Archive for February, 2005

The list of all lists

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

The coolest Amazon.com list ever:
How to blow a fortune and make the FBI’s Most Wanted List
Very funny. Who knew Amazon sold this stuff?

BTK info, links

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

Erica at Journalistic Jargon has a great piece on BTK.
HT: Dan the Geologist

Not fond of bloggers? How could that possibly be?

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

Slashdot: ALA president “not too fond of bloggers and blogging.”
HT: BDK (NOT BTK)

3-week stay for Terri

Friday, February 25th, 2005

Terri Schiavo given a 3-week stay. Read the order in PDF format here.

The Secret Weapon in the Cute Baby Wars

Thursday, February 24th, 2005

You won’t be able to keep from smiling when you see this.

Donate - read

Thursday, February 24th, 2005

BlogsForTerri raised $10,000 in less than 36 hours to purchase advertising space for a campaign which will tell the truth about Terri. Here is a link to donate via Paypal (you don’t even need an account with them) whether or not you pledged.
Read about lies, myths and misconceptions about Terri.

Schiavo Stay Extended!

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2005

As reported on BlogsForTerri.com:
Finally, it’s official. “There are serious allegations of abuse in the case.” Today’s surprise? The Florida Department of Children and Families is intervening. Why?
What we know for sure is that charges of neglect, abuse, adultry and conflict of interest on the part of Michael Schiavo in his capacity […]

Schiavo case bolstered by surprise filing

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2005

Schiavo case bolstered by surprise filing.
Although the family’s attorneys and the Florida Governor have made some good legal arguments only Mr. Watts has petitioned the court concerning Theresa’s illegal detention at the Hospice of the Florida Suncoast, Inc. based on the fact that she is not terminally ill and it is illegal according […]

A Temporary Stay

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005

According to an emailfrom the Schindler family, Blogs for Terri reports that Judge Greer has granted an emergency motion for a temporary stay. Go read it here.
Also, more information and the pleadings in PDF at TerrisFight.org.

The court-sanctioned murder of Terri Schiavo may commence…once again…

Monday, February 21st, 2005

Pro-life blogs reports:
Today, the courts rejected the pleas of Terri’s parents to stop her husband, Michael, from withholding food and water from her. He has promised to begin starving her tomorrow at 1 pm.
Most of you are aware that Terri is not a “vegetable” or “brain-dead” as Michael and his lawyers claim, but responds to […]

Give Kids a Chance

Monday, February 21st, 2005

Jim Sykes of Palmer has a great commentary in a letter to the editor of the Juneau Empire regarding the ugly building contest for Alaska’s new capitol.

Cold, calculating women

Monday, February 21st, 2005

Vox Day posts a response to his most recent article in which a homeschooling mom provides thought provoking commentary about modern women who have, “allowed themselves to be duped into adopting unnatural masculinity.” Great commentary, go read it!
Is the result of women suppressing their natural feminine tendencies to become cold and calculating? […]

Alaska Breakup Stories

Sunday, February 20th, 2005

Much like the Alaska Bear Tales books, this story could be the beginning of a lucrative book series:
Alaskans like to do things in an extreme way, and apparently when 35-year-old Anchorage resident Kim Tran decided on a Bobbit Breakup, she went for it with gusto. She didn’t just cut it off, she flushed it.
In […]

The weird gets weirder - news on Terri Schiavo

Sunday, February 20th, 2005

Gov. Bush could save Terri’s life if he wanted to…
Gov. Bush legally mandated to remove Judge Greer?
Courts expected to settle Schiavo’s fate this week… (this blogger quotes an Orlando Sentinel article - notice how the article contains misrepresentations of Terri’s condition calling her “unconscious”)

The Quotable Wells and Joubert

Saturday, February 19th, 2005

H. G. Wells grasped an important truth that many Christians are completely missing - that our theological and moral foundation is found in the first few chapters of Genesis. Wells understood that if those were not taken as truth, then everything that was built on it cannot stand.
If all the animals and […]

Whose Church?

Saturday, February 19th, 2005

Her Church, of course!
Pastor Paul McCain highlights the apostasy and paganism in the E*CA. Her Church is a good example of too much tolerance.
Also seen on (and hat tips to) TheologyGeek, Random Daniel and Bunnie Diehl.

Alaska’s Ugly Building Contest

Saturday, February 19th, 2005

Alaska has been struggling to come to a concensus about whether or not to move the capital to a more easily accessible place than Juneau. In Juneau’s latest effort to keep the capital, they have held the Capitol Building Design Contest. I’m confused because usually if you want to keep something, you don’t […]

A list of abuses of Terri Schiavo

Friday, February 18th, 2005

From www.zimp.org/abuse
1. No therapy or rehabilitation since 1992, despite medical records indicating that Terri is responsive.
2. No swallowing test or swallowing therapy since 1993, despite medical testimony that Terri can be taught to eat.
3. Ordered caretakers not to clean Terri’s teeth since 1995. This has resulted in the removal […]

Terri’s Life Matters

Thursday, February 17th, 2005

Beth at She Who Will Be Obeyed blogs about the similarities between Sarah Scantlin who began speaking after 20 years of being severely brain damaged and Terri Schiavo who is about to be starved to death by her husband.

Kosher Rice Communion Wafers

Thursday, February 17th, 2005

For the gluten intolerant/wheat allergic Messianic Jew: Kosher Rice Communion Wafers. Really. Check it out.