Friday, September 30, 2005

Index

Since BlogSpot does not have any type of indexing service for posted/archived articles, this is my attempt to do it artificially. I cannot guarantee it will be updated on a regular basis, but I will endeavor to do so at least once every couple of weeks or so.

Click on one of the group headings below, or just browse to find the blog for which you are looking.































Racism, Civil Rights & Other Racial Issues

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11/23/2005True Crime in Houston's NeighborhoodsQuanell X joins local black pastors to protest advertisements for the new X-box game True Crime: New York City
11/23/2005The Politicization of a National HeroDetroit memorial service for Rosa Parks turns into a Democratic political rally
11/15/2005Farrakhan and the PressLouis Farrakhan blames his lackluster public support on ostracization by the media
11/15/2005By Today's StandardsA look at the double standards of today's society
11/09/2005Seabrook Tar Baby, the SequelA follow-up on the Seabrook City Council "tar baby" affair
11/09/2005Reformed KlansmanThe Houston Chronicle's report of a "reformed Klansman"
11/07/2005Following Her ExampleA tribute to Rosa Parks by Texas Railroad Commissioner Michael Williams
11/07/2005Beware the Racial Pimps!Columnist Richard O. Jones on community leaders, et al, who thrive on racial division
11/03/2005Don't Claim RacismColumnist Richard O. Jones on taking blacks taking responsibility for their own lives
11/03/2005Racial Politics Are Fair GameMaryland Democrats throw racial attacks at black Republican candidate
11/02/2005Political Correctness Strikes AgainThe "PC police" find racism where none exists
10/31/2005Rosa Parks Lies in StatePhotos from the US Capitol
10/28/2005Rosa Parks Honored in DCReport that Rosa Parks' body will lie in state in the US Capitol Rotunda
10/25/2005In Memory of Rosa ParksA tribute to Rosa Parks, who passed away this week
10/24/2005Why Blacks Are Having Difficulty with DemocratsReview of an op-ed piece on blacks and the Democratic Party
10/24/2005Civil Rights Activist Passes AwayCynthia DeLores Tucker passed away
10/21/2005Off the Deep EndAcademic calls for extermination of the white race
10/21/2005Millions More, RehashedMichelle Malkin on the Millions More Movement
10/15/2005Not Quite a Million Man March ... AgainReview of the Millions More Movement's anniversary march in Washington, DC
10/13/2005Civil Rights Pioneer in Critical ConditionVivian Malone Jones in ICU in an Atlanta, Georgia hospital
10/06/2005 Bre'r Buhman and the Tar BabyQuanell X and the Houston media assault Seabrook City Councilman John Buhman for alleged racial slurs
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Politics

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11/25/2005The American Socialist ExperimentThe failure of socialism in the American colonies
11/25/2005Judge Alito on Religious Freedom of SpeechSCOTUS-nominee Judge Samuel Alito on religious freedom of speech; the First Amendment to the US Constitution
11/23/2005The Politicization of a National HeroDetroit memorial service for Rosa Parks turns into a Democratic political rally
11/14/2005John Edwards Kicks Off New CampaignJohn Edwards starts making noises that will likely lead to a 2008 presidential run
11/09/2005Seabrook Tar Baby, the SequelA follow-up on the Seabrook City Council "tar baby" affair
11/09/2005Marriage Wins Hands-DownPassage of the Texas Marriage Amendment
11/08/2005Republicans Twist ReligionJohn Kerry's latest accusations of Republican hypocrisy
11/08/2005Where's the Beef?Liberal campaigners in Sri Lanka
11/08/2005A Change of Image for DeLayChange of venue motions in the Tom DeLay case, plus the Chronicle changes their online image of DeLay
11/04/2005Another Delay for DeLayMore judicial uncertainties in the Tom DeLay case
11/03/2005Racial Politics Are Fair GameMaryland Democrats throw racial attacks at black Republican candidate
11/01/2005Political HijackingSenate Democrats force a closed door session to protest the war in Iraq
11/01/2005Judicial Dismissal in the DeLay CaseDistrict Judge Bob Perkins removed from the Tom DeLay case
11/01/2005Dreaming of Elections PastReview of James Clingman's stereotypical Bush-bashing editorial
11/01/2005Salute to Matt DrudgeThe Drudge Report reveals lack of civil decency in CBS reporter's comments on SCOTUS nominee Samuel Alito
10/31/2005The Chronical on TaxesA review on Houston Chronicle columnist Rick Casey's take on the tax situation
10/25/2005In Defense of Marriage, Some LinksLinks to some good discussions of the Texas Marriage Amendment
10/24/2005Houston Protest Rally Draws Big NumbersCommunist party rally in Houston (featured in the 11/2 version of Carnival of Crazy)
10/24/2005Why Blacks Are Having Difficulty with DemocratsReview of an op-ed piece on blacks and the Democratic Party
10/23/2005In Defense of MarriageReview on Prop 2, the Texas Marriage Amendment
10/21/2005Democracy vs. Islamic LawIslamic Sharia Law and the attempt by some Muslims to supplant the laws of democratic societies
10/20/2005Earle Is At It Again!Spoof on prosecutor Ronnie Earle's latest political targets
10/18/2005Giving Up on Sudan?John Bolton rebukes the United Nations on the situation in Sudan
10/17/2005Government Takes Control of the BordersReport on border control in Iraq
10/17/2005Another Victory in IraqHigh voter turnout in Iraqi constitutional referendum, poor reporting by the mainstream media
10/13/2005Kennedy's Been Drinking AgainTed Kennedy announces his support for John Kerry in the 2008 presidential race
10/12/2005Getting Political in TomballReview of the campaign rally in Tomball kicking off Dan Patrick's run for the Texas Senate
10/07/2005Conservative Radio for Texas SenateCampaign kickoff announcement for talk show radio host Dan Patrick's run for the Texas Senate
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The Houston Chronicle & the Mainstream Media

