September 16, 2005

Closeted congressman votes against hate crimes act

Filed by Bil Browning | September 16, 2005 | 10:45 PM | comments

Closeted congressman David Dreier (R-CA) recently voted against the Conyers amendment to the Federal Hate Crimes act. The Conyers amendment specifically added sexual orientation to the hate crimes act. Here is a case of an elected official actively working...Read More

Police dog refuses bribe

Filed by Bil Browning | September 16, 2005 | 10:35 PM | comments

This has to be one of the funniest Indianapolis Star stories I've seen in a while... WABASH, Ind. - A driver stopped for speeding tried to distract a drug sniffing dog by throwing dog biscuits from his car, state...Read More

Rove = Katrina Czar

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | September 16, 2005 | 1:25 PM | comments

And the sound of retching was heard throughout the land. From Karl Rove's Big Easy at the Huffington Post blog: So here is the White House’s Katrina Plan in a nutshell: block any independent examination of its failings, put...Read More