The Astros signed free agent Preston Wilson yesterday. He hits with power, an RBI
guy, and he plays the outfield. He also strikes out a lot. He's African American -
we finally have an African American on the roster and in the starting line-up. It
is about time.
Lady Foghorn continues to get some run today in newspapers across the state. What
has not been printed is that there was a major defection from the State GOP. She
holds one of the most powerful positions in state government and she defected. You
have to consider it a blow to the State GOP. They actually lost a major statewide
Went to bed last night thinking the W.Va. miners had not made it. Picked up the
paper this morning and read that 12 of 13 were alive. Turned on the TV and saw that
only one had survived. I can't even imagine how the families feel.
January 4, 2006 9:00AM