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  • Media Harps on Perry's Brain Freeze, Ignores Numerous Examples of Democrat Stupidity

    11/11/2011 4:03:40 PM PST · by Kaslin · 20 replies · 1+ views
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | November 11, 2011 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Rick Perry. Let's do this. Let's go back October 20th on this show, and I said this. Number three, audio sound bite number three. Go back in order. RUSH ARCHIVE: Rick Perry -- and I mean this in a complimentary way. People are gonna find this not strange or not hard to believe, but you might be confused by this. Rick Perry makes me laugh. But not at him. I laugh with the guy. RUSH: I gotta tell you: Rick Perry, to me, is funny. During the debate when he decided to go after Mitt Romney for...
  • Whatever happened to the cold drinks?

    02/20/2006 10:31:33 PM PST · by raygun · 41 replies · 1,615+ views
    New York Times ^ | February 21, 2006 | KENNETH CHANG
    Here is one question that probably won't cross the minds of Sasha Cohen, Irina Slutskaya and the other Olympic women figure skaters today, even if they fall: Why is ice slippery? The explanation once commonly dispensed in textbooks turns out to be wrong. And slipperiness is just one of the unanswered puzzles about ice. Besides the everyday ice that you slip on, there are about a dozen other forms, some of which experts suspect exist in the hot interior of Earth or on the surface of Pluto. [snip] Ice, said Robert M. Rosenberg, an emeritus professor of chemistry at Lawrence...
  • Ga. Gov Changes 'Holiday' Press Release

    12/02/2005 10:06:02 PM PST · by george76 · 32 replies · 1,376+ views
    AP ^ | December 3, 2005 | Associated Press
    When it comes to Christmas, political correctness apparently only lasts about a half-hour in Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue's office. A press release sent by Perdue's office Friday afternoon announced plans for a "holiday tree" lighting ceremony ... Thirty minutes later, a second release went out reading: "It is, in fact, a Christmas tree." That release blaming the earlier wording on "a politically correct staff brain-freeze," ... Perdue spokesman Dan McLagan said there's no doubt where the Republican governor comes down on the issue. "When the governor learns that one of my staffers even inadvertently used the words 'holiday tree,' I...
  • And many Slurpee returns ... (what else do we export?)

    06/30/2005 12:28:51 PM PDT · by q_an_a · 5 replies · 606+ views
    Dallas News ^ | 06.30.05 | MARIA HALKIAS
    Do you remember your first brainfreeze? The drink that came to be known as the Slurpee was developed in Dallas and introduced to the masses by 7-Eleven Inc. 40 years ago. 7-Eleven registered the term "brainfreeze" in 1994. • More than 6 billion Slurpees have been sold, one for every man, woman and child on Earth. • More than 13 million Slurpees are consumed every month. • Although 7-Eleven started selling frozen drinks in 1965, they weren't called Slurpees until 1967. • About 40 percent are sold in the summer months. • The all-time U.S. Slurpee champion city – Detroit....