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  • Two influential TV announcers say they won't use 'Redskins' name on NFL telecasts

    08/19/2014 4:03:14 PM PDT · by mykroar · 80 replies
    WJLA ^ | 8/19/2014 | AP
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Two influential NFL voices - including CBS lead analyst Phil Simms, who will handle Washington's Week 4 game - said Monday they likely won't use the term "Redskins" when discussing the franchise. "My very first thought is it will be Washington the whole game," Simms told The Associated Press on Monday. Simms will work the Thursday night package the network acquired this season and will have Giants-Redskins on Sept. 25. He isn't taking sides in the debate over whether Washington's nickname is offensive or racist. But he says he is sensitive to the complaints about the name,...
  • Trump's Announcement is ...

    10/24/2012 9:21:38 AM PDT · by CitizenM · 85 replies
    Youtube ^ | 12/24/12
    Well...the "announcement" is not what anyone thought or expected. It does not expose anything about Obama. Rather, it is a challenge from Trump to Obama asking him to release his college records and passport information in exchange for a $5 Million contribution to Obama's favorite charity. Watch. From the Desk of Donald Trump
  • Gingrich planning announcement in Ga. Capitol (Tomorrow @ 1pm)

    12/12/2011 1:01:24 PM PST · by TBBT · 235 replies
    wsbtv ^ | 12/12/2011 | Lori Geary
    ATLANTA — Republican presidential candidate front-runner Newt Gingrich has scheduled an announcement inside the Georgia State Capitol on Tuesday, officials confirmed to Channel 2 Action News. Gov. Nathan Deal's office told Channel 2 political reporter Lori Geary that Gingrich is expected to hold a news conference in the north wing of the Capitol at 1 p.m. Deal is chairman of Gingrich's campaign in Georgia. The Gingrich campaign would not release the purpose of the trip to his home state, however an endorsement from fellow Georgian Herman Cain could be a huge boost to the Gingrich campaign. Cain suspended his presidential...
  • Herman Cain Announcement LIVE THREAD (Video Feed Link) [Suspending!]

    12/03/2011 8:18:19 AM PST · by montag813 · 1,141 replies · 2+ views ^ | 12-03-2011
    Herman Cain is expected to make a "major announcement" today, anytime between 11am and 1pm EST in Atlanta. The media is assuming he will quit the race. Politico is positively glowing with anticipation of this. Will he fold, or FIGHT? He is also opening a new Atlanta HQ. Twitter reports that people are jamming in early to show their support. We simply don't know what will happen, or when it will happen. What are your thoughts? Do you think he should quit? Or do you think Cain should stay in the race and deny the State-Run Media yet another GOP...
  • Fr. Corapi Announces He's Leaving The Priesthood

    06/19/2011 4:43:03 AM PDT · by ConservativeStLouisGuy · 26 replies
    CNA ^ | June 18, 2011 | Marianne Medlin
    In the wake of being suspended over what he claims are unproven allegations, popular speaker Fr. John Corapi announced that after 20 years in ministry, he's leaving the Catholic priesthood.“I am not going to be involved in public ministry as a priest any longer,” he said in an online post. “There are certain persons in authority in the Church that want me gone, and I shall be gone.”In a June 17 post on a website with the title of his new ministry “Black Sheep Dog,” and a related YouTube video clip, Fr. Corapi outlined his reasons for leaving. He said...
  • Rush Limbaugh Releases Iced Tea: "Two If By Tea"

    06/15/2011 10:57:28 PM PDT · by TheFreedomPoster · 32 replies ^ |
    RUSH LIMBAUGH: Folks, as I've been alluding to (but not overdoing it) in recent days... Well, it's not really been stringing people along. I had to give some advance notice, I couldn't just spring this on people, but today is a day in broadcast history that I'm never gonna forget and I hope that you don't, either. Time to reveal the secret...
  • Herman Cain Presidential Announcement Video

    05/21/2011 2:27:58 PM PDT · by TheFreedomPoster · 95 replies
    THE FREEDOM POST ^ | May 21, 2011 | Matthew Burke
    Video of Herman Cain announcing his candidacy for the presidency.
  • Obama's 'worst nightmare' seeks showdown with prez

