Archive for September 4th, 2010

It gets better…

I now have a solid cable modem connection AND my e:mail accounts have finally been squared away thanks to a good tech support person.

I feel like I’ve been reborn… into this same age-plagued body.  Which is ok since I’m rather partial to it.  A sordid chapter of my life has been closed, that is, the chapter with ATT as my internet provider – may the fleas of a million camels infest their underwear.

The Dude sent me this – a beautiful thing, a cheese-sandwich burger.  I swear, it just can’t get more beautiful than this.


You bet they should reassign the PR flak… how dare she state factual… uh… facts.

Des Moines Police Chief Judy Bradshaw reassigned her department’s spokeswoman Thursday, two weeks after Sgt. Lori Lavorato said it was “very possible” fights near the Iowa State Fairgrounds had racial overtones.

Wow.  What did the supervisors have to say about the fairground incidents?

Police commanders later said they found no credible evidence the fights were racially motivated.

I’m glad they reviewed facts and came to a sensible conclusion.  Someone might interpret the supplemental report the wrong way.

A supplemental report about the Aug. 20 incident filed by Sgt. Dave Murillo said, “On-duty officers at the fairgrounds advise there was a group of 30 to 40 individuals roaming the fairgrounds openly calling it ‘beat whitey night.’ “

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