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posted by August 29 at 7:00 AMon
The $50,000,000,000 Question: Bush to ask for a lot more money for a lost cause.
Study: Iraq withdrawal possible in 1 year.
Open Government: State “Sunshine Committee” scrutinizing public records exemptions.
The Winning Ticket: Castro says a Clinton/Obama team-up would be “unbeatable.”
Black Cloud, Meet Silver Lining: Number of uninsured Americans goes up, but the poverty rate goes down.
Exodus: Thousands flee Kerbala after gun battles kill 52.
Off the Hook, Kinda: Abu Ghraib Colonel is acquitted on charges he failed to supervise soldiers, still facing 5 years for discussing the case.
It’s time for another recipe from The New Hot Dog Cookbook by Mettja C. Roate!
Hot Dog-Ghetti Dinner
8 small onions, about 1 inch in diameter
1 1/2 cups water
1 8-ounce can tomato sauce
1 # 303 can tomatoes (2 cups)
1 cup spaghetti bends (small curved pieces of spaghetti)
1 package garlic-flavored salad dressing mix
1/2 cup sweet pickle relish, drained
8 hot dogs, cut in thirds
Peel the onions and place them in a saucepan with the water. Boil over moderate heat until the onions can be pierced with a fork. Drain, reserving the water in which they were boiled.
Place the reerved onion water in a 1 1/2-quart saucepan along with the tomato sauce and tomatoes. Bring to a rolling boil, then add the spaghetti. Turn the heat back to simmer and cook for 25 minutes or until the spaghetti is tender, stirring occasionally.
Add the salad dressing mix, the pickle relish, whole onions and the hot dog pieces. Contine to cook over low heat for 10 minutes longer, stirring occasionally.Serve piping hot!
Shhhhhhh! He’s sleeping!