    05/20/2011 10:27:22 AM PDT · by justsaynomore · 37 replies
    WND ^ | 5/19/11 | Chelsea Schilling
    An American success story and tea-party favorite who could be Obama's "worst nightmare" tells WND he will make a "very important announcement" to the nation in less than 48 hours. "I feel God's hand in this decision that I'm going to announce on Saturday, May 21, in Atlanta at Centennial Olympic Park at high noon," Herman Cain told WND. "We're expecting more than 5,000 people to be there at the announcement rally." Read more at
  • The Cain Train Picks Up Steam

    05/20/2011 7:07:34 AM PDT · by justsaynomore · 29 replies
    The American Spectator ^ | 5/20/11 | Robert Stacy McCain
    Four years ago at the studios of WSB Radio in Atlanta, I interviewed talk-radio host Herman Cain, who had only recently recovered from cancer. He smiled as he vowed, "Death's going to have to catch me, and it's going to have to run fast."
  • PMO Announcement following president Obama's speech

    05/19/2011 11:55:32 AM PDT · by Nachum · 11 replies
    Facebook ^ | 5/19/11 | Benjamin Netanyahu
    Israel appreciates President Obama’s commitment to peace. Israel believes that for peace to endure between Israelis and Palestinians, the viability of a Palestinian state cannot come at the expense of the viability of the one and only Jewish state. That is why Prime Minister Netanyahu expects to hear a reaffirmation from President Obama of U.S. commitments made to Israel in 2004, which were overwhelmingly supported by both Houses of Congress. Among other things, those commitments relate to Israel not having to withdraw to the 1967 lines which are both indefensible and which would leave major Israeli population centers in Judea...
  • Oops! TV announcer says President Obama is dead and will announce this himself - video

    05/02/2011 12:04:59 PM PDT · by Yaelle · 26 replies
    KFI website ^ | 5/1/11 | live TV
    Breaking news keeps you on your toes -- or not! Short video clip at link; reporter blows the name of who died in a dramatic way.
  • Palin To Make Big Announcement Friday: Is She Declaring Her Run For Presidency? Exclusive Details!

    03/29/2011 12:29:59 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 64 replies
    Hollywood Life ^ | March 29, 2011
    Sarah is slated to appear on the local ‘Bob & Mark In the Morning Show’ April 1 to make a big announcement — is this an April Fools’ Day joke? It seems like the day we have all waited for and/or feared is upon us — Sarah Palin is set to make a major announcement on the Anchorage-based Bob & Mark In the Morning Show April 1. Sarah has said if she were to make a presidential run she would announce it on the early-morning radio show on which she appeared roughly three times a week while running for governor...
  • Where’s Sherlock Holmes When You Need Him?

    06/21/2010 2:02:26 PM PDT · by patlin · 17 replies
    My Very Own View Point ^ | June 17, 2010 | ladysforest
    Ahh, the final installment. 6/17 UPDATE : Just got back from a research journey, and found some weird stuff, and had a weird experience. Scroll down to the bottom of this post for the update 6/19. My initial post on this topic, a MUST read: Here are some of the additional oddities that I came across while doing my research. Once again, I will do my best to keep my personal opinion to myself.
  • "Repentant" Ted Haggard to Make 'Groundbreaking' Announcement

    05/28/2010 9:58:05 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 55 replies · 1,167+ views
    Christian Post ^ | 05/28/2010 | Eric Young
    “Repentant” former megachurch pastor Ted Haggard will make a “surprise groundbreaking” announcement next Wednesday from his home in Colorado Springs, Colo., a spokesperson reported Thursday. It has been nearly four years since a former male prostitute claimed Haggard had paid him for sex over the course of three years and had also taken methamphetamines. The highly-publicized drugs and sex scandal led to Haggard's resignation from the presidency of the National Association of Evangelicals, forced him out of the church he founded, and moved him and his family into two years of seclusion. Since late 2008, however, Haggard has been stepping...
  • Big annoucement from S. Palin on Glenn's Show coming up next

    05/26/2010 7:01:41 AM PDT · by taildragger · 62 replies · 3,726+ views
    N/a | 05/26/2010 | taildragger
    Listen up, what could it be????
  • Obama decided 6 months ago to try KSM in New York

