21 Oct 2006

AFA Wants It Both Ways

Konagod here with some fresh Wildmon meat for the Blenders… The American Family Association is overcome with glee after NBC pulled the plug on a segment in an upcoming Madonna concert set to air in November. The AFA seems to be taking credit for the decision after 750,000 email messages

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19 Oct 2006

A Nifty Way to Avoid a Texas Execution

Just kill yourself. A [Texas] death-row inmate slit his own throat with a makeshift knife early Thursday, committing suicide about 15 hours before he was scheduled to be executed, a prison official said. As an opponent of capital punishment, I say bravo for his success at circumventing the system. Ironically,

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19 Oct 2006

MLK Being Cast as a Rupublican in Ads

(guest posted by konagod) Just when you think you’ve seen every distasteful dirty trick imaginable in an effort to influence voters, here’s a real gem. The National Black Republican Association, a conservative group, has been running ads in DC, Georgia, Maryland, Ohio and Pennsylvania claiming that Dr. Martin Luther King

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19 Oct 2006

Priest Admits Early "Relationship" with Foley

(guest posted by konagod) Here we go. Rev. Anthony Mercieca, now living in Italy, was interviewed by the Sarasota (Fla.) Herald-Tribune, and spoke of his intimate two-year relationship with Mark Foley — at the time an altar boy at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Lake Worth, Florida. Excerpts from a

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19 Oct 2006

Another Potential Election Debacle Looms

Good morning! Konagod here, guest posting from Austin, Texas… What a surprise. Aside from some new voting machines in one California county with a faulty audio program for the hearing impared only working in Vietnamese, there are a host of other problems lurking for American voters on November 7. From

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