News & Opinion:

  • Here is a bulletin that I received from the Green Party of Oklahoma:


      RALLY Tuesday, Jan 29

      FOR A MORATORIUM ON EXECUTIONS IN OKLAHOMA

      South Steps of State Capitol – Oklahoma City

      4:30 p.m. Gathering Music and Drumming

      James Collins & Jahruba and Friends

      5 to 6 – – RALLY

      Sign the Roster of Attendees.

      Register to Vote

      Pick up Directory of Reps & Senators.

      Tuesday, Jan. 29 is the date of the first execution of the year in Oklahoma. This RALLY supersedes the 5 to 6 p.m. protest which usually takes place at the Governor’s Mansion.

  • NY Times: Bush reconsiders stand on how to treat captives of war
      Here’s another fun example of Bush’s creative (mis)use of the English language… Mr. Bush attempted to dismiss the issue today as a small legal distinction. “I will listen to all the legalisms and announce my decision when I make it,” he said.
  • NY Times: Shares of Oklahoma-based Williams Cos. plunge as company delays earnings report.
  • MSNBC: Bush prepares for balancing act – I have high expectations for this state of the union address (yeah right). I figure Bush is preparing a PhD level talk if you know what I mean.