Daily Archives: September 30, 2008

Palin Can't Name a Single Paper, Magazine She's Read

CBS’s Katie Couric asks Sarah Palin one simple question: “What magazines or newspapers did you read regularly before being picked for VP?” And in spite of probing follow-ups, she can’t name one, even though she majored in journalism as an undergraduate in college. Broadcast journalism that is… She does say, however, that she’s “read most…

'Save the Black Warrior' River Events in October

A new “Save the Black Warrior” campaign will kick off in Birmingham, Friday, Oct. 3, and in Tuscaloosa, Thursday, October 16. The Birmingham kick-off celebration will be at 10 p.m. on Friday, October 3, at Zydeco (205-933-1032). Tickets are $8 in advance at zydecobirmingham.com or $10 at the door (2001 15th Ave S). The event…

Palin's Nude Portrait Hangs in Chicago Bar

Sarah Palin’s nude portrait There’s been no shortage of takeoffs on Sarah Palin lately, from television skits to action figures, but Bruce Elliott has gone one step further than most. He’s taken off her clothes, according to the Chicago Tribune. Elliott’s wife, Tobin Mitchen, owns the Old Town Ale House on Chicago’s North Side. He…