Monthly Archives: April 2009

In Memoriam

The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel killed in Afghanistan and Iraq:William C. Comstock, 21, of Van Buren, Ark.; corporal, Marine Corps. Comstock died of noncombat-related injuries Wednesday in Iraq's Anbar province, west of Baghdad. He was … Continue reading

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Bestest Friends

Following up on yesterday's post…sorta: 

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Teabaggage

I've been simultaneously amused and outraged by the whole teabagging thing. On the one hand, the fact that they've glommed onto a fair filthy sexual term for it is so delightful and appropriate. On the other hand, the fact that… … Continue reading

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Happy Tax Day!

As I've said before, this is one of my favoritest days of the year.  After all, as Oliver Wendell Holmes once said, "taxes are the price we pay for a civilized society."  I'm a big fan of civilization.  

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In Memoriam

The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel who died in Afghanistan and Iraq:Daniel J. Beard, 24, of Buffalo, N.Y.; sergeant, Army. Beard died of noncombat-related injuries April 3 in Diwaniya, Iraq, south of Baghdad. He was assigned … Continue reading

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What’s That Line Now?

I've never even heard of this show. Is it still on? I know not. But I know I surely do dig this clip. 

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In Memoriam

The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel who died in Iraq:Nelson M. Lantigua,20, of Miami; lance corporal, Marine Corps. Lantigua died of noncombat-related injuries Tuesday in Anbar province, west of Baghdad. He was assigned to the … Continue reading

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