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GRISD is recording meetings again and has been for a few months (salon) We went to the school board meeting tonight and were going to ask specifically about why the meetings had stopped being recorded and found out from Wayne Rotan that the attorney told them to go back a.....- 1/19/2009 10:16:52 PM
Throwing Shoes at Bush Effigies the Fun New Protest (salon) We went to the school board meeting tonight and were going to ask specifically about why the meetings had stopped being recorded and found out from Wayne Rotan that the attorney told them to go back a.....- 1/19/2009 5:32:56 PM
This Amused-From the Waco Tribune About Director for Bush Library Named (salon) We went to the school board meeting tonight and were going to ask specifically about why the meetings had stopped being recorded and found out from Wayne Rotan that the attorney told them to go back a.....- 1/19/2009 4:33:31 PM
71% of the State of Texas is in a Stage of Drought (salon) From Friday's A-AS.Cattle dying as drought reaches 71% of state Drought conditions in Texas have worsened significantly in the past week, drying out parts of the state so badly that cattle are keeling.....- 1/19/2009 4:32:32 PM
Bush Commutes Sentence But Does Not Pardon the 2 Border Patrol Agents Who Killed a Mexican Drug Dealer (salon) Um, I don't agree with the following. There were PLENTY of people who thought that the sentences that these US Border Patrol agents got was fair.. because they TRIED TO COVER UP THE SHOOTING!Bush&rsqu.....- 1/19/2009 4:12:08 PM
No Off-Campus Free Speech for YOU, You Naughty High School Student! (salon) Isaw this ruling from Judge Mark Kravitz of the US District Court that basically says that a high school student who posts something that the school might not like, ie, criticizing an action the schoo.....- 1/19/2009 4:03:54 PM
There's a Town Hall Meeting Tomorrow Night on the Glen Rose Hospital District (salon) but I also saw that there's one in February. I think I will wait and go to that one, after reading what was said at the first, to see what I still don't understand at that point. Plus, tomorrow is a h.....- 1/19/2009 2:58:53 PM
Cringe Video O Day- Today Show Comparing Obama to 50 Cent (salon) but I also saw that there's one in February. I think I will wait and go to that one, after reading what was said at the first, to see what I still don't understand at that point. Plus, tomorrow is a h.....- 1/19/2009 2:13:57 PM
You Are Not Allowed to Ask................... (salon) Reminder that, with open records in the state of Texas, the person who is the officer for public information is not allowed to ask what the requestor is going to do with the record. In other words, th.....- 1/19/2009 2:04:51 PM
Schedule for Barack Obama Events Tomorrow For Those of Us Staying Home! (salon) I did think about going to Washington DC-my sister lives in a burb around there and so does a grand-uncle, and hub's brother also lives in a burb. So it isn't that we couldn't have had a cheapy place .....- 1/19/2009 10:34:10 AM
Somervell County Salon Blog Stuff-Housekeeping and Notices (salon) You may have seen a short interruption last night on Somervell County Salon while the server was updated. I personally think the site loads faster now, what do you think? I\'m doing a callout h.....- 1/19/2009 9:01:47 AM
Bush-Don't Let Any Science Questions Get Into My Briefings! (salon) Not surprising. It will be SO nice to have a smart president again.Seed: Did you see President Bush ever change his mind based on the scientific evidence that you presented him? John Marburger: As far.....- 1/18/2009 6:09:41 PM
Interesting Civil Cases in Somervell County (salon) recently filed.David Polley vs Clifton Buse. The civil lawsuit alleges that PD&R Construction has failed to make full payment for a debt of 209,025 for goods and services.Patti Berry s J Martin En.....- 1/18/2009 5:03:44 PM
Wonderful website- Lost Cities- with photos (salon) When I was a kid, I loved to read "Richard Halliburton's Book of Marvels" and dreamed for awhile of what it would be like to be an archeologist, discovering lost civilizations. I credit that.....- 1/18/2009 3:37:24 PM
Another Nigerian Scam Story where somebody GAVE THEM MONEY (salon) I can only shake my head at this story. Who in the world hasn't gotten those nigerian scam emails, most of the time with some entertaining stories about how YOU, of all people in the world, were picke.....- 1/18/2009 1:22:55 PM
