Do the recent polls that effectively couch only one option annoy you?

Under Restructuring, GM To Build More Cars Overseas

Under Restructuring, GM To Build More Cars Overseas

By Peter Whoriskey
Washington Post Staff Writer
Friday, May 8, 2009

The U.S. government is pouring billions into General Motors in hopes of reviving the domestic economy, but when the automaker completes its restructuring plan, many of the company's new jobs will be filled by workers overseas.

According to an outline the company has been sharing privately with Washington legislators, the number of cars that GM sells in the United States and builds in Mexico, China and South Korea will roughly double.

Toledo worst city to find job: called sad sack of the American economy on NPR

Temperance Tom originally posted:
Forbes magazine has selected Toledo the medium size city to find a job. Wonder if Carty will have a presser today.

NPR had a story on the poor jobs by Forbes columnist Joel Kotkin where he calls Toledo a sad sack of the American economy:

You can read the Forbes article at:

Air Force One Photo-Op

NEW YORK (CNN) -- A White House official apologized Monday after a low-flying Boeing 747 spotted above the Manhattan skyline frightened workers and residents into evacuating buildings. Witnesses reported seeing the plane circle over the Upper New York Bay near the Statue of Liberty. The huge aircraft, which functions as Air Force One when the president is aboard, was taking part in a classified, government-sanctioned photo shoot, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

Fred Proclaims, "I'll be Driving my Toyota Prius all over Toledo Today!"

Today Fred proclaims,"I'll be driving my Toyota Prius all over Toledo today!"

Neff Charged In Road Rage Incident

According to the Toledo Blade this afternoon: Former radio personality Troy Neff has been charged with assault for his part in a road-rage incident earlier this month.
Mr. Neff, 40, of Curtice, faces up to six months in jail and a $1,000 fine if convicted of the first-degree misdemeanor, which was filed Monday in Perrysburg Municipal Court.
The case is set for arraignment Jan. 2.

Joe the Plumber funny

Found this and thought that I'd share it here



Christian right's mailings depict disastrous future under Obama

Terrorist strikes on four American cities. Russia rolling into Eastern Europe. Israel hit by a nuclear bomb. Gay marriage in every state. The end of the Boy Scouts.
All are plausible scenarios if Democrat Barack Obama is elected president, according to a new addition to the campaign conversation called "Letter from 2012 in Obama's America," produced by the conservative Christian group Focus on the Family Action.

The imagined look into the future is part of an escalation in rhetoric from Christian right activists who are trying to paint Obama in the worst possible terms as the campaign heads into the final stretch and polls show the Democrat ahead.

Not everybody in Alaska loves Sarah Palin - wow.

Not everybody in Alaska loves Sarah Palin - wow. A rally of people with signs saying "Mcsame", and "Keep Hockey Mom Out Of D.C.", and "Palin is G.W. Bush with Lipstick", and "Voted for her once, never again." Lots of Obama endorcement.

John F. Kennedy on taxes

Sticking with the issues...maybe Obama should heed the advice of JFK.

Note: The following quotes are published in the book, "The Interesting History of Income Tax," by William J. Federer (Amerisearch, Inc., P.O. Box 20163, St. Louis, MO 63123, 1-888-USA-WORD)

Barack Obama vows to return FELONS CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS, but hasn't yet.

Obama Vows to Return All Rezko Funds
By Matthew Mosk
Sen. Barack Obama today vowed to return all of the contributions raised with help from his embattled early supporter, Chicago developer Tony Rezko.

Palin and Alaskan Independence (not Independents)

I’m Governor Sarah Palin and I am delighted to welcome you to the 2008 Alaskan Independence Party Convention in the golden heart city of Fairbanks. Your party plays an important role in our state’s politics. I’ve always said that competition is so good, and that applies to political parties as well. I share your party’s vision of upholding the constitution of our great state.

Don't Put All your IT Eggs in One Basket

From - Yahoo IT News (

"A network administrator has locked up a multimillion dollar computer system for San Francisco that handles sensitive data and is refusing to give police the password, the San Francisco Chronicle reported Monday.

Watch Out...There's a Dachshund Behind You


Watch out Lucas County Dog Warden, that Dachshund may be more dangerous than that Pit Bull you are eyeing. "Study Finds Dachshund To Be Most Aggressive Breed" ( ) KCTV reports on a recent study that finds Dashshunds to be the most aggressive breed of dog.

U.N. Scheme to make Christians Criminals

U.N. scheme to make Christians criminals
Sharia-following Islamic nations
demanding anti-'defamation' law
Posted: July 10, 2008
12:00 am Eastern

By Bob Unruh
© 2008 WorldNetDaily

New Mexico Accused of Violating "Free Exorcise of Religion"

I have been putting off posting this article for a couple weeks (at least). The reason being because it just seems like all I can ever talk about are the negative things happening in this world today and how it relates to Christians being persecuted or discriminated against. Well, I guess I keep talking about it because it's important to me and I feel very strongly about it.

A stabbing at Start High School.

Two students were stabbed today at Start High School and the school is on lock down. I don't know the extent of the injuries but it is ironic that this would happen at a good school after passage of Issue #7.

Doomsday vault for world’s seeds is opened under Arctic mountain


Ten tonnes of seeds were deposited hundreds of feet inside a frozen mountain yesterday as part of a scheme to preserve all the world’s crops.

Seeds from varieties of potatoes, barley, lettuce, aubergines, black-eyed pea, sorghum and wheat were among the first to be placed in the doomsday vault inside the Arctic circle.

But, really... How many people of TOLEDO read the Washington Post

13% (5 votes)
When I can find it
3% (1 vote)
On line
50% (19 votes)
Only when Carty makes National News...
34% (13 votes)
Total votes: 38

FISA Amendments Act of 2007

Both Clinton and Obama decided not to vote on this issue.

The Senate passed this intelligence bill that would revise U.S. surveillance laws and grant retroactive immunity to telecommunications companies that helped the government conduct warrantless wiretapping of U.S. citizens

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