Companies I endorse
on my radio program, listed here at no charge to anyone
1 800 FOR COIT
folks below are not radio advertisers, but I like 'em
for their good work and very reasonable prices
Residential pruning, landscaping, land clearing
Friday, Feb. 11, 2005-
page around 10
help Red Cross projects in San Antonio
Tickets 1=$15 2=$25
hides after border-cartel story A TV reporter is in hiding
after producing a news story that named individuals said to be involved
in the disappearances of Americans in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico. "An
FBI official in Laredo confirmed the general accuracy of the TV
report, which included information about captives
being fed to lions."
Cisneros of Laredo, Texas, stands in front of a poster of
five US citizens who have been reported missing after traveling
to Nuevo Laredo, Mexico.
SANTOS / AP
on border pushes Mexicans into US Mexicans
are being most acutely hurt by the recent security crisis.
War and Social Security left off the proposed budget
Pumpy the Judge
Check this out. Only in Oklahoma.
used penis pump during trials Jurors and others
in Judge Donald Thompson's courtroom kept hearing a strange whooshing
noise, like a bicycle pump or maybe a blood pressure cuff.
having their way with "grandfather" task force
A task force that is supposed to fix the way developers seek exemptions
from city codes is veering toward a policy that "gives away
the farm" to developers, a member of the task force claims.
ranch to sprout 1500 houses One of Comal County's largest
remaining ranches is set to be developed into its second-largest
subdivision. "..a different developer had been in negotiations
to purchase the ranch and develop a 6,000-home subdivision there."
statue pressure reduced "..the city planning director
has withdrawn plans to illegally install two granite markers to
complement the striking(!) Torch of Friendship sculpture downtown."
has been said that politics is the second oldest profession; I
have learned that it bears a striking resemblance to the first."
finds money, gives thousands to friends
property appraisal cap debate heats up
killer seeks DNA evidence Lawyers for Michael Morton say
evidence not tested at 1987 trial may prove he did not kill his
head: video slots proposal "corrupt" State
Republican Party Chairwoman Tina Benkiser blasted a high-ranking
Democrat for trying to legalize video lottery terminals in Texas
an idea GOP Gov. Rick Perry supported
less than a year ago.
Any rights Mr. Arar might have thought he had, either as a
Canadian citizen or a human being, had been left behind. At
times during the trip, Mr. Arar heard the pilots and crew
identify themselves in radio communications as members of
"the Special Removal Unit." He was being taken,
on the orders of the U.S. government, to Syria, where he would
column is based on the story below:
The New Yorker
by JANE MAYER
The secret history of Americas extraordinary