Monthly Archives: January 2009

‘Buy American’ unAmerican

I thought we had put the outdated idea of preferring USA made products behind us. Leave it to Obama to try and pull that crap with taxpayer money. The House approved the measure this week as part of an $825 … Continue reading

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Politicians think Oklahomans are pussies

Talk about being terrorized: Oklahoma Lawmakers Seek To Keep Gitmo Detainees Out of Oklahoma Oklahoma Congresswoman Mary Fallin introduced House Resolution 701, which would prohibit federal funds from being used to transfer terrorists held in Guantanamo Bay to any facility … Continue reading

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An Obama rush to failure

I’ve struggled to understand why my political blogging has sucked more than usual over the past year. And while I’m still not certain why (and not certain that it’s only been the past year), I suspect it has to do … Continue reading

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Thanks for the link, I think

I always considered Okiedoke an Oklahoma blog. Yet, the most referrals this month are coming via a link on this site: On a related note, my server logs show the 2008 Okie Blog Awards page has been pulled up over … Continue reading

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A sad day for American machismo

Weiner shrinkage. What next? A new Boobmobile?

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Okie Blogger Round-up

Some folks have asked if there’s going to be an awards ceremony for this year’s (or is it last year’s?) 2008 Okie Blog Awards. In a nutshell, there ain’t one. There are many reasons why not, but basically, while the … Continue reading

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And the nominees are …

The final nominees for the 2008 Okie Blog Awards are now posted and voting is open. You may have to clear your browser’s cache to update the page. On Jan.2, 2009, Oklahoma bloggers began nominating their favorite blogs in each … Continue reading

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If I rejected you, give me another chance

I was just made aware that some emails sent to okiedoke.com during the weekend were rejected due to a “bug in the software” as per my server host. When my email service resumed on Sunday, there was a heavy backlog … Continue reading

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Two days to go ’til historic event

January 20, 2009 is a big day for people throughout the world who value freedom, liberty, and a democratic process which distinguishes our great nation from many others. It will be a time to honor the vision and hope that … Continue reading

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I really like WordPress

Remember Microsoft Publisher 2000? Remember Okiedoke 2002? I understand. The pre-blog Okiedoke homepage template The official launch date of the Okiedoke blog was July 4, 2003

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