Sep 11

history on September 11 – from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia up to 2008

2000) * 1936 – Ian Abercrombie, English actor * 1937 – Iosif Kobzon, Soviet singer and Russian businessman * 1937 – Queen Paola Ruffo di Calabria of Belgium * 1937 – Robert Crippen, American astronaut * 1938 – David Higgins, British Composer and Conductor * 1939 – Charles Geschke, American inventor and businessman * 1940 – Brian de Palma, American film director * 1940 – Theodore Olson, U.S. Solicitor General * 1940 – Nong Duc Manh, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam * 1940 – Robert Palmer, last CEO of Digital Equipment Corporation * 1942 – Lola Falana, American singer * 1942 – Gerome Ragni American Playwright * 1943 – Mickey Hart, American drummer (Grateful Dead) * 1943 – Raymond Villeneuve, Canadian terrorist * 1944 – Everaldo, Brazilian footballer * 1944 – Freddy Thielemans, mayor of Brussels * 1945 – Franz Beckenbauer, German footballer * 1945 – Leo Kottke, American acoustic guitarist * 1945 – Felton Perry, American actor * 1948 – John Martyn, English musician * 1949 – Bill Whittington, race car driver * 1950 – Bruce Doull, Australian rules footballer * 1950 – Amy Madigan, American actress * 1950 – Barry Sheene, British motorcyclist (d….  2008) * 1953 – Tommy Shaw, American musician and singer (Styx) * 1953 – Jani Allan, South African journalist and media personality * 1956 – Tony Gilroy, American screenwriter and director * 1957 – Brad Bird, American director and animator * 1957 – Jeff Sluman, American professional golfer * 1958 – Brad Lesley, American baseball player, actor and television personality * 1958 – Scott Patterson, American actor * 1958 – Roxann Dawson, American actress * 1958 – Phoef Sutton, American television writer and producer * 1960 – Anne Ramsay, American actress * 1961 – Virginia Madsen, American actress * 1961 – Philip Ardagh, British writer * 1962 – Elizabeth Daily, American actress * 1962 – Filip Dewinter Belgian politician * 1962 – Kristy McNichol, American actress * 1962 – Julio Salinas, Spanish footballer * 1963 – Dr Patrick McWilliams, Irish author * 1963 – Colin Wells, English actor * 1964 – Ellis Burks, American baseball player * 1964 – Victor Wooten, American musician * 1965 – Bashar al-Assad, President of Syria * 1965 – Paul Heyman, American wrestling manager * 1965 – Moby, American musician * 1965 – David Roe, English snooker player * 1966 – Princess Akishino, Japanese Imperial Family * 1967 – Maria Bartiromo, financial broadcast journalist * 1967 – Harry Connick, Jr., American singer * 1967 – Tony David, Australian darts player * 1968 – Kay Hanley, American musician * 1968 – Paul Mayeda Berges, American film writer and director * 1969 – Eduardo Perez, American baseball player * 1969 – Gidget Gein, American musician * 1970 – Chris Garver, tattoo artist * 1970 – Taraji P.

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Jul 08

Secret Life of The American Teenager

Story By: Brian Ducklinsky North Statesman staff writer Secret Life of The American Teenager, is a new show on ABC Family which debuted last week to an opening sequence where a wholesome girl comes home and takes a pregnancy test … Continue reading

Mar 19

Alex Jones’ Infowars: There’s a war on for your mind!

Alex Jones’ Infowars: There’s a war on for your mind!: Satire: Alex Jones and Ron Paul Become the Inspiration for a New Line-Up of Marvel Comics Super Villains Fatima Guillermo Chen The Spoof February 23, 2008 SAN DIEGO – Marvel Comics announced last December that it was joining forces with the United Nations to bolster the world organization’s lack-luster image by producing “free” comic books depicting popular superheroes working in cooperation with the UN Security Council to resolve bloody international conflicts (unless perpetrated by the State of Israel) and rid the world of disease…. “We want to do away with antiquated notions of truth, justice and the American way” explains Echs “and replace them with more of a forward thinking, global friendly kind of attitude” “We will also be making our characters more “eco-conscious” Echs goes on to explain “For instance; Ghost Rider will no longer be drawn with a flaming skull in order to cut down on CO2 emissions and will now ride a bicycle instead of a motorcycle to reduce the size of his carbon footprint”.
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Sep 27

Rules By Which A Great Empire May Be Reduced To A Small One – Wikisource

This is another Reason for applying Part of that Revenue in larger Salaries to such Governors and Judges, given, as their Commissions are, during your Pleasure only, forbidding them to take any Salaries from their Provinces; that thus the People may no longer hope any Kindness from their Governors, or (in Crown Cases) any Justice from their Judges….  Send Armies into their Country under Pretence of protecting the Inhabitants; but instead of garrisoning the Forts on their Frontiers with those Troops, to prevent Incursions, demolish those Forts, and order the Troops into the Heart of the Country, that the Savages may be encouraged to attack the Frontiers, and that the Troops may be protected by the Inhabitants: This will seem to proceed from your Ill will or your Ignorance, and contribute farther to produce and strengthen an Opinion among them, that you are no longer fit to govern them.

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