    11/18/2009 3:41:34 AM PST · by Scanian · 12 replies · 768+ views
    The American Thinker ^ | November 18, 2009 | Clarice Feldman
    James Taranto is a far better forensic reader of the news than I am. Reading carefully the report that New York Governor Paterson objects to having the trial of the 9/11 terrorists in New York City, he reads that Paterson was told of this plan six months ago, shortly after the inauguration, just in case you had any residual doubts that this idiotic move wasn't pure politics: "New York's Gov. David Paterson is not happy with the White House's decision to bring Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other enemy combatants to New York for civilian trials, reports WCBS-TV:
  • Tea Party Express Planning Huge Announcement Tomorrow Morning

    09/20/2009 10:12:14 AM PDT · by My Favorite Headache · 47 replies · 2,736+ views
    Tea Party Express
    Anyone here on FR have any idea what this is going to be? Heads up fellow patriots! This Monday, September 21st, we will be making a major announcement. And here's your clue about the big plans in the works. If you liked the 9/12 March on D.C., you're going to love what's coming up next! Above: Photograph from 9/12 March on Washington - courtesy of Supporters of Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid have been hurling the most vile criticisms of the tea party movement, our Tea Party Express and the 9/12 March on Washington. No less than...
  • Obama All Star Game Announcement: “We’re out of money”

    07/14/2009 7:51:46 PM PDT · by Libloather · 48 replies · 1,862+ views
    Elites TV ^ | 7/14/09 | Chris Barrett
    Obama All Star Game Announcement: “We’re out of money”By Chris Barrett July 14, 2009 President Barack Obaam was asked in broadcast booth of the Major League Baseball All Star Game if there would be a bailout for the National League after 12 straight losses, and President Obama jokes “no, we’re out of money.”
  • Obama's Birth Announcement

    12/04/2008 8:37:05 PM PST · by Red Reign · 233 replies · 6,201+ views
    According to The Schnitt Show, a radio program available in several Florida markets and XM radio, a birth announcement for Barack Obama was discovered in a 1961 Honolulu newspaper. See link for a PDF image of this announcement.
  • Something Happened? All N. Korean Diplomatic Missions Ordered to be on Stand-by

    10/17/2008 11:36:08 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 171 replies · 5,771+ views
    /begin my translation Something Happened? All N. Korean Diplomatic Missions Ordered to be on Stand-by N. Korea's diplomatic missions all over the world were ordered on Oct. 17 to stay at their mission, refraining from going out, and expect important announcement from their government. Sources explained they expect that official announcement could be made in a few days. They speculate that it is related to inter-Korean relationship or Kim Jong-il's health. /end my translation
  • McClintock Congressional Announcement

    03/01/2008 11:49:04 AM PST · by calif_reaganite · 31 replies · 731+ views
    McClintock for Congress Email | March 1, 2008 | Tom McClintock
    Dear E-Team: THANK YOU for your outpouring of support and encouragement in response to my consideration of a congressional candidacy. I am deeply grateful for the generosity and kind wishes that so many have expressed. The polling from the 4th Congressional district has been overwhelming. As you may know, a conservative advocacy group commissioned a poll at the beginning of this month and it reported that I would begin the campaign with a 33-point lead over the nearest rival. I subsequently commissioned a full benchmark poll by a different firm that reported a margin of 38 points. And so, I...
  • BREAKING - Tom McClintock to Announce Tuesday Morning in Auburn, CA

    02/27/2008 8:08:55 PM PST · by calif_reaganite · 105 replies · 526+ views
    PCRA Weblog ^ | Feb 27 2008 | Aaron Park
    BREAKING - Tom McClintock to Announce Tuesday Morning in Auburn, CA Posted by Aaron Park on February 27, 2008 at 04:08 PM The long anticipated entry of State Senator Tom McClintock into the race for the 4th Congressional District is reality. At 10AM Tuesday March 4th, 2008, on the steps of the same historic courthouse in Auburn, CA where Doug Ose announced a couple of weeks ago… Tom McClintock will officially launch his campaign. Rico Oller will be discontinuing his campaign for the 4th CD and will be endorsing Tom McClintock for Congress. The CRA will be able to convene...
  • Politico announces pivotal GOP debate

    06/25/2007 2:49:02 PM PDT · by gpapa · 11 replies · 381+ views
    The Politico ^ | June 25, 2007 | David Mark
    Days before Republican primaries that will help determine the party's presidential nominee, leading White House hopefuls will debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library at an event co-sponsored by, the Los Angeles Times and CNN. The Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008 debate will take place in Simi Valley, Calif., less than a week before the Golden State's primary and similar Feb. 5 contests in many other states, which could select more than half the delegates necessary to claim to GOP presidential nomination.
  • Giuliani Inches Closer To Official Announcement

