Archives for August 2008

SECURITY AT THE DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION

According to the Associated Press, three men initially feared were plotting to assassinate Barack Obama at the Democratic National Convention are facing only gun charges. Authorities told AP, the three men and woman arrested Sunday are not expected to be charged with making threatening statements, … [Read more...]

THE REAL CELEBRITIES ARE AT THE CONVENTION

The masses have converged on Denver. Politicians, religious leaders, educators, and others make up the over 35 thousand are said to be in the Mile High City for the Democratic National Convention. In the crush of the crowd are spotted a host of celebrities, to numerous to name. Thursday … [Read more...]

JOHN MCCAIN WANTS TO STEAL THE OBAMA THUNDER

The first night of the 2008 Democratic Convention is history. From those attending the event, it was riveting. Senator Ted Kennedy addressed the Convention as he battles brain cancer. He says America is in a season of hope. Michelle Obama, Senator Obama's wife, spoke with tear filled eyes and a … [Read more...]

THE HILLARY CLINTON CONTROVERSY

The candidates vying for the Oval Office normally afford one another a political courtesy during each parties perspective Convention. That is not the case. John McCain is not letting up as he has closed in on Barack Obama's lead in the polls. Now, McCain is working on the discontent within the … [Read more...]

THEY ARE FLYING TO DENVER HOPING FOR CHANGE.

The masses are converging on Denver,all with different and various issues. Civil Rights pioneer Dorothy Height was spotted at the Denver Airport saying, "For me the major agenda item is the economy, because many of us have achieved a lot through civil rights. But economically, we are in a bad … [Read more...]

SENATOR BIDEN SPEAKS

The Democrats have their number one and number two.  Senator Barack Obama has chosen Joe Biden as his running mate.  Biden stood with Obama Saturday.  What did you think of the speech and of the Democratic Presidential ticket for 2008?     Remarks of Senator Joe Biden (Verbatim) Announcement of … [Read more...]

JOE BIDEN IS THE OBAMA PICK

Senator Barack Obama has chosen his number two.  Delaware Senator Joe Biden will be Obama's running mate in the Democratic bid for the White House.  Critics say, Senator Biden has what, some say, Obama lacks:  Washington experience, age, and knowledge in foreign policy.  Biden was elected at age 29 … [Read more...]

COUNTING THE MCCAIN HOMES

If you own at least eight houses, does that mean you are out of touch with the average person during a softening economy?  The question comes as both presidential candidates are considered finacially wealthy.           Senator Barack Obama says Senator John McCain is out of touch.  During an … [Read more...]

THREE YEARS AFTER KATRINA

Wednesday, President Bush traveled to the Gulf Coast several days early to review the rebuild after Hurricane Katrina. August 29, 2005 is the day the worst natural disaster on American soil wreaked havoc and caused levees to break. The White House sites the Republican National Convention as a reason … [Read more...]

THE JONAS BROTHERS AT THE WHITE HOUSE

      The Bush administration has enlisted the help of the world famous Jonas Brothers, to get to kids to America's parks to stay active.  The bottom line, it is an effort to keep the nation's youth healthy.  The federal government wants to prevent childhood obesity, diabetes, high … [Read more...]