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Rep. Oberstar deleted negative comments on Youtube

Posted 06-03-2008 at 10:53 AM by Franz Neumeier
Updated 09-27-2009 at 06:07 AM by Franz Neumeier
Rep. James Oberstar (D) has deleted all comments, mainly negative ones, from a Youtube video featuring his speech in the House about the reasons why he is refusing an exemption for the steamboat Delta Queen. The video originally had been posted on April 24, 2008. All comments disappeared on June 3.

Delta Queen supporters say, "while he can betray his constituents and while he can be untruthful to his fellow Representatives in the House, he must not delete comments on a video he posted...
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Taking the Plunge: Week of May 25-31

Posted 06-01-2008 at 06:22 PM by Jon Tschiggfrie
Welcome to my blog, “Notes” From the Road! Join me weekly this summer 2008 as I delve deep into the world of steam calliopes. This is a[n attempt at a] side project of a research grant that I’ve received from the University of Saint Thomas in Saint Paul. Every Sunday I’ll post updates on my research, including interesting and/or questionable facts, calliope mysteries, and of course, the stories that accompany any earnest discussion of the river.

Today’s entry comes after a full...
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Your own blog at steamboats.org

Posted 05-31-2008 at 03:20 PM by Franz Neumeier
Please, don't stop posting to the message board! It's a wonderful way of discussing and sharing information and ideas. But consider posting to your blog if you have a topic where you're willing and able to share information on a regular basis. Consider posting blog entries for information you'd like to see to stay and not disappear after a few days, like on the message board.

So if you're an entrepreneur, want to try new things like a blog, just give it a try. No obligations, you can...
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Running for support in the U.S. Senate

Posted 05-28-2008 at 03:07 AM by Franz Neumeier
The Save the Delta Queen Campaign Team has started the next step in saving the historic Delta Queen, i.e. getting an exemption from the Safety at Sea Act. Today the Campaign Team is calling supporters to address Senator Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, letting him know how important the Delta Queen is and how much they want the exemption to become reality as soon as possible with the help of the U.S. Senate. Check www.save-the-delta-queen.org for more details and for information on how to contact...
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Save the Delta Queen Rallies

Posted 05-20-2008 at 04:25 PM by Franz Neumeier
Updated 09-27-2009 at 06:07 AM by Franz Neumeier
Rallies to save the Delta Queen will take place on:

Friday, May 23 at Henderson, Kentucky: Audubon Mill Park beginning at 1:30 p.m. Entertainment by a bluegrass band assembeled by the International Bluegrass Museum.

Monday, May 26 (Memorial Day) at Madison, Indiana: Madison Landing from noon to 1:00 p.m. Entertainment by the Ohio River Minstrels.

Thursday, June 12 at Marietta, Ohio: At the Public Landing in front of the Lafayette Hotel from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00...
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