The weekend line | Arkansas Blog

Friday, August 17, 2012

The weekend line

Posted By on Fri, Aug 17, 2012 at 4:34 PM

Eddie Vedder at the Voices for Justice rally last year image
  • Brian Chilson
*FAHR OUT: Rick Fahr, publisher of the Log Cabin Democrat, has resigned from the Conway newspaper, "to pursue other opportunities," according to a Log Cabin story. He told me in an email that the split was amicable. Look for a guest column from him in the Times while Max is away.

*'GOLDEN STATE': Check out Rock Candy for info on a new track Eddie Vedder (right) and Natalie Maines are releasing from last year's WM3 rally in Little Rock.

*HUCK, MUM: Mike Huckabee, a long time supporter of quack "historian" David Barton, thus far hasn't joined the likes of Scott Lively, author of "The Pink Swastika" (a book that blames the Holocaust on gays), who've rushed to defend Barton in the wake of his publisher stopping publication of his book, "The Jefferson Lies," because it had "lost confidence in the book's details."

*KOON!: We celebrated David Koon's 10th anniversary with the Times today. Hope you've taken time to read his excellent profile of P. Allen Smith this week.

*ARKANSAS WEEK: I'm on this week, probably saying a lot of the same things I said on this week's podcast. The show's online now.

*CARRIE!: Anyone else giddy with excitement over the return of Showtime's "Homeland" next month? Check out the latest trailer for season two.

Tags: , ,

From the ArkTimes store

Favorite

Comments (55)

Showing 1-50 of 55

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-50 of 55

Add a comment

More by Lindsey Millar

Readers also liked…

  • Kenneth Starr: A comment from Betsey Wright

    Betsey Wright, former President Bill Clinton's chief of staff when he was Arkansas governor, responds bitterly to a New York Times article today quoting Whitewater Prosecutor Kenneth Starr's warm words about Clinton. She can't forget the lives Starr ruined in Arkansas.
    • May 24, 2016
  • Police identify two women found fatally shot on Chicot Road

    Little Rock police have identified two women found dead of gunshot wounds in an SUV parked next to a vacant trailer in a mobile home park at 11500 Chicot Road.
    • May 16, 2017
  • John Goodson and others add lawyers for hearing on forum shopping

    Lawyers facing federal court sanctions for forum shopping a class action insurance case have brought in new legal guns from out of state to fight potential sanctions.
    • May 26, 2016

Most Shared

Most Recent Comments

  • Re: The Truth is Out There Open Line

    • Here's how one person responded to the CDC 7 words-- "As a proud transgender American…

    • on December 17, 2017
  • Re: Campus carry rules approved

    • Pscyclepath, I read Kate's comment "has yet stopped" as meaning "has not prevented" a mass…

    • on December 16, 2017
  • Re: The Truth is Out There Open Line

    • Great cold open on SNL with Trump, Kelly Ann, Sarah Shuckabee Sanders, Ivanka, the Trump…

    • on December 16, 2017

Blogroll

 

© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation