Thursday, May 12, 2005
(VRWSC) Vast Right-Wing Swinging Conspiracy
By now I'm sure you've all heard the stories about Plato's Retreat and Bolton.
Just wondering who else has made the connection...
There's just another fine gentleman, a Republican operative by the name of Roger Stone, who took part in similar activities, though granted, his wife Nikki was complicit in these dalliances whereas it's alleged that Christina Bolton was not.
You know what else these two men have in common?
One led the mob that stopped the Miami-Dade recount and the other, well, he said:
UK War Memo
Monday, May 09, 2005
... was just about the sweetest old man I've met in a long, long time. He was at Politics & Prose to talk about his new book, A Matter Of Opinion, and he was everything I expected and more.
As I was sitting, Chris Hitchens came in and stood up, immediately to my right, with a white plastic cup in his hand, making me wonder what was in it. My impulse to go up and talk to him and compliment him on his impeccable obit-writing skills, "all politics aside", unfortunately faded away as I noticed a number of people with whom he seemed busy chatting after Navasky's talk, and his rather-conspicuous scratching of his back through his shirt, over his shoulder. I abstained from an introduction which would inevitably call for a handshake.
Thursday, May 05, 2005
Blatant Discrimination or Stealthy Eugenics?
A new FDA provision will recommend that no man who's had gay sex in the previous five years be allowed to "donate his essences":
Blatant discrimination or stealthy eugenics?
We report, you decide.