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11/29/2005Ted Turner Back in the NewsMedia mogul Ted Turner: Iraq no better off now than under Saddam Hussein
11/28/2005Chronically BiasedJames T. Campbell of the Houston Chronicle actually admits to bias by the paper
11/27/2005Sheepless SheehanThe media covers Cindy Sheehan's booksigning event, even though no one else shows up
11/25/2005Not Worth ReportingThe mainstream media fails to report on an anti-terrorism rally of 200,000 Arabs in Jordan
11/15/2005Farrakhan and the PressLouis Farrakhan blames his lackluster public support on ostracization by the media
11/14/2005All a Matter of PerspectiveThe year in review looks bad for President Bush and the Republicans, at least when viewed solely through the eyes of the mainstream media
11/09/2005Reformed KlansmanThe Houston Chronicle's report of a "reformed Klansman"
11/09/2005Marriage Wins Hands-DownPassage of the Texas Marriage Amendment (and the Chronicle's stilted coverage of it)
11/08/2005A Change of Image for DeLayChange of venue motions in the Tom DeLay case, plus the Chronicle changes their online image of DeLay
11/07/2005Lies of the Massey MediaAn ex-Marine joins forces with Cindy Sheehan and the mainstream media
11/01/2005Dreaming of Elections PastReview of James Clingman's stereotypical Bush-bashing editorial
11/01/2005Salute to Matt DrudgeThe Drudge Report reveals lack of civil decency in CBS reporter's comments on SCOTUS nominee Samuel Alito
10/31/2005The Chronical on TaxesA review on Houston Chronicle columnist Rick Casey's take on the tax situation
10/25/2005Not a MilestoneThe mainstream media hypes the "milestone" of 2,000 US military personnel deaths in Iraq
10/17/2005Houston Paper Chronicles the FutureFunny IT error on Houston Chronicle's website
10/17/2005Another Victory in IraqHigh voter turnout in Iraqi constitutional referendum, poor reporting by the mainstream media
10/06/2005 Bre'r Buhman and the Tar BabyQuanell X and the Houston media assault Seabrook City Councilman John Buhman for alleged racial slurs
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The United States Military

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11/15/2005USAF Battles Terrorism with LoveUSAF airmen spread cheer in Afghanistan
11/10/2005Happy Birthday, Marines!The United States Marine Corps celebrates its 230th birthday
11/02/2005Injured Marine Returns to FriendswoodLance Cpl. Steven Schulz returns home to Friendswood for rehab and recovery
10/25/2005Not a MilestoneThe mainstream media hypes the "milestone" of 2,000 US military personnel deaths in Iraq
10/24/2005Tuskegee Airmen Deployed to IraqMembers of the original Tuskegee Airmen visit their namesake in Iraq
10/12/2005In Remembrance ... U.S.S. ColeFive year anniversary of the bombing attack on the USS Cole in Yemen
10/12/2005The Passing of an EraLast surviving crew member of the Memphis Belle passed away
10/07/2005Tuskegee Airmen come to townMembers of the legendary Tuskegee Airmen will be attending the "Wings Over Houston" air show
10/05/2005USAF vs the Texas MosquitoThe US Air Force is helping to battle salt-grass mosquitoes in East Texas
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Sports

