Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wagn'nagl fhtagn ("In his house at R'lyeh dead Cthulhu waits dreaming."). --HP Lovecraft, The Call of Cthulhu

The stars hath turned in the heavens once more: Mighty Cthulhu stirs. His dreams reacheth forth, communing with those with ears to hear. Iä! Shub-Niggurath! His thoughts trample down along the pathways of thy mind; thou knowest His footprints, each of which is a wound...

Wednesday, February 02, 2005

Gestapo Gonzales gets the job

Citing a lack of votes, Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev) said that Democrats will not filibuster Abu Gonzales' nomination for America's top law-enforcement official:

Democrats must have the support of virtually every member of the party caucus to block Bush's nominations or legislative proposals.

Reid said it appeared that 25 to 30 Democrats would oppose Gonzales when the Senate took a final vote Thursday.

They needed 41 out of the 44 Democratic senators to vote in favor of a filibuster.

Oddly enough, Cthulhu's two senate-whores (Murray and Cantwell) will actually vote against Gonzales, dispite having voted for Rice. Wonder of wonders.

Come Thursday, we'll know the names of the weasels that joined the Rethugs in support of torture. Until then, there isn't much else to do but puke.


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