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When Is an *Extended Vacation* A Euphemism for Being Kicked Out of Your House for Cheating? (salon) When it's John Edwards. From RadarSupposedly, friends of his wife, Elizabeth, who herself is experiencing a good deal of fallout, are saying that she ordered him to pack up his things and move out. An.....- 9/2/2008 11:15:54 AM
Another WONDERFUL Video from Obama (salon) When it's John Edwards. From RadarSupposedly, friends of his wife, Elizabeth, who herself is experiencing a good deal of fallout, are saying that she ordered him to pack up his things and move out. An.....- 9/2/2008 11:06:55 AM
On Sitting In Judgment on This Blog of McCain, Bush, Palin, or any other politician (salon) Let's get this clear. Right now. People make judgments every day. You make a judgment about whether to take an umbrella with you on a cloudy day. You make a judgment about whether to make a right turn.....- 9/2/2008 10:56:49 AM
*Jilted* Bush Acting Like a Woman Scorned-Will be on the RNC Ticket Tonight (salon) Another amusing drama with the Republicans. McCain didn't want Bush to speak. Even though he is Bush on Steroids, he is trying desperately to look like a *Maverick* (which in case means a Senior Momen.....- 9/2/2008 10:30:15 AM
More on *Waterbreak* Scandal with Sarah Palin-Because this Pick for VP is Pretty Hilar (salon) First up, from Tom Burka- Sarah Palin was THOROUGHLY vetted... by Jamie Spears Mom, McCain Campaign says.Spears was selected to vet Palin because she is an authority on mothering, and the author of nu.....- 9/2/2008 8:44:55 AM
UPDATED: So.. Is Sarah Palin LYING about being Miss Congeniality? Another Woman Said So, CORRECTION (salon) Update: I'm STILL snickering over Palin but the Miss Congeniality brouhaha as detailed below turns out to be a case of someone with a faulty memory. From the St Louis Post Dispatch on SaturdayIn comme.....- 9/1/2008 11:37:16 PM
Sarah Palin Political Cartoons (salon) Update: I'm STILL snickering over Palin but the Miss Congeniality brouhaha as detailed below turns out to be a case of someone with a faulty memory. From the St Louis Post Dispatch on SaturdayIn comme.....- 9/1/2008 10:33:56 PM
When a Female, Just Any Ole Female, Will Do for VP- Sunday's Snickers (salon) I wasn't for Hillary Clinton but that doesn't mean I wouldn't want to see a woman for president. Or even VP. But sheesh, what the choice of John McCain of Sarah Palin indicates is that he wanted a wom.....- 9/1/2008 9:51:18 PM
Um. Sarah Palin! The Founding Fathers Did NOT PUt *Under God* in the Pledge (salon) I was looking at some of Sarah Palin's positions and ran across this. (update: see bottom for new link)11. Are you offended by the phrase “Under God” in the Pledge of Allegiance? Why .....- 9/1/2008 8:25:48 PM
People Elected to Office Who Pass Laws Should Expect Criticism and Scrutiny of their Values (salon) On another post, a commenter asked "since when do other people have the right to tell another how to raise their children?" . After my jaw dropped at the absurdity of the question, I replied.....- 9/1/2008 7:16:59 PM
Family Values PfffTT!! Sarah Palin's Daughter Bristol is Pregnant Out of Wedlock (salon) Wrote about all the brouhahah concerning Palin and her down syndrome child, including a rumour that perhaps it was Sarah Palin's child and Bristol was the mother of the down syndrome baby instead of S.....- 9/1/2008 11:53:19 AM
All Readers of Somervell County Salon have a WONDERFUL Labor Day (salon) It\'s early here and everyone in the house, including family and guests, are sleeping, including, luckily, for the moment, the dog. Later on, when all get up, we\'re planning a barbecue and ho.....- 9/1/2008 8:40:05 AM
Video In Honor of John McCain Glory-Hogging Down in the Gulf-*Arabian Horses* (salon) Yeah, this is the guy that was hugging up to Bush this time around 2 years ago, eating a birthday cake while people died in Katrina. Now he's pretending to care.This clip I made a couple of years.....- 8/31/2008 7:32:22 PM
The Chick Flick Starring Sarah Palin and Gramps McCain! (salon) (Original Picture of  -maybe- Sarah Palin from Hollywood Newsroom)So Maureen Dowd wrote this, which is a hoot, and then Dave Winer wrote this. The wrinkly white haired dude and the VP-chick win t.....- 8/31/2008 4:49:04 PM
Having a Nostalgia Moment for High School-Hudson Ohio (salon) Maybe it's all these hilarious jokes about Sarah Palin, being a cheerleader and clueless, and also that I was thinking the other day about a job I once had back in Hudson at a place called Flilckinger.....- 8/31/2008 5:13:01 PM