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11/27/2005Wishing for the Baby BlueThe Houston Texans struggle to lose once again
10/31/2005Texans Squeak Out a WinThe Houston Texans beat the Cleveland Browns for their first win of the season
10/26/2005Houston, We Have a ProblemHouston Astros lose to the Chicago White Sox in 14-inning World Series game
10/25/2005Astros Families Harassed in ChicagoReport on the behavior of some White Sox fans toward family members of some Astros players
10/24/2005Ode to the Texans, Part 1
  Part 2, and
  Part 3
Some jokes at the expense of the Houston Texans, who (so far this season) have not won a single game
10/17/2005Faith on the DiamondChristianity publicly proclaimed by Astros team members
10/11/2005Family Day at the BallparkNice family moments with the Houston Astros
10/06/2005Way to Go, 'Stros! Houston Astros over Atlanta Braves in Division Series Game #1
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Religion

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11/26/2005Jihad for JesusA new Christian satellite channel targeting the Arabic community
11/25/2005Judge Alito on Religious Freedom of SpeechSCOTUS-nominee Judge Samuel Alito on religious freedom of speech; the First Amendment to the US Constitution
11/24/2005Happy ThanksgivingGeorge Washington's very first Thanksgiving proclamation, giving thanks to Almighty God in 1789
11/14/2005A Bad Penny ResurfacesAtheist activist Michael Newdow sues to remove national motto from US currency
11/14/2005Creation vs. EvolutionMatt Forge's arguments for the theology of creationism – an excellent read!
11/09/2005The State of FranceAn update on the Muslim rioting in France, and a request for prayer
11/08/2005Republicans Twist ReligionJohn Kerry's latest accusations of Republican hypocrisy
11/07/2005Proselytizing at the PumpsDo I look like a heathen, or just an easy target?
10/25/2005In Defense of Marriage, Some LinksLinks to some good discussions of the Texas Marriage Amendment
10/23/2005In Defense of MarriageReview on Prop 2, the Texas Marriage Amendment
10/21/2005Democracy vs. Islamic LawIslamic Sharia Law and the attempt by some Muslims to supplant the laws of democratic societies
10/17/2005Faith on the DiamondChristianity publicly proclaimed by Astros team members
10/11/2005Urgent Call for Prayer!Chinese Christian Hua Huiqi being hunted / persecuted by the Chinese Secret Police
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The Middle East & the War on Terror

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11/29/2005Iraqi Women Celebrate Freedom in BusinessOn advancements and new opportunities for women in the Iraqi business community
11/25/2005Not Worth ReportingThe mainstream media fails to report on an anti-terrorism rally of 200,000 Arabs in Jordan
11/09/2005The State of FranceAn update on the Muslim rioting in France, and a request for prayer
11/07/2005First French FatalityNationwide rioting in France by Muslim youths
10/25/2005Not a MilestoneThe mainstream media hypes the "milestone" of 2,000 US military personnel deaths in Iraq
10/21/2005Democracy vs. Islamic LawIslamic Sharia Law and the attempt by some Muslims to supplant the laws of democratic societies
10/18/2005Giving Up on Sudan?John Bolton rebukes the United Nations on the situation in Sudan
10/17/2005Government Takes Control of the BordersReport on border control in Iraq
10/17/2005Another Victory in IraqHigh voter turnout in Iraqi constitutional referendum, poor reporting by the mainstream media
10/12/2005In Remembrance ... U.S.S. ColeFive year anniversary of the bombing attack on the USS Cole in Yemen
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Entertainment & Celebrities

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11/23/2005True Crime in Houston's NeighborhoodsQuanell X joins local black pastors to protest advertisements for the new X-box game True Crime: New York City
11/01/2005Jamie Lee Curtis RetiresActress Jamie Lee Curtis calls it quits
10/06/2005The Poet Has Passed AwayTribute to comedian Nipsey Russell
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Strange Stories In the Headlines

