Tag: government

  • The “Good Old Boy” Network

    Loads of news stations are now reporting on the outstanding r{e'}sum{e'} of the current FEMA director, Michael Brown. His r{e'}sum{e'} is outstanding – if you're a fan of Arabian Horses. Seems that prior to joining FEMA, Michael Brown was a commisioner of the International Arabian Horse Association. For nine years. I'd say that makes him…

  • Take That, Supreme Court!

    From Philip, article here – Weare, New Hampshire (PRWEB) Could a hotel be built on the land owned by Supreme Court Justice David H. Souter? A new ruling by the Supreme Court which was supported by Justice Souter himself itself might allow it. A private developer is seeking to use this very law to build…

  • Tax by the Mile

    From Monty comes an article about some states' plans to turn the gas-tax into a per-mile-driven tax. The reasoning is that hybrid cars drive the same amount, but pay less in gas-tax so the states lose money for road maintenance. I counter-argue that all those gas-guzzling H2's and such on the road will counter that.…

  • woohoo

    Ashcroft Resigns!

  • are they watching?

    is big brother watching? While talking to Bill last night on IRC, I decided to go through my web server logs to check out what government and military agencies have browsed my website. It's an interesting list, hit read more to find out.