Video- The Jokes Just Keep Coming about McCain and Palin (salon) Maybe it's all these hilarious jokes about Sarah Palin, being a cheerleader and clueless, and also that I was thinking the other day about a job I once had back in Hudson at a place called Flilckinger.....- 8/31/2008 3:06:07 PM
I-See-You-Naked Backscatter Machines are SO Old School-Now it's Millimeter Wave Scan Machines (salon) We have talked about backscatter machines here before. You think when you go the airport that you have some protection against being randomly scanned where the operator of a machine can't SEE YOU UNDE.....- 8/31/2008 3:00:00 PM
Funniest Comment I've Read Today About Sarah Palin-What a HOOT! (salon) from Wonkette, where somebody named Jingo said.McCain made an excellent choice for Vice Presidential running mate. Sure she has less that 2 years experience as a governor and prior to that was the may.....- 8/31/2008 2:11:37 PM
Kip Averitt (TX State Senator District 22) All For Privatizing the State Lottery (salon) Remember that Rick Perry, whose son WORKS for a company that stands to beneft from this, has been all for this.  And Perry has used school funds to try to push video gambling. Back to AverittAlth.....- 8/31/2008 1:16:27 PM
Belly Laugh O Day- Cindy *Pillpopper* McCain Explains Sarah Palin's Foreign Policy Experience (salon) Well, I love a good laugh!I almost hate to have to explain why this is such a hoot. Hey, I used to live in Houston. I guess that made me a foreign policy expert on Cuba!Bwaahahahahahahahahah. Cindy, j.....- 8/31/2008 12:06:18 PM
Nanosolar: new energy cost saving product hits the market (pstern) Nanosolar is a company providing thin solar panels at a fraction of the cost of regular panels.With high energy costs, especially runaway electric bills, Nanosolar may be the ticket out of energy ensl.....- 8/31/2008 10:20:50 AM
Forget Eagleton! Sarah Palin A Younger and Prettier Phyllis Schlafly? (salon) When I was reading that ridiculous comment from Cathie Adams of the Eagle Forum (and the equally silly one from *stay at home mom* Patricia Neerman) about how Sarah Palin, mom of five, can have it all.....- 8/31/2008 12:00:49 PM
Audio- Jim Dunnam of Waco (Texas House Rep) Was on Think The Other Day (salon) When I was reading that ridiculous comment from Cathie Adams of the Eagle Forum (and the equally silly one from *stay at home mom* Patricia Neerman) about how Sarah Palin, mom of five, can have it all.....- 8/31/2008 9:55:37 AM
So, Inexperienced Palin Nomination NOT About Women-It's about Evangelicals (salon) Yesterday I wondered why in the fool one of the campaign spokesmen for McCain said that Palin would learn at the feet of the master. SO offensive to women. And I daresay there aren't many women who we.....- 8/31/2008 9:26:51 AM
Thyroid Cancer in Adults for Survivors of Atomic Bomb Explosions-New Study (salon) Washington, August 31 : A new research has led to the discovery that an atomic bomb explosion in a particular area can lead to thyroid cancer in survivors at the onset of adulthood.The research, carri.....- 8/31/2008 8:56:26 AM
NRC Event Notification for Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant on AUgust 26, 2008 (salon) Power ReactorEvent Number: 44439Facility: COMANCHE PEAKRegion: 4 State: TXUnit: [1] [ ] [ ]RX Type: [1] W-4-LP,[2] W-4-LPNRC Notified By: GARY MERKAHQ OPS Officer: HOWIE CROUCHNotificat.....- 8/31/2008 8:52:50 AM
4151 Military Deaths in Iraq (salon) Power ReactorEvent Number: 44439Facility: COMANCHE PEAKRegion: 4 State: TXUnit: [1] [ ] [ ]RX Type: [1] W-4-LP,[2] W-4-LPNRC Notified By: GARY MERKAHQ OPS Officer: HOWIE CROUCHNotificat.....- 8/31/2008 8:21:59 AM
TxDOT Robs More Money From Taxpayers (pstern) Here we go again!  We're being told that TxDOT is taking out another "loan" of $1.5 Million that will be repaid sometime in the future from gasoline tax revenues.Ha-ha-ha-ha-HA!Wha.....- 8/30/2008 5:56:31 PM
Is Bayer AG's Insecticide Neonicotinoids Behind the Colony Collapse of Bees? (salon) And now, from the company that brought the world heroin, the extinction of the human race.Bayer AG, the German company that first marketed heroin, has been accused of being responsible for the mass ho.....- 8/30/2008 4:54:23 PM
How does 89 cents per gallon sound? (pstern) Natural Gas:  the wave of the immediate future?  Some states are tired of the gasoline hype and cost.They are pushing for cars that use natural gas.  There is some merit to it; how.....- 8/30/2008 1:32:53 PM
