishy in Dallas, the home of the JFK assassination...)

● Secret Service defends security at Obama rally in Dallas (bd: ...and then the next day the FEDS say 'nothing was wrong'! With ridiculous statements like some guy emailed them and said nothing was wrong! Oh! That's proof that nothing was fishy here!)

● A police motorcycle officer died after a crash while escorting Hillary Rodham Clinton's motorcade to a campaign rally. (bd: ...and isn't THIS weird: Dallas police officer killed while escorting Hillary! wtf????????).


● Prosecutors argued Friday that Sen. Larry Craig's appeal misinterprets the disorderly conduct law and his guilty plea in a bathroom sex sting should stand.

● GOP Congressman indicted for extortion, money laundering

● U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn's comment that going to war in Iraq was "probably a mistake" represents a significant departure from where the Oklahoma Republican started out on the 5-year-old conflict.


The McCain Watch:

● Top McCain defender's firm prepped Blackwater for congressional probe

● McCain says his lobbyists are 'honorable,' but they don't work for 'legitimate' causes he picks

● The Real McCain: Senator Gets Millions from Lobbyist "Friends" [VIDEO] Robert Greenwald, Brave New Films. Video: The truth is that he's the DC lobbyists' loyal lapdog.

● The REAL (click here)


● The U.S. Attorney Purge scandal still ranks, in my estimation, as the key to unlocking almost every other unprecedented domestic (and perhaps even foreign) criminal abuse of power by the White House. The matter strikes at the very heart of the dirty dealings by all of the President's men and, if it were to ever be fully cracked open, would likely display the totality of the blood and guts of the Administration's highly illegal, fully politicized takeover and wholesale abuse of the U.S. criminal justice system.

● HBO Agrees To Air ‘Taxi To The Dark Side’ After Discovery Drops It For Being Too ‘Controversial’

● A woman who had her medical coverage canceled as she was undergoing treatment for breast cancer has been awarded more than $9 million in a case against one of California's largest health insurers.

(bd: kooky rightwing FREAK Mary Matalin gets out of her coffin she's co-habitating with Bob Novak, to say, contrary to scientists worldwide, ...) Matalin On Global Warming: ‘A Largely Unscientific Hoax,’ A ‘Political Concoction’

● California corrections officials on Friday said they are investigating whether guards at a Southern California prison improperly watched video of female inmates being strip-searched.

● Olbermann not amused by Rove's quip about 9/11

● Was a Colonel's Death in Iraq Something More Sinister Than Suicide?. War on Iraq: New questions surround the highest ranking officer to die in Iraq.

● Empire and Burlesque: Permanent Bases Rise While Public Gawks at Geeks; U.S. Army Central is establishing a permanent platform for “full spectrum operations” in 27 countries around southwest Asia and the Middle East, its commander says.

● NEPA: Grier offers to drop challenge. W-B resident wants county commissioners to specify how $93.5 million will be spent. (bd: Why aren't the Luzerne County Commissioners specifying how the $93.5 million will be spent? And why aren't the local papers and talk shows asking the commissioners why they aren't specifying how they are spending the $93.5 million?

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