Daily Archives: January 20, 2005

More CHIP carping from KBH

Once again without directly attacking Governor Perry, Senator Hutchison is talking about how much money Texas has lost in CHIP funds. Texas forfeited $104 million in federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program when it failed to spend all … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Election 2006 | 6 Comments

Jackson v. Perry, Take Two

The Supreme Court-ordered review of the federal lawsuits filed against the Texas re-redistricting of 2003 is scheduled for tomorrow. SCOTUS has ordered the lower court to reconsider its ruling in light of the Vieth v Jubelirir case that it decided … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Killer D's | 4 Comments

The bottom 100

Norbizness dares us to list all the movies in the IMDB Bottom 100 that we’ve seen. This one is easy for me: Jaws 3-D That’s it. Sometimes not being a big moviegoer has its advantages. In case you missed it … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in TV and movies | 14 Comments

One thing leads to another

Parole, probation violators add to prison overcrowding Scarce Texas prison beds are increasingly being used by offenders who have violated a condition of their parole or probation, often for something as minor as missing a meeting or failing to pay … Continue reading Continue reading

Posted in Crime and Punishment | 3 Comments