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News Headline: "Airport restroom remodeled to deter sexual congress"

News Headline:"Airport restroom remodeled to deter sexual congress"

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Let's give Capitol Hill due respect as it pursues its congressional affairs.

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Leave Bill O'Reilly alone!

Bill O'Reilly

When I first heard O'Reilly speaking about Sylvia's Restaurant, I began a series of gestures more appropriate for my pet terrier. My head cocked to the side, my eyes widened, and my eyebrows shifted forward indicating a vain and futile attempt at comprehension. In case your home is located somewhere below a rock, O'Reilly said the following:

We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident


"In Iran, we don't have homosexuals, like in your country."

-Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, September 24, 2007

"The United States does not torture."

-George W. Bush, October 5, 2007

War in Iraq costs $500,000 per minute!

Amount the war in Iraq costs per minute, according to a new analysis by Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz and Harvard’s Linda Bilmes, put out by the American Friends Service Committee. The study finds that this $720 million a day could buy homes for 6,500 families or health care for 423,529 children.


Bush's False Claims About Children's Health Insurance

President Bush gave a false description of proposed legislation to expand the 10-year-old federal program to provide health insurance for children in low-income working families.

He said it "would result" in covering children in families with incomes up to $83,000 per year, which isn't true. The Urban Institute estimated that 70 percent of children who would gain coverage are in families earning half that amount, and the bill contains no requirement for setting income eligibility caps any higher than what's in the current law.

Dollar Cost of the Iraq War

Cost of the War in Iraq
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This is the estimated United States cost of the war in Iraq to date. Fort Bend County's share is over One Billion Dollars!

Top Ten Reasons that Fire Ants are Better than Republicans

Fire ants are a Texas varmint that we can't abide. But there's something worse than fire ants ---

Favorite Quotes

“We must also act promptly to improve the health of our nation. The women of the country particularly know, in many areas there are not enough doctors or hospitals, and that many families cannot afford the medical care they need. This administration has proposed a program of improved medical care. Some parts of this program, such as an expanded health care for school children and additional aid for hospital construction have already passed the Senate.