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TGIF Quick Fix 6 — 9/30/05

1. APhoto Fix: Singer Stevie Nicks meets Belle, a 2-month-old dog rescued from the Gulf hurricane region, and offered for adoption by Long Island’s North Shore Animal League, after her performance on the NBC-TV “Today” show this week. Nicks appeared in support of the Hurricane Katrina Project, a joint effort with with NBC, Warner Bros. Music and Habitat For Humanity.

2. Cartoon Fix: Chuck Asay (Terrorists kill Iraq teachers), Henry Payne (Big Easy levees), and Chip Bok (Hurricane poll).

3. Humor Fix: Tom Delay says he has a new priority in life. Outlawing prison rape — Jay Leno.

4. My Way Fix: This Day in History here, Today’s Birthdays here, and Word of the Day here.

5. Top of the News Fix: DeLay court appearance set for late October here, Bush poll numbers improve after Rita here, Dutch marriage: 1 man, 2 women here, Schwarzenegger vetoes same-sex marriage bill here, and Court upholds law protected pro-life doctors here.

6. Opinion Fix: Mort Kondracke/Roll Call (D’s to go positive — in 2006 here, Ellen Goodman/Boston Globe (Lynndie England album), Charles Krauthammer/Washington Post (Bad choice for anti-war voice), Mona Charen/Townhall (It’s the spending, stupid), and Tony Snow/Townhall (Jury still out on Bush term).

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D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.

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