    02/12/2007 5:48:55 PM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 164 replies · 1,628+ views
    WCBSTV.COM ^ | 12 FEBRUARY 2007 | AP
    Moves Closer To Full-Fledged Presidential Run (CBS/AP) WASHINGTON -- Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Monday defended the Iraq war and criticized Al Gore's global-warming movie. As for his presidential ambitions, Giuliani coyly inched closer to a formal announcement. "I am 100 percent committed," he said. "That official part, I still have to do a formal announcement. But we'll figure out how to do that. My idea is that I'm going to try to announce this in 100 different places." Giuliani, a Republican, said he supports efforts to move California's 2008 presidential primary from June to February, a...

    01/19/2007 6:16:44 AM PST · by Doctor Raoul · 67 replies · 2,386+ views
    The Horse's Mouth
    ROUTE: Starts at 16th St and Boardwalk in Belmar. Takes 16th St out of Belmar, which becomes Belmar Blvd (a/k/a County Route 18) to Route 34 North. Route 34 North to Route 33 West. Route 33 West all the way into Trenton. Last few blocks are a right on Broad and then a left on State Street. Ends at the State House, 125 West State Street, Trenton. PLEASE STREES THAT TIMES GIVEN BELOW ARE ESTIMATES! SUGGESTED PLACES TO GATHER AND WHEN: 16th & Boardwalk, Belmar5 @ 5:45 AM Wawa on Rt 34 south of Rt 547 Circle @ 8:07 AM...
  • Romney Set for Presidential Announcement

    12/22/2006 5:34:37 PM PST · by do the dhue · 121 replies · 1,101+ views ^ | Dec 22, 2006 | GLEN JOHNSON (AP)
    BOSTON - Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is making plans for his campaign for the 2008 Republican presidential nomination in two phases early next month, a top adviser told The Associated Press on Friday. The Massachusetts chief executive is expected to file paperwork as early as Jan. 2 with the Federal Election Commission, establishing a presidential campaign committee and permitting himself to begin raising money for his race on the first business day of the new year. Romney will leave office on Jan. 4. As soon as the week of Jan. 8, Romney will hold a ceremony to officially declare his...
  • U.S. military to announce Haditha charges Thursday

    12/18/2006 5:43:28 PM PST · by pinkpanther111 · 116 replies · 4,024+ views
    Yahoo News & Reuters ^ | 12-18-2006 | Reuters
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military plans to charge Marines in the killing of 24 civilians in Haditha, Iraq, on Thursday, according to sources familiar with the case. ADVERTISEMENT The November 2005 killings, which enraged Iraqis, are one of a series of cases in which U.S. service members have been accused, and some convicted, of being involved in killing Iraqi civilians. The charges in the Haditha case could include murder and are expected against at least five Marines, defense officials said. They will be announced from Camp Pendleton, California, where the Marines are being held. Two investigations were launched into...
  • Today's Al Qaeda Tape: Ayman al Zawahiri and the "Islamic Group"

    08/05/2006 6:44:10 PM PDT · by Calpernia · 48 replies · 1,532+ views
    Laura Mansfield Strategic Translations ^ | August 5, 2006 | Ayman al Zawahiri
    Today's announcement by Al Qaeda second in command Dr. Ayman al Zawahiri that the multinational terror conglomerate has been joined by a portion of the Egyptian group "Jamaa Islamiya" is both puzzling and not surprising. It is unclear how large the faction is from Jamaa Islamiya that is aligning itself with Al Qaeda. Neither Zawahiri nor Mohamed Khalil Hukayma, who made the announcement for Jamaa Islamiya, was clear about how many members were involved in the merger, although Zawahiri did refer to of the large crowd and the majority of Al-Jamaa Al-Islamiya, in the following statement: Abu Jihad Al-Masri, Mohamed...
  • Iran "Joins the Nuclear Club" -Bird Badinage Ensues

    04/13/2006 12:41:49 PM PDT · by genefromjersey · 4 replies · 395+ views
    The Morning Paper-Special Edition | 04/13/06 | vanity
    Iran “Joins the Nuclear Club” – Badinage of Birds Ensues Just a few days ago, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad pranced about triumphantly before the cameras,brandishing a small cylinder ,and declaring his nation was now a nuclear power. President Ahmadinejad disclosed that,by using 164 centrifuges,Iranian scientists in the Natanz facility had succeeded in producing a tiny quantity of enriched Uranium – one of the materials from which nuclear bombs can be made. This declaration produced the sort of effect one might get by tossing a firecracker into a large flock of birds : arguably the exact effect Ahmadinejad was seeking. The...
  • No Announcement Today in CIA Leak Probe - 10/27/05