On Texas Elective Bible Classes-Schools Don't Have to Offer Them, AG Says (salon) IF less than 15 students sign up. And it seems that, at least in Tarrant county, there's not that much interest.But even if there's no class, the Texas lege said that the Bible as literature must be t.....- 8/30/2008 1:12:37 PM
Jesus Faces-Not Just On Grilled Cheese Sandwiches Anymore (salon) Heh. Some credulous folks near Tyler, Texas see a moth and SEE JESUS IN THE PATTERN. This amuses."I immediately thought it looked like Jesus and that was what was so cool cause you've seen His fa.....- 8/30/2008 12:52:46 PM
What Happens When an Old Man Takes Viagra... and becomes a SEX MONSTER! (salon) In a landmark court ruling, Svetozar Varmedja, 80, was found to have subjected his 53-year-old wife to more than 18 months of physical and sexual abuse. It included 60 threats to kill her if she did n.....- 8/30/2008 12:41:58 PM
Mitsubishi Haavy to Boost Nuclear Reactor Production (Comanche Peak) (salon) Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd will boost its production of core nuclear power equipment by investing 15 billion yen ($138 million ) in its key plant, a newspaper reported on Saturday. The na.....- 8/30/2008 12:26:14 PM
Offering Counter Recruiting at the High School in North Carolina -Legal Battle Ahead? (salon) The military have access to your children at the high school. Most high schools also allow counter recruiters that come in to setup a table and talk about non-military options to do so. (GRISD has don.....- 8/30/2008 11:52:27 AM
Obama Acceptance Speech Got RECORD Plus New Ad on McCain (salon) The military have access to your children at the high school. Most high schools also allow counter recruiters that come in to setup a table and talk about non-military options to do so. (GRISD has don.....- 8/30/2008 10:37:05 AM
Is there ANY Good Time for a Book BY BUSH????? Bwaahahahahah (salon) I enjoyed this discussion about whether the most unpopular president ought to come out with a book RIGHT AWAY after he leaves office (FINALLY) or wait for a few years to gin up some interest as people.....- 8/30/2008 10:22:24 AM
Gov. Sarah Palin: the woman you'd most likely have a beer with? (pstern) Is that her claim to fame? The GOP gave up the "inexperience card" against Obama when McCain made one phone call to confirm with Palin her agreement to become the second woman in Americ.....- 8/30/2008 9:22:55 AM
WHO WATCHES Sarah Palin's CHILDREN, including the Down Syndrome Child? (salon) I believe, and always have, that if a parent has the chance to be around their kids raising them, that\'s what they should do. I have never understood the attitude that having someone else be t.....- 8/30/2008 9:59:47 AM
McCain To Staff-Get Me a Young Female for VP-Who Cares If I Know Her? (salon) No, No, Not Kay Bailey Hutchison-then we'll REALLY look like the Old Ticket. Can't You Find Me Somebody that the Disaffected Older Women that Are Mad that Hillary Clinton Isn't the Candidate Would Vot.....- 8/30/2008 9:06:27 AM
Uh? Was THIS Meant to Compliment Palin? Women Aren't Insulted Reading This? (salon) I actually laughed when I read this comment from Charlie Black, because it's just stunning that McCain and his buds think that this would appeal to women. Well, maybe repressed Republican women.Mr. Mc.....- 8/30/2008 1:51:12 AM
McCain-Palin America (salon) I actually laughed when I read this comment from Charlie Black, because it's just stunning that McCain and his buds think that this would appeal to women. Well, maybe repressed Republican women.Mr. Mc.....- 8/29/2008 7:42:18 PM
PEC Still Doubling Electric Costs (pstern) Cost of  gasoline is going down, so why isn't electricity? Answer:  Because Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) is greedy for profits. For the 3rd straight month my electric bill.....- 8/29/2008 6:04:09 PM
Well, I Am Surprised Anti-Female John McCain Picked a Crony-Lovin' Woman to be VP (salon) She sort of reminds me of Ashley Banfield. And somebody went there with a website already. Here's what makes me laugh. Doesn't picking her undercut all of McCain's *experience* baloney he has tri.....- 8/29/2008 2:08:09 PM
On Sid Miller (TX House District 59) and School Vouchers (salon) I had written recently about Sid Miller and school voucher. I did not and do not like the fact that his comments about school vouchers as given a couple of years ago seemed quite disingenuous. He w.....- 8/29/2008 1:27:35 PM
Sid Miller (Tx House Dist 59) Named In Amended Indictment Against Texas Association of Business (TAB) (salon) Remember how Sid Miller had his campaign in 2002 funded by TAB? And it is ILLEGAL for corporations to spend money on campaign advertising? (An excellent reminder of Miller's involvement with Tom Delay.....- 8/29/2008 1:21:33 PM
Students for McCain (salon) Remember how Sid Miller had his campaign in 2002 funded by TAB? And it is ILLEGAL for corporations to spend money on campaign advertising? (An excellent reminder of Miller's involvement with Tom Delay.....- 8/29/2008 10:25:58 AM
Jessica Simpson Wants You To Know How Her Farts Smell (salon) Remember how Sid Miller had his campaign in 2002 funded by TAB? And it is ILLEGAL for corporations to spend money on campaign advertising? (An excellent reminder of Miller's involvement with Tom Delay.....- 8/29/2008 9:56:41 AM
I've been Shaken From my Democratic Angst-Barack Obama is the MAN (salon) Not just a *pretty* speech. Barack Obama spoke to ME. The America he describes and the morality and values he talked about are MY values. I, too, love this country, I, too, am a patriot, I, too, want .....- 8/29/2008 9:32:15 AM
The Real Truth About Barack Obama (salon) Sent by Deedee via source Accidental WisdomSome things every American should know about Sen. Barack Obama. 1.   Did you know that Barack Obama is a devout Christian? He has been a member of .....- 8/29/2008 9:05:12 AM
FDIC is Expecting More Bank Failures (salon) Girding for more bank failures, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. is adding five floors of space to its Dallas regional office, FDIC spokesman Andrew Gray said Thursday.The FDIC insures bank deposit.....- 8/28/2008 10:48:25 PM
*Old Possum*- A Somervell County Moonshine -And Elvan *Buck* Russell (salon) Saw this in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and it amused. Every year, Glen Rose has a Moonshiner's Festival, incidentally. The article is about a place in Fort Worth called Two Buck Discount Beverage.St.....- 8/28/2008 4:08:11 PM
Lamar University Students Did Geology Tour That Included Dinosaur Valley State Park (salon) Very interesting. From the Beaumont Texas EnterpriseThe field course takes geology and earth science majors to geologically significant sites in the central U.S. Travel is an essential part of the cou.....- 8/28/2008 3:59:58 PM
GRISD Stops Recording School Board Meetings On Advice of Attorney (salon) As readers of Somervell County Salon know, we like to listen (or watch) open meetings and also, whenever possible, post the audio and/or video for others to hear, too. Why? Because I know I'm not the .....- 8/28/2008 3:40:29 PM
Audio- Somervell County Commissioner's Court Regular Meeting July 2008 (salon) slightly edited to take out the parts where the commissioners were in executive session but the recorder stayed on.MP3 (best to right click and download to your computer). My quickie transcription, go.....- 8/28/2008 3:42:51 PM
Some UT Professors Don't Want a *Charlie Wilson Chair in Pakistan Studies* (salon) and rightly so. The movie was a whitewash.(There's a joke in the article that maybe the chair ought to be named after Tom Hanks.)....the scholars describe him as a poor role model for students because.....- 8/28/2008 11:33:31 AM
What's the Difference Between a Song About Obama and a Song About McCain? (salon) and rightly so. The movie was a whitewash.(There's a joke in the article that maybe the chair ought to be named after Tom Hanks.)....the scholars describe him as a poor role model for students because.....- 8/28/2008 11:18:41 AM
That Infamous Hug That Makes All All Think of Hurricane Katrina (salon) and rightly so. The movie was a whitewash.(There's a joke in the article that maybe the chair ought to be named after Tom Hanks.)....the scholars describe him as a poor role model for students because.....- 8/28/2008 11:05:50 AM
Want to Tell the Govt What You Think About Rising Credit Card Debt? And the Credit Card Companies? (salon) Before you read any farther, let's remember that we are in this mess, with gouging credit card companies, because of the actions of the GOP as a whole including some Democrats who voted on the side of.....- 8/28/2008 11:00:42 AM
Video sharing service is found not liable for content uploaded by users (pharper) Veoh Copyright Case DismissedBy JESSICA E. VASCELLAROAugust 28, 2008 12:49 a.m.A federal judge ruled Wednesday that video-sharing service Veoh Networks Inc. isn't liable for copyright infringement for.....- 8/28/2008 9:52:05 AM
