December 12, 2006

Book Talk Mid-Week Open Trackbacks

Posted by Adam Graham in : Open Trackbacks

Tonight’s live podcast offers a special opportunity. Andrea will be my guest and we’ll be talking about her two short stories in the upcoming anthology, “Light at the Edge of Darkness.”

Andrea has a real passion for her stories and this will be a fun interview. Here’s how you can participate live at 7 PM MT/6 PM PT:

Here’s what you need to do:

1) Register with TalkShoe

2) Go to my show’s site during the podcast

3) You can join the conversation by calling (724) 444-7444, entering our show ID of 7251 and the PIN Number you selected at the time of registration.

Also, if you’re a blogger and would like to join me for a future program as a guest (and I’ll even take Liberal bloggers) or are interested in getting your own live Talkcast than e-mail me.

Let’s talk.

Now, onto the Party. First, the rules:

1) Post about anything that’s in good taste. No porn, no spam, no profanity.

2) Send me a trackback of any tasteful post you want and as soon as I check my blog, I’ll update this post with your link provided you link back to this thread. If your software won’t allow you to send trackbacks, just use the Wizbang Standalone Pinger
3) Deadline is Sunday at 11:00 PM MT. Further trackbacks won’t be posted after that time.

For your convenience here’s today’s link and the trackback:

Below are other great parties:

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The Hill Chronicles:

Kerry to visit Iraq – what for….
Senator John Kerry’s (D-Mass.) botched joke about the U.S. troops in Iraq put a damper on his presidential aspirations, plans to go to Iraq this coming weekend to meet with Soldiers, political leaders and military officials.

Via Associated (terror…

Conservative Cat:

For Best Results, Try Not to Act Like a Terrorist
In the months following the 9/11 terror attack, there was a great deal of speculation on why no one raised a red flag about a bunch of guys who wanted to learn how to fly a plane, but didn’t care…

Freedom Folks:

But Who WIll Do The Work?

Source: greeley trib

First off, kudos to the Greeley Tribune for doing what a newspaper is supposed to do — tell the story, the whole story, and they’ve done a tremendous job here. These articles are fair to both sides ( a little sweetened to t ….

Wake up America:
Finally a Liberal SAYS what we all knew
In response to my posts “The Military Does Not Focus on Retreat” and “The Military Does Not Focus on Retreat Part #2” a liberal that comments here often FINALLY said what we all knew but the liberals all denied.
I don’t care what the soldiers think…

Random Yak:

Christmas Haiku, part 1
Christmas haiku time
find the Christmas poetry
just below the fold.

Tinsel on the tree
shiny, shiny, shiny, WOO
Bad Cat! Go Away!
See the cookie plate –
nothing on it now but crumbs.
Can’t prove it was me.

Got your Christmas tree?
Not o…

Dumb Ox News

Dumb Ox News Format Changes???
Tinkering with my blog template makes me a little nervous… and I know it amuses and irritates folks like trinetsolutions who know anything about web design… but so be it!
I’ve tried to increase the quantity and variety of news and opinion available from major new …..

The World According to Carl:

25 Christmas CD’s in 25 Days – Day 12
(2006 Arista Records LLC)

One of the more beautiful Christmas CDs of 2006 is Sarah MacLachlan’s “Wintersong.” Some of the arrangements are unusual while some remain quite traditional. For example, McLachlan’s version of “I’ll Be Home For Christmas” …

The World According to Carl:

25 Christmas CD’s in 25 Days – Day 13

(2006 KRB Music Companies)

I discovered this CD while browsing about in a local CompUSA store. It was cheap and judging by the cover, just strange enough to be worth a chance. I took it home and listened expecting pretty lame material but was pleasa…

The World According to Carl:

Peter Boyle (1935-2006) — R.I.P.
Peter Boyle(October 18, 1935 — December 12, 2006)

Peter Boyle passed away yesterday in New York City at age 71 and had been suffering from multiple myeloma and heart disease. Obviously he is best known for his long-running character of Frank Barron…

Perri Nelson’s Website:

Ukraine Hospital killing babies?
So we go from talking about killing newborn children with disabilities to snatching newborn children from their mothers and murdering them to sell their cells. The world has really fallen far since Roe v. Wade.

