This is George Bush’s accountability moment. That’s why I’m here. The mainstream media aren’t holding him accountable. Neither is Congress. So I’m not leaving Crawford until he’s held accountable. - Cindy Sheehan

There are things worth fighting for. And there are even some worth dying for. But Iraq is not one of them. - James Moore

Marriage is love.

Wednesday, July 20, 2005

She raised some neat kids!

Family's dark humor revealed in death notice by Charles Storch, Tribune staff reporter.

'Paid death notices rarely have interest beyond a deceased's family and friends, but not one that appeared July 2 in the Raleigh (N.C.) News & Observer. Dorothy Gibson Cully, 86, mother of four, had died peacefully June 3 while in the "loving care of her two favorite children." "All of her breath leaked out," readers were told -- and lots more.According to Ted Vaden, the paper's public editor, the death notice became an instant sensation. Sharp-eyed readers began e-mailing friends about it. Within a week, "there already was a lot of talk," he said.'

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