More Geeky Teevee Stuff-Computer as the Teevee (salon) In this house, we regularly talk techie stuff.  Readers know that we, the other day, made an HD antenna so that our old analog television could finally get signals from DFW television stations. A.....- 1/18/2009 1:01:04 PM
Will There be a Contested Case Hearing Called for Chalk Mountain Texas? (salon) Saw the legal notice in this week's Glen Rose Reporter newspaper about how the TCEQ has issued a *preliminary* permit for Tommy Davis of Slick Machines to run his rock-crushing operation at a property.....- 1/18/2009 12:34:20 PM
GRISD (Glen Rose Independent School District) Meeting Coming up on January 19 2009 at 7 (salon) I saw the legal notice posted in the Glen Rose Reporter newspaper. I notice that,at 6:00 pm, there's going to be a closed door executive session meeting to talk about Rotan's evaluation and contract. .....- 1/18/2009 12:14:27 PM
The GOP just *ain't* Republican any more (pstern) Moanin' the Grand Old Party Blues   I've been a registered Republican since the Eisenhower administration --- for those of you too young or too old to recall, that is since the late 195.....- 1/18/2009 11:07:49 AM
Corporations Working the TCEQ Refs- About the Corruption in ASARCO (salon) You simply must read this. The Dallas Morning News has an excellent article, heavily researched about the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality approving the Asarco smelter plant in South Tex.....- 1/18/2009 6:54:16 AM
I ask again-WHO are the 22 percent who APPROVE OF GEORGE BUSH? (salon) from ScienceBlogsPresident Bush will leave office as one of the most unpopular departing presidents in history, according to a new CBS News/New York Times poll showing Mr. Bush's final approval rating.....- 1/18/2009 6:46:01 AM
Video-Jon Stewart on Bush's Exit (salon) Bush trying to spin his legacy. heh.cc_box a:hover .cc_home{background:url('http://www.comedycentral.com/comedycentral/video/assets/syndicated-logo-over.png') !important;}.cc_links a{color:#b9b9b9;tex.....- 1/18/2009 6:36:37 AM
Made Me Laugh-Homeland Security Parody Site (salon) Bush trying to spin his legacy. heh.cc_box a:hover .cc_home{background:url('http://www.comedycentral.com/comedycentral/video/assets/syndicated-logo-over.png') !important;}.cc_links a{color:#b9b9b9;tex.....- 1/18/2009 1:09:01 AM
Video-The Desperate Pastors (salon) Bush trying to spin his legacy. heh.cc_box a:hover .cc_home{background:url('http://www.comedycentral.com/comedycentral/video/assets/syndicated-logo-over.png') !important;}.cc_links a{color:#b9b9b9;tex.....- 1/18/2009 1:03:36 AM
Heh! Nick Nolte In Your Wallet (salon) Bush trying to spin his legacy. heh.cc_box a:hover .cc_home{background:url('http://www.comedycentral.com/comedycentral/video/assets/syndicated-logo-over.png') !important;}.cc_links a{color:#b9b9b9;tex.....- 1/18/2009 12:58:55 AM
State Income Tax: penicillin or placebo? (pstern) In response to all those Texans who believe that it is "time for a state income tax."  Unfortunately, many Texans have been deceived by the propaganda pushed upon them by various legisl.....- 1/17/2009 9:31:25 PM
Health Providers, Pharmaceuticals Still 'Ripping-Off' Americans (pstern) It just doesn't end!  Every year American consumers must pay more for their health care and pharmaceutical needs and every year health care providers and the pharmaceutical industry ---.....- 1/17/2009 8:33:26 PM
Trans Texas Corridor Lives-Except Now It's Undercover (salon) from the Clifton RecordTerri Hall, co-director of Texans Uniting for Reform and Freedom (www.TexasTURF.org) told the Rrecord that Saenz’s move was a publicity stunt with no substance.No law has .....- 1/17/2009 8:12:00 PM
Audio- Not So Hard to Say Goodbye to Bush the Lesser (salon) from the Clifton RecordTerri Hall, co-director of Texans Uniting for Reform and Freedom (www.TexasTURF.org) told the Rrecord that Saenz’s move was a publicity stunt with no substance.No law has .....- 1/17/2009 7:49:04 PM
Microsoft's Silverlight Choice of Online Streaming for the Inaugural (salon) from the Clifton RecordTerri Hall, co-director of Texans Uniting for Reform and Freedom (www.TexasTURF.org) told the Rrecord that Saenz’s move was a publicity stunt with no substance.No law has .....- 1/17/2009 7:34:42 PM
How Many Nuclear Reactors Do You Want in Your Backyard? (salon) from the Clifton RecordTerri Hall, co-director of Texans Uniting for Reform and Freedom (www.TexasTURF.org) told the Rrecord that Saenz’s move was a publicity stunt with no substance.No law has .....- 1/17/2009 4:43:31 PM
What About the Rest of Us, Chet Edwards? (salon) I just picked up the weekly Glen Rose Reporter newspaper and this article entitled "Chet Edwards Visits Somervell" is annoying. As we noted here earlier this week, Edwards popped in at the c.....- 1/17/2009 4:29:01 PM
Making a TV Antenna Part 2 -DIY (salon) Here\'s Part 1 and the first post. We actually can watch television through a signal from DFW now! We are so far out that couldn\'t get a signal before, but after bulding the antenna, .....- 1/17/2009 1:00:21 AM
On Bloggery Versus Journalism Or Do the Standards Mesh? (salon) I've been, as I mentioned a bit ago, reading the book "The Devil in Dover" about the Kitzmiller vs Dover PA Board of Education Creationism aka Intelligent Design trial. I particularly liked .....- 1/16/2009 7:45:16 PM
Reading *The Devil in Dover* by Lebo and was surprised to see Glen Rose mentioned in the book (salon) *The Devil in Dover* is a highly entertaining account of the Kitzmiller vs Dover Board of Education case involving intelligent design's smackdown. I was a little appalled when I read how the schoo.....- 1/16/2009 6:44:07 PM
KhAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAN- Thought this was funny (salon) *The Devil in Dover* is a highly entertaining account of the Kitzmiller vs Dover Board of Education case involving intelligent design's smackdown. I was a little appalled when I read how the schoo.....- 1/16/2009 6:29:17 PM
Open Civil Court Records in Texas Story (salon) The judiciary has long recognized that case file documents, unless sealed or otherwise restricted by statute or court rule, are available at the courthouse for public inspection and copying. The commo.....- 1/16/2009 6:22:28 PM
New Texas Science Website-Teach Them Science (salon) The judiciary has long recognized that case file documents, unless sealed or otherwise restricted by statute or court rule, are available at the courthouse for public inspection and copying. The commo.....- 1/16/2009 5:23:16 PM
Video-*Bye George* (salon) The judiciary has long recognized that case file documents, unless sealed or otherwise restricted by statute or court rule, are available at the courthouse for public inspection and copying. The commo.....- 1/16/2009 4:53:31 PM
$2.1 million severance for Luminant COO (pharper) Luminant, a power generation company under the umbrella of Energy Future Holdings Corp., said Chief Operating Officer Michael T. McCall will resign, effective Jan. 31.In a Securities and Exchange Comm.....- 1/16/2009 12:03:21 PM
Interesting Bill in Texas Lege About Solar Energy Panels and Property Associations (salon) Mike Jackson introduced Bill SB403 which says, basically, that a property owner's association cannot stop a homeowner from installing and using a solar panel as long as how it's installed adheres to c.....- 1/16/2009 9:12:39 AM
In Georgia, You Want a Nuclear Power Plant? You'll Pay For it Through Higher Rates (salon) if State Senator Dan Balfour gets his way. State Sen. Don Balfour plans to introduce legislation on Friday that will allow Georgia Power to start charging ratepayers right away for the $2 billion in i.....- 1/16/2009 8:51:06 AM
Military More Reliant on Air Strikes in Afghanistan-Which are Likely to Kill More Civilians (salon) About a conference of new military technology in Orlandso-via Middle East Online.The big-picture lesson seemed to be that current Army technology has made American wars feasible, but interminable. Hea.....- 1/16/2009 8:02:18 AM
On those Veteran Suicides-ONE was because a VA Facility Had Turned a Veteran Away (salon) Iread a bit ago about a $350,000 settlement the government has made (and the families accepted) because their son was turned away from a VA facility in Leeds, MA.  The original lawsuit was filed .....- 1/16/2009 4:18:12 AM
Taxpayers foot the bill for Bush's new Dallas Office (pstern) Whatever happened to President Truman's "The buck stops here!" policy?American taxpayers will foot the tab for Pres. George W. Bush's new 8,000 sq. ft. business office in Dallas, TX. at a co.....- 1/16/2009 4:27:04 AM
