Archive for July 23rd, 2007

Adelstein Estimation

Former state senator Stan Adelstein has made a very generous donation to help digitize historic photos of the Black Hills. As Todd Epp points out at SD Watch, Adelstein’s actions in this regard are commendable and he deserves a pat on the back for them. In fact, I wish he did more things like this…and […]

Gov’t Pays Dead Men to Farm

From the Washington Post: The U.S. Department of Agriculture distributed $1.1 billion over seven years to the estates or companies of deceased farmers and routinely failed to conduct reviews required to ensure that the payments were properly made, according to a government report. In a selection of 181 cases from 1999 to 2005, the Government […]

Democrat Presidential Candidates to Debate on Homosexual Network

WASHINGTON, July 20 /Christian Newswire/ — On August 9, MTV’s homosexual cable network, Logo, is hosting the first-ever presidential debate intended to promote the homosexual and transgender (gender identity disorder) lifestyles. All major presidential candidates have been invited to participate. To date, all Republican presidential candidates have declined, while all major Democratic candidates have accepted. […]

Statement by President Bush on War on Terror

WASHINGTON, July 20 /Christian Newswire/ — The following is a statement by the President: Rose Garden 10:42 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT: Good morning. Thank you all for coming. I’m joined by veterans and military families who are here to express support for our troops and their mission in Iraq, and I want to thank you […]

How Green is My South Dakota?

By Gordon Garnos AT ISSUE: With sincere apologies to film director-author Richard Llewellyn, who wrote “How Green Was My Valley,” I ask the question, “How Green is My South Dakota.” Llewellyn’s book, published in 1939 and later made into an Oscar-winning movie, tells the story of the dreadfully tragic lives in a Welsh mining town […]