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Check out Governor Rick Perry's (R-Texastan) college transcript from Texas A&M .
by MinistryOfTruth
Comment Count 60 comments on Fri Aug 05, 2011 at 04:38 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
I haven't had a new vehicle since 1985. I have had a genius "boy" (his term) since 1996. He's a brilliant lawyer and a genius anal retentive mechanic. I've been driving a 1993 Mazda truck for the ...
by gchaucer2
Comment Count 140 comments on Sat Jul 02, 2011 at 12:57 PM PDT with 95 Recommends
This Tuesday, June 14, the world of music lost a great spirit. Ustad Asad Ali Khan, one of the few remaining performers on the ancient Indian stringed instrument called the Rudra Veena, passed ...
by WarrenS
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Jun 16, 2011 at 08:19 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
OK, just for fun, here's the idea. You're hosting dinner for four. You and 3 other people. ANY people, living or dead. And they will all show up. And any of them who don't speak English will ...
by plf515
Comment Count 64 comments on Mon May 16, 2011 at 04:30 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
OK, the Republicans are saying they'd love to vote for unemployment benefits, but those doggone Spendocrats just won't cut spending to pay for it because their secret evil plan is to drive up taxes ...
by HeyMikey
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Jun 25, 2010 at 10:42 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The greatest satirical songwriter ever to grace the planet prefers to count his age in Centigrade. In Farenheit, he's 82. On April 9, 1928, little Thomas Lehrer was born in Manhattan, and...
by WarrenS
Comment Count 83 comments on Fri Apr 09, 2010 at 02:59 PM PDT with 79 Recommends
Only Twenty-Two By David Glenn Cox The chances that you will ever be mentioned in an encyclopedia are about one in four hundred thousand. The chances that you will change the world in any way, ...
by Daveparts
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Jan 29, 2010 at 09:03 AM PST with 7 Recommends
BENEATH THE SPIN • ERIC L. WATTREE I'd like to introduce you to a young man known to those of us who know, love, and support his tremendous talent, as simply, Caesar.
by Wattree
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Dec 09, 2009 at 06:14 PM PST with 0 Recommends
I am in the early pages of: "Einstein: {the life and times}" by Ronald W. Clark. This is the Harper Perennial edition, 2007. The cover reads: "THE DEFINITIVE BIOGRAPHY". This is ...
by wewhodream
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Jun 27, 2009 at 03:23 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
It appears that the key to getting this legislation passed is not the what but the how. Just like Obama treated the American electorate like adults during the election season, he is treating ...
by independentvoice
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Feb 26, 2009 at 07:18 PM PST with 10 Recommends
Eventually the gathering wax from the candle tilts the scales so that the flame singes the thread and the lever drops and the ball rolls down the chute to strike the tong which collapses the first ...
by Timus
Comment Count 0 comments on Sat Jan 17, 2009 at 07:27 PM PST with 0 Recommends
So somehow this didn't surface for me until now. Unbelievably disturbing, watch as Todd unleashes his Baracuda...
by Captain America
Comment Count 57 comments on Wed Dec 03, 2008 at 07:38 PM PST with 3 Recommends
Congratulations to Paul Krugman, [http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/business/business-nobel-economics.html?_r=3&oref=slogin&oref=slogin&oref=slogin sole winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize in Economics!!] ...
by CornSyrupAwareness
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Oct 16, 2008 at 01:49 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
THE NEW YORK TIMES WASHINGTON — In a moment of historic import in the Capitol and on Wall Street, the House of Representatives voted on Monday to reject a $700 billion rescue of ...
by blklikeme
Comment Count 90 comments on Tue Sep 30, 2008 at 12:30 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Simply put...
by shaotse
Comment Count 50 comments on Sun Jun 29, 2008 at 08:25 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Ok, I'm sick of looking at that little brat in the red sweater. I guess since the 1980s the appropriate thing would be to give him a "time out." In my day, any adult in the neighborhood would have ...
by gchaucer2
Comment Count 222 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2008 at 02:20 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
I think it's the duty of the comedian to find out where the line is drawn and cross it deliberately. George Carlin (1937 - 2008) I was at the Las Vegas Comedy Festival in 2001, at the end of a ...
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Jun 23, 2008 at 12:50 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I expect that most folks are at least somewhat familiar with the Periodic Table of the Elements. This elucidation of this table has provided an exceptional amount of information for the development ...
by Translator
Comment Count 63 comments on Sat Mar 29, 2008 at 07:48 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
To many followers here, Jerome a Paris and bonddad have been providing valuable financial insight for years. Bonddad is great in his own right, but this diary chronicles the genius of Jerome a Paris.
by njhoo
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Mar 16, 2008 at 04:16 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
by aarrgghh
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Nov 09, 2006 at 09:22 AM PST with 2 Recommends