    10/27/2005 10:59:34 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 52 replies · 2,165+ views
    ap on Yahoo ^ | 10/27/05 | Pete Yost - ap
    WASHINGTON - Special Counsel Patrick Fitzgerald huddled with his legal team Thursday as two key White House aides awaited their fate in the CIA leak probe. A spokesman for the prosecutor said there would be no public announcements Thursday. The term of the grand jury that could bring indictments expires Friday. The White House braced for the possibility that Vice President Dick Cheney's chief of staff, I. Lewis "Scooter" Libby, could become a criminal defendant by week's end. Bush's top political adviser, Karl Rove, remained in jeopardy of being charged with false statements. Libby and Rove arrived for work at...
  • Uighurs to Declare War against Chinese Government (Uighur Jihad against China)

    09/30/2005 6:11:55 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 52 replies · 1,797+ views
    Daily China ^ | 09/30/05
    Uighurs to Declare War against Chinese Government (Uighur Jihad against China)/begin my translationUighurs to Declare War against Chinese Government09/30/05 The members of 'East Turkestan Liberation Organization(ETLO)' making the declaration via a video (from BBC) 'East Turkestan Liberation Organization(ETLO)', a radical Uighur organization, declared publicly war against Chinese government for the first time, via videotaped statements, BBC reported on Sept. 30th (in its Chinese edition.)According to BBC, 'East Turkestan Information Center' located in Munich, Germany, provided the link to the web site containing this video(made by Tianshan branch of ETLO), and apparently it was announced via overseas Wanwei free server,
  • Louisiana Library Association Accepting Monetary Donations For Libraries

    09/02/2005 7:51:16 AM PDT · by Racehorse · 7 replies · 252+ views
    Archivists list via email | 1 September 2005 | Kentucky Library Association Discussion List
    From: Kentucky Library Association Discussion List On Behalf Of Deana Groves Sent: Thursday, September 01, 2005 1:26 PM To: KLA-LIST@LSV.UKY.EDU Subject: Fwd: [ALACRO-L:2962] Louisiana Library Association Accepting Monetary Donations For Libraries The Louisiana Library Association has set up 'The LLA Disaster Relief Fund' and is now accepting monetary donations to assist school, public, and academic library restoration efforts in Southeastern Louisiana. Please make checks payable to: LLA-Disaster Relief And mail to: LLA 421 South 4th St Eunice, LA 70535 --------------------------------------------------------- Beverly E. Laughlin, Executive Director Louisiana Library Association 421 South 4th St Eunice, LA 70535 337-550-7890 (phone) 337-550-7846 (fax)
  • Post Goes for the Jugular of Roberts' Children - (how tacky, but how predictable!)

    07/25/2005 5:50:56 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 151 replies · 4,057+ views
    Washington, DC – Traditional Values Coalition Executive Director Andrea Lafferty complained today that an article in the Washington Post about the clothes worn by Supreme Court nominee John Roberts’ children was “unfair and disappointing.” Mrs. Lafferty said in a letter sent to Post Editor Leonard Downie, Jr. that the Post has now set a new pecking order for “unfair journalism which ignores substance and slides right into chortling about form.” “If you can’t come up with something disgusting about the actual nominee or his wife then rough-up the kids some and see what happens,” Mrs. Lafferty said today. Post fashion...
  • Adding "ICE" To Your Phone Directory Could Help Your Families In Emergencies (Announcement/Vanity)

    07/24/2005 4:55:10 PM PDT · by CitizenM · 27 replies · 1,472+ views
    July 24, 2005
    I am offering this because I think it is a wonderful suggestion considering the problems we face in the world today. This idea evidently originated in England recently. I received it from a friend of mine in Canada. I hope this can remain in the sidebar list for a while until many have had the chance to see it and, hopefully, put it into practice. We don't often stop to think how hard it is for emergency workers to find a way to contact people on behalf of injured persons when treating them for emergencies. Almost everyone carries a cell...
  • Announcement on Bloggers Candidacy for the Supreme Court

