Archives for September 9, 2008

Ike -> Texas

Hurricane Ike appears to be done with Cuba, and remains as a Category One storm. The three day cone is now ashore in Texas, so the predicted location of landfall can be made with increasing certainty with each passing 12 hour period. Conditions for hurricane strengthening are about as good as they get in the…

Political Science

A few political bits and pieces for you to look at. The Republican Right Wing has successfully convinced the managers of NBC network to dump Kieth Olbermann and Chris Matthews in their role covering the current election. Too bad. That was the only news station I could watch and not puke very few minutes. MSNBC…

Can you believe it? It turns out that Sarah Palin actually LIED during her speech at the Republican National Convention. I can’t believe it! Man, I wonder if this “governor” should go to prison or something…

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Ike Will Strike Cuba Again

Hurricane Ike is currently over warm water south of Cuba, and is heading back onto land. Ike will pass over roughly the same area of Western Cuba that was hit by hurricane Gustav. Once back on land, Ike will weaken again, and then by tomorrow morning Ike will be positioned well over the warm waters…

Today is Election Day in Minnesota

We vote in our primaries today. I know, I know, you already voted in the primaries, and the whole process seems like it is finished. But it isn’t. The primaries are today, honest. If you live in Minnesota, go here to find out where you vote. I vote at the local Lutheran Church. I think,…