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11/15/2005Something's Fishy in the Waters of CaliforniaMarine biologists report strange findings off the coast of California
11/10/2005Gun-totin' Granny Bags BurglarAnother plus for the right to bear arms as an Arlington grandmother shoots an intruder fleeing from police
11/10/2005Sorcery and Cults in the South Pacific Reports of "cargo cults" in Papua New Guinea
11/08/2005Ugly Rumours and Rivers of CocaineSeemingly unrelated stories from London on Tony Blair and drugs in the River Thames
11/07/2005The President's Weather MachineOn controlling the weather to prevent devastating storms
11/04/2005Blogger Imprisoned for Criticizing GovernmentA scary tale from Libya, where political criticism is not encouraged
11/04/2005The Weekly SurrenderA funny photo essay on French politics
11/02/2005Just Gotta Shake Your Head and WonderMore strange happenings in recent news
11/02/2005Oh, DeerWild deer involved in two strange incidents over the Halloween weekend
11/02/2005Protect the World from GreenpeaceGreenpeace's ship crashes into coral reef, reeks ecological damage
10/28/2005PETA Goes to the DogsPETA protests the testing of dog food on dogs
10/28/2005The Smell of the CityPleasant smells in New York City alarm residents
10/28/2005Photo Caption ContestFunny photo from recent news
10/28/2005An Arkansas HalloweenStrange happenings in Arkansas, alcohol involved
10/21/2005Cup o' JoeMan stops carjacker with a cup of hot coffee
10/20/2005Every Dog Has Its Day (or The Boxer Rebellion)Ironic dog attack story, plus Doggy Daycare
10/18/2005Murder Dying DownReport on the latest violent crime statistics
10/13/2005Back in the Hills...Arkansas couple have sixteen kids with newest arrival
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Jokes and Silly Stuff

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11/14/2005Symptoms of the Bird FluPops' warnings on how to watch out for bird flu symptoms
11/08/2005One of Those DaysSyndicated cartoon "Working Daze" on management philosophy
11/07/2005Bumper StickersThe latest in conservative bumper stickers
11/07/2005The President's Weather MachineOn controlling the weather to prevent devastating storms
11/04/2005The Weekly SurrenderA funny photo essay on French politics
10/31/2005Texans Squeak Out a WinThe Houston Texans beat the Cleveland Browns for their first win of the season
10/28/2005Photo Caption ContestFunny photo from recent news
10/25/2005End of Day MusingsTeletubbies vs. Tolkien's hobbits
10/24/2005Ode to the Texans, Part 1
  Part 2, and
  Part 3
Some jokes at the expense of the Houston Texans, who (so far this season) have not won a single game
10/20/2005Earle Is At It Again!Spoof on prosecutor Ronnie Earle's latest political targets
10/14/2005Picture of the DayHumorous fashion photo caption from Shebird
10/06/2005The Joke's on PopsA couple of funnies from Pops
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Other stuff that just doesn't fit anywhere else...

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11/29/2005Nagin Envisions a New N'OrleansNew Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin's new vision for his flood-ravaged city
11/24/2005Happy ThanksgivingGeorge Washington's very first Thanksgiving proclamation
11/23/2005Sony SpywareTexas files lawsuit against Sony over hidden spyware on music CDs
11/22/2005Just a note...Post-surgery note from Shebird
11/18/2005Shebird's Coming Home!Second update on Shebird's cancer surgery
11/16/2005Quick family updateUpdate on Shebird's cancer surgery
11/15/2005A Centennial Worth CelebratingDorothy Inghram celebrates a full life on her 100th birthday
11/14/2005Not a MistakeColumnist Richard O. Jones with advice for the incarcerated
11/10/2005Gun-totin' Granny Bags BurglarAnother plus for the right to bear arms as an Arlington grandmother shoots an intruder fleeing from police
11/09/2005Southern MannersPersonal comments on southern manners, and how they are viewed in other places
11/08/2005A Tribute to TexasReposting of an old email on the wonders of Texas
11/07/2005Students Threaten Texas High SchoolOnline threats of school shootings virtually shut down a San Antonio high school
11/03/2005Real Men Have MannersColumnist Richard O. Jones on the lack of manners in today's youth
11/01/2005New Orleans Levees Had Design FlawsNew report points to design flaws as the reason for failing levees in Hurricane Katrina disaster
10/23/2005A Report from East TexasReport on hurricane relief efforts in East Texas
10/18/2005Murder Dying DownReport on the latest violent crime statistics
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