Hays County Commissioners Still Considering Road Bonds (pstern) Another error in judgment  During the current predatory economic "recession" Hays County Commissioners must NOT agree to increase the burden of local homeowners via property t.....- 8/28/2008 3:17:29 AM
Cartoon-Made Me Laugh (salon) Another error in judgment  During the current predatory economic "recession" Hays County Commissioners must NOT agree to increase the burden of local homeowners via property t.....- 8/27/2008 10:56:29 PM
Joe Biden Won Me Over-He will be a GREAT Vice President (salon) I was in tears after hearing the story, from his son, about the character of Biden with regard to his kids. But then Biden's speech was icing on the cake. Despite being friends with John McCain, he ca.....- 8/27/2008 10:20:43 PM
Cute Video- Fossil Hunter of Glen Rose, Texas at the Stone Hut (salon) I was in tears after hearing the story, from his son, about the character of Biden with regard to his kids. But then Biden's speech was icing on the cake. Despite being friends with John McCain, he ca.....- 8/27/2008 4:18:38 PM
Some Fossil Rim Videos on Youtube (salon) I was in tears after hearing the story, from his son, about the character of Biden with regard to his kids. But then Biden's speech was icing on the cake. Despite being friends with John McCain, he ca.....- 8/27/2008 4:10:19 PM
Hmmm. Shakeup at American Consolidated Media (the company that owns Glen Rose Reporter) (salon) So, we know that in 2007 the Macquarie Group in AUSTRALIA bought out AMERICAN Consolidated Media. (anyone besides me see the irony of a foreign company owning a company with AMERICAN in the name?) One.....- 8/27/2008 3:51:31 PM
Ugh. Credit Card Company Citigroup Took Money from DEAD PEOPLE.. and the poor (salon) So, we know that in 2007 the Macquarie Group in AUSTRALIA bought out AMERICAN Consolidated Media. (anyone besides me see the irony of a foreign company owning a company with AMERICAN in the name?) One.....- 8/27/2008 2:57:50 PM
Chet Edwards (US House District 17) To Speak tonight at the DNC in Prime Time (salon) So, we know that in 2007 the Macquarie Group in AUSTRALIA bought out AMERICAN Consolidated Media. (anyone besides me see the irony of a foreign company owning a company with AMERICAN in the name?) One.....- 8/27/2008 2:52:33 PM
Tx State Rep Lon Burnam Smacks Back Oil-and-Gas-Lovin' Elizabeth Ames (Texas Railroad Commission) (salon) As this article in the Fort Worth Weekly points out, one would think that Ms Ames woudl not only NOT take contributions from the Oil and Gas companies she is supposed to be neutral about, but would no.....- 8/27/2008 2:43:57 PM
Court Cases for August 2008 from Somervell County (salon) August 13, 2008 -18th District Court (Judge Dohoney)Larry Dale Cox on Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more- return SAFPT (Substance Abuse Felony Punishment Facility)Roseanne Rhone- Early Termination .....- 8/27/2008 1:53:48 PM
IRONY ALERT- John *Grumps* McCain is a Celebrity Hog (salon) I read the other day that John McCain has been on the Jay Leno show more times than just about anyone else. (I also saw his wrinkly mug in the Wedding Crashers movie). But I've been wondering lately w.....- 8/27/2008 11:23:37 AM
The Inner Recording Geek in Me Loves This Video (salon) I read the other day that John McCain has been on the Jay Leno show more times than just about anyone else. (I also saw his wrinkly mug in the Wedding Crashers movie). But I've been wondering lately w.....- 8/27/2008 10:47:04 AM
Nuclear Plant Engineer at Davis Besse Convicted of Lying to Regulators about Corrision (salon) Previously. and now the jury is in.Jurors in Toledo, Ohio, have convicted a former nuclear plant engineer of misleading regulators about the worst corrosion ever found at a U.S. reactor.  &n.....- 8/27/2008 10:44:37 AM
Judge Bates Sez No More Delay About Harriet Miers Testifying Before Congress (salon) In the past- remember that all of this came about because it was Miers that raised the idea of firing ALL of the US Attorneys.Of course, when Miers gets in there to testfiy, she'll probably just keep .....- 8/27/2008 10:21:19 AM
Kudos to the DNC for the Excellent Streaming Video (salon) As readers know, we recently Ditched Dish for a number of reasons, but we live so far out that we can't get either DFW or Waco stations. I haven't missed the television for any reason, because I do mo.....- 8/27/2008 9:31:29 AM
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