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Month: August 2005

Tookie: Penance of Restitution?

August 5, 2005

Tookie has written children’s books to warn youngsters of the dangers of gangs. For this act of penance, Craig DeLuz argues that Tookies’ sentence should be commuted to life in prison. I like Craig and have talked with him on several occasions but in this instance, I must respectfully disagree. I would like to submit […]

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City Council Tyranny Escalates in Elk Grove

August 3, 2005

I normally don’t take calls from telemarketers, but tonight I made an exception. I’m glad I did. Tonight’s call was from a political opinion surveying company. I have taken calls from them in the past. I guess I’m just their textbook hardcore Conservative and they use my opinion as a baseline. Anyway, I live in […]

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Fatwa: PR Band-Aid for Silent Community

August 3, 2005

A group of North American Islamic clerics and organizations have finally issued a Fatwa that purports to condemn terrorism. Eric Hogue is among many that have vocalized the questions that many of us have asked for years. Among these questions is: Why now? What does this really mean? Are they for real or just providing some positive public […]

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Congress Sets Sail for The Island

August 2, 2005

My wife and I went to see The Island last weekend. In this movie, we are introduced to a world where the rich and powerful grow clones of themselves so that they can stay young and harvest spare organs to keep themselves healthy. There are shades of Logan’s Run and Freejack in this film. The […]

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