    07/11/2005 9:03:32 AM PDT · by jbamb · 5 replies · 205+ views
    Ravings of John C. A. Bambenek ^ | 7-11-05 | John Bambenek
    Mr. President, Sen. Thompson, and Distinguished Members of the United States Senate- I am writing to declare my intention to seek nomination to the United States Supreme Court to fill the vacancy left by Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. Under the criteria put forward by the United States Constitution I am qualified for that office, I am a loyal citizen, and I am studied in law (though not a lawyer).
  • Cheney says confident of Bolton UN confirmation - (announces it on CNN's Larry King Live)

    05/30/2005 8:47:54 PM PDT · by CHARLITE · 26 replies · 723+ views
    YAHOONEWS.COM ^ | MAY 30, 2005 | Reuters
    The U.S. Senate will confirm John Bolton as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations when it returns from a weeklong recess and Democratic requests for more information are "just an excuse" to further delay, Vice President Dick Cheney said on Monday. Reuters Photo: The U.S. Senate will confirm John Bolton as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. In an interview on CNN's "Larry King Live," Cheney said he was confident Senate Republican leaders would gather the votes to end debate on the contested nomination. Republican efforts to do so last week ended four votes shy of the 60 needed. Two...

    04/02/2005 11:57:08 AM PST · by CitizenM · 1,066 replies · 35,351+ views
    FOX news | April 2, 2005
    <p>"The Pilgrim Pope" - Since Thursday, March 31 and the announcement of the Pope?s critical condition, high fever, and urinary tract infection, and subsequent septic shock there has been a constant vigil of the faithful while media coverage has been continually providing updates along with stories, and historical information on this holiest of holy men.</p>
  • Per Fox News: Official Vatican announcement The Pope is still alive

    04/01/2005 10:46:07 AM PST · by crushelits · 20 replies · 2,546+ views
    crushelits | April 1, 2005 | crushelits
    The Pope still alive
  • New Vatican Announcement on Pope John Paul, II (FOX News) Momentarily (and related stories)

    04/01/2005 8:57:47 AM PST · by CitizenM · 135 replies · 6,245+ views
    FOX news | April 1, 2005
    Coming shortly: Vatican spokesman expected to make another statement shortly.
  • Bush-Cheney 55th Inaugural Site Is Up!

    12/31/2004 4:04:04 AM PST · by goldstategop · 12 replies · 2,861+ views
    December 22, 2004 PIC Announces Participants Invited to Perform in 55th Inaugural Parade WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the 55th Presidential Inaugural Committee (PIC) Executive Director Greg Jenkins announced the initial list of participants invited to perform in the 55th Inaugural Parade. “We were humbled by both the talent and the great enthusiasm from groups across the country who applied to participate in this year’s Inaugural parade,” stated Jenkins. “We’ve worked hard to make sure there is ample representation from across America and believe the talent and efforts of all will ensure the 2005 Inaugural Parade reflects both the values and...
  • Iran announcement renews worries about nuclear weapons

    09/01/2004 9:25:31 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 2 replies · 302+ views
    Bakersfield Californian ^ | 9/1/04 | Goerge Jahn - AP
    VIENNA, Austria (AP) - Iran has announced plans to turn tons of uranium into a substance that can be used to make nuclear weapons, the U.N. atomic watchdog agency said Wednesday in a report stoking concern about Tehran's nuclear agenda. The confidential report of the International Atomic Energy Agency said the agency had been informed that the Islamic Republic planned to process more than 40 tons of raw uranium into uranium hexafluoride. Uranium hexafluoride is spun in centrifuges to produce enriched uranium, which in turn can be used to generate power or make nuclear warheads, depending on the degree of...
  • Happy "Second" Birthday (to Me) and an Announcement

    08/19/2003 8:51:04 AM PDT · by MrConfettiMan · 114 replies · 336+ views
    self ^ | August 19, 2003 | Joe Vitale
    Today is an exciting one for me, so I just thought I'd toot my own horn for a minute and let everyone know today is my second birthday. Two years ago this morning I woke up with limbs a'twitchin' and within five hours was informed I had a brain tumor. *shudder* The event pretty much set my life clock back to zero, which is why I refer to the day as my “second” birthday. At the time, I never thought I'd live two years but here I am still living, breathing and enjoying life. Isn't it great to be...
  • Kobe Bryant Decision Announcement at 3PM Mountain Time

