Tuesday, November 04, 2008

Election night LiveBlog

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Scott's Electoral projection ...

Tonight we broadcast live from 9 until 11 on Hometown 1340, WLVL and WLVL.com ... but our focus will be almost exclusively local. Of course, I'm still interested in the national election ... and I'm thinking this will be the closest thing we've seen to a blowout in quite some time.

Air Force acknowledges Bird War

U.S. aircraft at the sprawling Bagram air base in Afghanistan are coming under increasing attack from "many small songbirds, pigeons, Magpies, Hawks and Black Kites," according to a bid request for a "bird control services" contract issued by the Army last month.

Prior attempts at controlling the birds have failed. Personnel have shot "bangers and screamers" at the birds - rockets that can travel hundreds of yards as they give off a siren-like noise, followed by a loud bang. Shotguns have been tried, too.
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ONN: Machine wins election ...

Voting Machines Elect One Of Their Own As President

Election day - be sure to vote ...

And call in to Reason at 10 a.m. on Hometown 1230 WECK and/or Dialog at 11 a.m. on Hometown 1340 WLVL to talk up your candidate.

Election Day front pages

LockportUSJ110408 NiagaraGazette110408 TonawandaNews110408
USAToday110408 RochesterDC110408