ONe More Thing to Look forward to-Bush Removed from *Welcome to Texas* Signs (salon) Whatever happened to President Truman's "The buck stops here!" policy?American taxpayers will foot the tab for Pres. George W. Bush's new 8,000 sq. ft. business office in Dallas, TX. at a co.....- 1/15/2009 1:58:03 PM
FLAGRANT?? (humanbeing) Whatever happened to President Truman's "The buck stops here!" policy?American taxpayers will foot the tab for Pres. George W. Bush's new 8,000 sq. ft. business office in Dallas, TX. at a co.....- 1/15/2009 10:55:25 AM
A Small Gripe about Baloney Emails-Ammunition Accountability Act (salon) I got an email forwarded to me this morning that was about how Obama, because he can't take away your guns, is going at the Po Po gun owners by serializing or otherwise marking the ammo that people sh.....- 1/15/2009 10:57:44 AM
Radioactive Waste to be stored in West Texas (pharper) LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Texas environmental regulators approved a plan Wednesday to dispose of low-level radioactive waste from around the country at a West Texas remote site near the New Mexico border......- 1/15/2009 9:59:21 AM
Preventing Voter Fraud: Hey, buddy, y'all got a photo ID? (pstern) A large chunk of lawmakers again are trying to push through legislation to force voters to show a photo ID as a means to protect us from voter fraud.  Exactly how this defends against&n.....- 1/15/2009 9:02:54 AM
Watched Blackout-The Cynthia McKinney Movie Last Night (salon) I echo Peter Stern's blog posts, below, in which he is commenting on how there's only 7 days left of Bush and is thrilled to pieces over it. Last night, I watched Blackout and remembered all over agai.....- 1/15/2009 9:04:11 AM
Only 7 more Bush days!!! (pstern) I echo Peter Stern's blog posts, below, in which he is commenting on how there's only 7 days left of Bush and is thrilled to pieces over it. Last night, I watched Blackout and remembered all over agai.....- 1/15/2009 6:54:02 AM
Only 7 more Bush days!!! (pstern) I echo Peter Stern's blog posts, below, in which he is commenting on how there's only 7 days left of Bush and is thrilled to pieces over it. Last night, I watched Blackout and remembered all over agai.....- 1/15/2009 6:51:17 AM
Making the Antenna Step 1 (salon) As mentioned, I'm going to make an antenna and hope it will only take about an hour to actually do. On this post, I want to show the parts I actually had to buy and what they cost.I went to radio shac.....- 1/15/2009 12:29:24 AM
Soon. Who Will Need a Television? ABC To Stream More Shows, inc General Hospital (salon) As mentioned, I'm going to make an antenna and hope it will only take about an hour to actually do. On this post, I want to show the parts I actually had to buy and what they cost.I went to radio shac.....- 1/14/2009 6:10:36 PM
Supreme Court Spits on the 4th Amendment (salon) Illegal searches? No problem, the police can still admit it as evidence. Here's what I wonder- does it happen often that the SCOTU reverses a decision? Cause it seems to me that this is one of the fin.....- 1/14/2009 6:09:08 PM
*Popular* Views-Who Decides? Where? Majority versus Minority Viewpoints (salon) Have to say something that has been rankling me for a couple of days. At the NRC meeting, the majority of people from Somervell County spoke up for the additional nuclear reactors that will come, if L.....- 1/14/2009 1:41:55 PM
Solar and Wind Energy-Imagine that some entity made a TEST CASE out of Somervell County (salon) The other day I read an article that said that, if transmission lines bills were passed, all that solar and wind energy that exists out in west Texas would be available to metroplex areas, usable, wit.....- 1/14/2009 12:28:04 PM
Audio and Selected Video from City of Glen Rose Meeting January 2009 (salon) MP3-best to right click and download to save to your drive. Entire meeting therein, which covered such subjects as the Kathy Moss again speaking up about the Rhett Butler memorial, status of the River.....- 1/14/2009 12:53:31 PM
Interesting article on Israel and Hamas: (pstern) MP3-best to right click and download to save to your drive. Entire meeting therein, which covered such subjects as the Kathy Moss again speaking up about the Rhett Butler memorial, status of the River.....- 1/14/2009 6:47:33 AM