Ask Andrea

From Andrea’s Reading List: Fathers and Daughters

Lately, I’ve been reading the book Elysse Barrett assisted her father David in writing, Fathers & Daughters: raising polished cornerstones. I would suggest, besides being a beautiful portrait in which their own relationship is offered up as a mo…

The Knucklehead of the Day award
Today’s winner is Palm Beach County Judge Jorge Labarga.”
The Florida Masochist:

The Knucklehead of the Day award

Today’s winner is Palm Beach County Judge Jorge Labarga.

The Hill Chronicles

Jimmy Carter – evil or crazy?
Jimmy Carter’s recent book against Israel entitled, “Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid” -Carter exposed his bias and anti-Semitic views with the title in and of itself. Carter places the onus for Palestinian statehood square on the shoulders of Israel a…

Mark My Words

How many feet does Kerry have?
One can hardly forget Senator John F’ng Kerry, he served in Vietnam btw, make comments that easily appeared to denigrate our troops. Now Kerry is back in the news for a trip wherein he will visit various countries in the Middle East.


Military Meets, Exceeds Recruiting Goals
Once again, another item for the MSM didn’t tell me this file. Well, at least not in the main news section. AP via Yahoo reports.

WASHINGTON – Though Americans are increasingly pessimistic about the war in Iraq, the Pentagon said Tuesday it is…

123 Beta:

Mr. ‘What’s His Name’
A Marine was ordered to stop an online auction in which he promised to legally change his name to whatever the highest bidder wanted it to be…

Perri Nelson’s Website:

American Arrested In Egypt Identified

Back to the story about the American arrested in Egypt along with others from France, Belgium, Egypt, and other Middle Eastern countries, we finally learn a bit about this traitor
Egyptian authorities are holding an American on suspicion of having terr…

Pirate’s Cove;

American Arrested In Egypt Identified
Back to the story about the American arrested in Egypt along with others from France, Belgium, Egypt, and other Middle Eastern countries, we finally learn a bit about this traitor
Egyptian authorities are holding an American on suspicion of having terr…

Renaissance Blogger:

A Father’s Love
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Dick Hoyt is one who really knows how to show the love of a father to …

Planck’s Constant:

Hu’s On First – Video

The text of this is available from my August post Hu’s on first. If you would like to download a copy to your computer right click (save target as…) here. If you’re over 45 this routine will most likely be even more hilarious to you just for nostalg…

High Desert Wanderer:

Blogging tip – Having fun?
There are almost as many reasons to quit blogging as there are to start, but I’ve noticed a trend. A significant number of people seem to quit blogging because of the time and effort that it takes. A perfectly valid reason. Blogging can be tim…

The Florida Masochist:

Aren’t idiot and greedy burglar the same thing?
The burglars worked smoothly and there looked to be little go on. In one instance, a burglar took a picture out of a locket and left it behind. But he stole the locket.

“They are not idiots, I can say that,” Cerniglia said.

But they might have …

The Florida Masochist:

From the Silly news desk

Some news from New York. Absent-minded thieves stealing from the Amish. I bet you have never read a story like this one.

An Amish man was robbed at gunpoint by two men early Monday mo …

Random Yak:

Random Facts About Poinsettias
December 12:Â ”Poinsettia Day.”
You know: poinsettias, the red-leafed plants (yes, those are leaves, not flowers) everyone loves having around for Christmas.Â

In honor of the day: Random Facts About Poinsettias:
1. Poinsettias do not …

Pirate’s Cove:

If Obama Loses, It’s Cause He Is Black
But, hey, don’t look at me, I’m just repeating it

If Obama Runs, by Deviltower at the Daily Kosbat
Fill in the blank:
A) He wins big, ushering in a new era in which both party and race are less important than individuals.
B) He wins small, stum…

Right Wing Guy:

Obama vs. Clinton
With the media pushing and pushing to get their agenda across to the masses we may all get to see what it is they so want, a Barack Obama vs. Hillary Clinton Primary in which the media is extremely sure that the winner would be the next President.

Third World County:

Iraq/Vietnam: the parallels are not what the Mass Media Podpeople, political poltroons and all the others of their ilk want you to think…


  1. Comment by Dean [Visitor]

    I liked the “Random Facts About Poinsettias”, very cognitive:)

  2. Comment by Tony [Visitor]

    Today’s winner is Palm Beach County Judge Jorge Labarga.

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