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Accountability From a 6 Year Old?
Oil company executives told the senate finance committee that they’d like to make more profit from Alaska. That’s great! They say their percentage is down. Yes, but the dollar amounts are up. For example, I’ll give you 90% of this 10 bucks…OR…I’ll give you 50% of this 100 bucks. Take your pick.
The passenger in Eagle River resident David Moore’s truck caught an APD officer driving erratically on the Glenn. There wasn’t a formal complaint filed but they put the video on YouTube. APD says officers are trained to multi-task while driving. The officer later said he was eating a sandwich at the time. Obviously he hasn’t passed that class yet.
Parnell is against a state education funding bill passed by the senate. He said we’re giving 475 million dollars over 5 years to schools without a guarantee that we’re getting anything in return. He called THAT the ultimate giveaway.
HE SAID THAT!!! He’d point a finger in a 6 year olds face and demand results from them, but by GOD, he’ll GIVE oil companies 2 billion a year over 5 years with no guarantees that ANY more oil will EVER flow! No accountability, the ultimate giveaway!
A federal judge refused Exxon’s request that he rule the state or feds cannot seek anymore clean up funds for the Valdez spill. The judge said the possibility that they might doesn’t present a hardship for Exxon…by the way, in the time it took me to read that story, Exxon just made 750,000 dollars!
Rick Santorum received an endorsement from Dave Mustaine of Megadeth…Meanwhile; Ron Paul has received an endorsement from Regular Death.
Mattel has created Barbie versions of Prince William and Kate Middleton. They're just like the real thing, except the dolls actually have a purpose.
Adele says she hopes to release a new album soon . . . well, just as soon as her current boyfriend dumps her.
Jean-Claude Van Damme wears an old-fashioned mustache and sideburns in his new movie. His look is so old-school that the last time it was in style, so was he.
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