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Saturday, May 31, 2008

The Morning News

posted by on May 31 at 8:40 AM

posted by news intern Chris Kissel

Regulation rules
: Bush administration puts deadline on new regulations.

Military rules: Mugabe kicks all non-supporters out of the military.

Party foul: Dems meet to discuss Michigan and Florida.

Delayed reunion: Plans to reunite FLDS children with their parents get postponed.

Security talks: Muslim leaders in Iraq wary of long-term U.S. presence.

Frustration in Burma: Robert Gates gives Burmese government a verbal smackdown.

Bar raids
: P-I concludes they were all for naught. Just like we did a couple weeks ago.

Gamble: GOP places it bets on Rossi.

Party foul, Part 2: Seattle U administrators use Facebook to monitor off-campus parties. Seattle Times fails to give props where they are due.

Watchmen: City Council considers cameras on recommendation from parks committee.

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DNC rules and bylaws is on cable news right now.

Clinton side (Ausman plan) is seat all FL delegates w/ full votes but open to half a vote ......

I belive Obama dude just said he agrees on the Ausman plan with half a vote!

This lets HRC gain 19 delegates so its an an "extraordinary concession" from Obama -- we need unity etc.-- weneed to fight the general election starting now.

FINALLY some real fucking unity!

Entire room is clapping.

thankfully the top echelons of the Obama campagin don't listen to those Obama supporters who were against doing anything, became prissy sticklers for silly rules, and who claimed the whole HRC argument and appeal to this committee was shameful, bizarre, outrageous, evil, truly bitchy and witchy etc.

It's about the people.

Unity !

Posted by PC | May 31, 2008 9:06 AM

unPC you are such a sore loser. To think that Hillary Clinton would be the nominee right now if it hadn't been for all your obnoxious comments.

Posted by elenchos | May 31, 2008 10:00 AM

Sure, let's give Hillz the MI and FL delegates since hers was the only name on the ballot. That seems fair and democratic in a North Korea-Syria-Cuba kinda way. Then let's multiply by four and add in phantom delegates from pretend primaries in the Canadian provinces. Ya know, she might actually have a shot at winning this thing.

BTW, isn't "DNC" what they call an abortion in England?

Posted by Original Andrew | May 31, 2008 11:12 AM

The Stranger may have got the bar story first, but the PI got better quotes.

Posted by NapoleonXIV | May 31, 2008 12:14 PM

Hillary for Supreme Court,

Richardson for Veep!


Posted by Wilbur Hathaway | May 31, 2008 8:22 PM

the times shoulda given some props.

Posted by wong-weezy | June 1, 2008 5:18 AM

The Times did give props. The student newspaper was mentioned in their story.

Posted by Tony | June 2, 2008 8:02 AM

@3 Just to be clear: Obama removed his name from the Michigan primary ballot because they were not following the rules and the numbers were not going to be counted. It was a political decision on his part. There was no conspiracy to keep him off as you seem to believe.

Posted by inkweary | June 2, 2008 2:49 PM

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