    07/18/2003 8:56:48 AM PDT · by ewing · 377 replies · 320+ views
    Eagle, Colorado County Justice Center and AP Wire ^ | June 18, 2003 GMT | Colleen Slevin
    No comments from prosecutors until then..
  • Sen. Bob Graham's (D-FL) Family Says No US Senate Re-Election Bid

    05/05/2003 10:29:01 AM PDT · by ewing · 87 replies · 302+ views
    National Journal and Tampa Tribune ^ | May 5, 2003 | Epstein
    Democratic National Committee Chair Terr Maculiffe says, 'Flordia is absolutely key, and so having Bob Graham in the mix is very important for us.If he doesn't win the nomination, Bob is clearly on the top tier to be on the ticket as Vice President.'Top Democratic officials say people close to Graham, including family members, say he will not run for senator again no matter what happens in the 2004 White House race.A Democrat: He's done, there will be no fourth term. I have it on good authority.
  • Interfaith Zionist Leadership Summit

    04/20/2003 12:45:54 PM PDT · by Zionist Conspirator · 4 replies · 124+ views
    Interfaith Zionist Leadership Summit ^ | Discovered 4/20/2003 | Interfaith Zionist Leadership Summit
  • Freeper Caribbean Cruise May 31-June 7, Staterooms As Low As $510!! Per Person For Entire Week! (V)

    04/02/2003 3:18:55 PM PST · by DoughtyOne · 256 replies · 730+ views
    Free Republic Network | 04/02/2003 | MinuteGal
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  • Freeper Caribbean Cruise May 31-June 7, Staterooms As Low As $510!! Per Person For Entire Week! (IV)

    02/24/2003 3:42:13 PM PST · by DoughtyOne · 228 replies · 2,054+ views
    Free Republic Network | 02/24/2003 | MinuteGal
    <p>Ahoy, Freepers!  Why not make your next year's vacation a FREEPER CRUISE? Can't think of a better idea!</p> <p>United we stand for conservative activism AND some good old-fashioned fun, too!</p> <p>This cruise thread will be running right up until embarkation day.  It'll be packed with lots of information.</p> <p>PLEASE NOTE to hold off on making your air tickets reservations until we give you the go-ahead.</p> <p>We have more than ample lead-time for this cruise and you'll be able to get good air-fare bargains in plenty of time!</p>
  • Rev. Pat Robertson Announces He Has Prostate Cancer

    02/13/2003 6:49:18 AM PST · by ewing · 46 replies · 326+ views
    700 Club Live Broadcast ^ | February 13, 2003 | Rev. Pat Robertson
    He said that he will be having surgery Monday..developing
  • Tram stops announced by the voice of Gerhard Schroder (HOLD MEIN BIER!)

    02/08/2003 10:31:50 AM PST · by MadIvan · 4 replies · 261+ views
    Ananova ^ | February 8, 2003 | Ananova
    German tram passengers are having their stops announced by the voice of Gerhard Schroder. The new announcements are only used on the 107 tram line in the city of Essen. The taped voice was provided by impressionist Elmar Brandt who has risen to fame by singing songs and giving radio interviews using the German politician's voice. Brandt has combined the name of the stops with funny comments, like telling people who get off at the hospital to "tell them the chancellor says get well soon". At the end of the line, he shouts out: "Women and chancellors first!" While the...
  • Freeper Caribbean Cruise May 31-June 6, Staterooms As Low As $610 Per Person For Entire Week!

    01/06/2003 7:42:13 PM PST · by DoughtyOne · 813 replies · 2,453+ views
    Free Republic Network | 01/07/2003 | MinuteGal
    Free Republic NetworkProudly PresentsFREEPS AHOY!a Freeper Cruise to the Caribbean  A sunset photo of Carnival's cruise ship Triumph.  Cruise Line: Carnival Ship: Triumph Length: Seven Nights Departure Date: Saturday, May 31, 2003, 4:00 p.m. Return Date: Saturday, June 7, 2003, 8:00 a.m. Port: Miami Port Terminal Ports of Call: Cozumel, Mexico - Grand Cayman Islands - Ocho Rios, Jamaica Cabin Rates: Start at only $660 per person plus tax, port fees and tips for entire week Includes: All meals and entertainment In Addition: There will be FRN Activism meetings aboard ship Stateroom Availability is LimitedDon't delay!  Register today!  Presented to...