Archive for December, 2007

Merry Christmas…

Monday, December 24th, 2007

Like the malls and the liquor stores Sparkplug is closing down early today so that we can enjoy the best of the season.

Christmas Day is one of the few times in the year when we can be truly thankful. 

And what do we have to be thankful for this year? (more…)

The strife of Brian…

Monday, December 17th, 2007

lyin' BrianIt had all the makings of an FBI sting.  Clandestine meetings in hotel rooms.  Bulging envelops of cash.  Unreported income.  Disputed amounts.  Swiss bank accounts. (more…)

What’s wrong with waterboarding and other loose comments…

Tuesday, December 11th, 2007

ESPN presents the CIA Waterboarding ChampionshipsI see that there is a major scandal brewing south of the border over some waterboarding tapes the CIA destroyed. 

So what?  It’s not as if we don’t get enough xtreme sports on television already.  Just the other day I watched the Bosnian Minefield Body Surfing Championship which was a total shredder.  (more…)

This Christmas make Conrad Black your bitch…

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Lord Black steps on a turdLord Black of Crosshairs appears to be resigned to the idea that he is going away for a while and it won’t be much like the vacation he took in Bali. 

Or maybe it will, just without the exotic tropical diseases and uncouth Australian tourists. (more…)

It’s deja vu all over again…

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

mission accomplished the toyBenjamin Franklin once said that the “definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result.”

This came to mind as I watched Bush in action the other day ‘plainin’ why it was still a great idea to keep up the pressure on Iran.  (more…)