From The Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights:
The three internal memos from Mobil, Chevron, and Texaco show different ways the oil giants closed down refining capacity and drove independent refiners out of business. The confidential memos demonstrate a nationwide effort by American Petroleum Institute, the lobbying and research arm of the oil industry, to encourage the major refiners to close their refineries in the mid-1990s in order to raise the price at the pump.
Air Force coach Fisher DeBerry, expressing frustration Tuesday with the Falcon’s slumping performance, attributed the latest loss in part to No. 20 TCU’s having more black players who "can run very, very well."
Update: It is football, not basketball.
Update: Pundit on CNN:
He’s a family man. He goes to church.
Christians can be racist. HELLO!
Heh heh. Al Franken was just on CNN talking about his new book and said that Rove and Libby will be found guilty of treason and should be executed.
By random, I checked Amazon for books authored with my last name and wouldn’t ya know it!
If you’re gonna buy it – wait until the day it is out – I want to try and hit #1 in Amazon for my category – if only for an hour. 😀
I’m not crazy about the write up and the bio info is out of date. Gotta get that updated. But still!
Eagle eyes will notice the bookcover title and listing title are different too 😮
I am sitting here doing my review of the copyedits for the book and have to use colored pencils to make them. I haven’t used colored pencils in at least 15 years. I bought ‘Rose Art’ brand colored pencils and they totally suck and break every third time that I use them. Shoulda bought Crayola.
"Long Lasting. Real Wood. Art Quality." My ass Art Quality.
Plus, I had to buy a pencil sharpener. Like I’ll use that again in the next decade.