GUILTY, AS CHARGED... (humanbeing) I could kick myself for not making it to the public (so-called) 'Environmental impact Study' hearing last week here in Somervell County concerning the addition of two more reactors at Comanche Peak Po.....- 1/13/2009 7:52:06 PM
Renee Zellweiger Trashed by Go Fug Yourself (salon) I could kick myself for not making it to the public (so-called) 'Environmental impact Study' hearing last week here in Somervell County concerning the addition of two more reactors at Comanche Peak Po.....- 1/13/2009 12:34:42 AM
Going to try to build my own HDTV Antenna (salon) over the next few days and will document how or whether it works, with pictures! We live so far out and can\'t get a signal from the DFW television stations, nor even from Waco the other direct.....- 1/12/2009 10:56:01 PM
Too Many Doctors NOT Accepting New Patients Under Medicare (pstern) While it is true that the Medicare program may look pretty good on paper, there are many problems inherent in the program that few see until they are in the system. One of the most.....- 1/12/2009 9:33:19 PM
Over 100 Texas Municipalities Say No To Electricity Deal with Luminant (salon) From the FW Star-Telegram. Cities in CAPP (Cities Aggregation Power Project) DID make a deal with Direct Energy and FPL Energy. What I found interesting was a main reason why they did NOT renew a cont.....- 1/12/2009 9:31:33 PM
REALITY (humanbeing) I caught Bob Simon, CBS correspondent, on Charlie Rose the other night. He said he believed that the two-state solution to the Israel/Palestine 'problem' is no longer attainable. He then said that Isr.....- 1/12/2009 7:18:25 PM
Video of Chet Edwards (US House District 17) Stance on Nuclear Power at Comanche Peak (salon) I had put this in the post about the Somervell County Commissioner's court for January 2009; wanted to call it out again more specifically, again.Chet Edwards said in this video that nuclear energy is.....- 1/12/2009 7:25:58 PM
81st Texas Legislative Session Off to a Bad Start Before It Begins (pstern) Do you have that bad taste in your mouth again?   You should.  The Legislature begins its 81st session tomorrow and already Transportation Chair Sen. John Carona is extending priva.....- 1/12/2009 1:56:26 PM
Audio and Selected Video-Somervell County Commissioner's Court January 09 (salon) Chet Edwards (US House District 17) came by. (I asked Victoria Sykes, incidentally, WHEN Chet Edwards will come here and have a town hall meeting? She said they were working on that. I hope so. It's b.....- 1/12/2009 4:59:21 PM
Okay. So the *WORD* TTC is Dead... Not Having Privately Run Toll Roads all Frigging Over Texas (salon) We suspected as much when we first heard that TXDOT said that the TTC (Trans Texas Corridor) was dead, but not the toll road deals. This spells it out. "I see no reason to extend the moratorium, .....- 1/12/2009 12:38:27 PM
Best Environmental FARK Title O day- Supreme Court to consider the incredibly tricky question (salon) whether the CLEAN WATER ACT was intended to stop companies from dumping mine waste into nearby lakes (Obvious).From the Seattle P-IA lawyer for a proposed Alaska gold mine told the Supreme Court on Mo.....- 1/12/2009 12:32:35 PM
Toxic, Unregulated Coal Dumps Dot the US (salon) from OneworldIn late December, 300 acres in Tennessee were flooded with toxic sludge when a pond used to store coal ash ruptured. "Coal ash, a toxic byproduct from burning coal to create electric.....- 1/12/2009 12:28:06 PM
Children still low on Texas list of priorities (pstern) I'll make this commentary "short and sweet".  If kids were important to elected officials, they would have arrived at a rational and swift resolution to financing public education and g.....- 1/12/2009 11:07:09 AM
Confidential to beyondgreen (salon) I don't post spam, to include people hawking books they want to sell. I'm sure your book may be great but if you want to place an ad on this site, email me and I'll give you a price. It's a little ins.....- 1/12/2009 9:07:33 AM
What If Flu Was Resistant to the Vaccine? Yup... Happening this Winter (salon) via DvorakVirtually all the flu in the United States this season is resistant to the leading antiviral drug Tamiflu, and scientists and health officials are trying to figure out why.The problem is not.....- 1/11/2009 9:09:56 PM
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