Month: September 2006

BMV Chief Calls It Quits

Embattled Bureau of Motor Vehicles commissioner Joel Silverman submitted his resignation today, effective Monday, October 16. He will be replaced by Ron Stiver, currently commissioner of the Department of Workforce Development. Silverman, in his memo to the Governor tendering his resignation, stated: “The system conversion, although difficult and challenging, has now stabilized and the customer […]

Iraq War Expands Terror

A National Intelligence Estimate, completed in April, offers a bleak appraisal of American strategy in the War on Terror. An article published by the New York Times reports that over a dozen officials, speaking anonymously because of the classified nature of the document, have confirmed that the invasion and ongoing occupation of Iraq by U.S. […]

The Plan

President Bush and Secretary Rumsfeld were sitting in a bar. A guy walked in and asked the bartender, “Isn’t that Bush and Rumsfeld sitting over there?” The bartender replied, “Yep, that’s them.” So the guy walked over and said, “Wow, this is a real honor! What are you guys doing in here?” Bush answered, “We’re […]

Angel On His Shoulder?

INDIANAPOLIS–Brian Bosma, Indiana House Speaker, says that the U.S. Dept. of Justice and members of Congress are “quite concerned” about the impact of his lawsuit to allow sectarian prayers to be said before the opening of business in the Indiana House of Representatives. Specifically about the allowance of pro-Christian prayers, revival-style singing, etc., that is […]

Chinese Checkmate

An individual that I occasionally correspond with on another forum recently remarked to me that President Bush’s attitude toward China is “good business,” and understanding the direction of the world economy. He went on to say that if I couldn’t understand that, then I should STFU. China is rumored to be selling missiles and other […]

GWB’s Eternal Reward

George W. Bush had a heart attack, died, and went to Hell, where he was met by the devil. “I have a problem,” said the devil, “You’ve definitely earned your way in here, but we have too many tenants right now. I’ll give you a choice; you can select one of three other occupants to […]