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ARIANNA IS A SHAM!

by Dee Tox Friday, Aug. 04, 2000 at 6:18 AM

The shadow convention is a is an opportunistic ploy by a corporate puppet. Just take a look at the ultra right thousand points of light website. Will somebody pie her please?

Arianna Huffington serves on the Board of Directors of the "Points of

Light Foundation," alongside ex-President George Bush, Neil Bush (Chair,

Interlink), Andrew Card (VP, General Motors), and others.

Sponsors of the foundation are a Who's Who of American

political/economic giants and the "military-industrialist complex,"

including Texas Governor and Republican Presidential candidate George W.

Bush, major military contractors, big oil companies,

auto manufacturers, and major banks and insurance companies

None of her bios ever mention her ex-husband Michael Huffington, their

Texas oil-money fortune, or her ranking by Forbes as one of the world's

richest women.

==================================

http://www.pointsoflight.org/aboutus/boardofdir.html

Arianna Huffington serves on the Board of Directors of the "Points of

Light Foundation," alongside ex-President George Bush (Honorary Chair),

Neil Bush (Chair, Interlink), Andrew Card (VP, General Motors), Phillip

J. Carroll (Chair/CEO, Fluor Corp), J. Richard Munro (Chair, Genentech),

Edward Gardner (Pres, Industrial Solvents

Corp), Joseph Diamond (Merrill Lynch), Shirlene Anderson (BellSouth

Corp), Mitt Romney (Pres/CEO, Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the

Olympic Winter Games of 2002), and others.

http://www.pointsoflight.org/aboutus/sponsors.html

Sponsors of the foundation are a Who's Who of American

political/economic giants and the "military-industrialist complex,"

including:

George H. W. Bush (the Governor of Texas and Republican Presidential

Candidate);

Military Contractors - Fluor Daniel, Honeywell, Northrop Grumman,

Rockwell;

Big Oil Companies - ARCO, Conoco, Mobil, Shell;

Auto Manufacturers - Chrysler, Ford, Hitachi;

Banking & Credit Giants - American Express, Chase Manhattan, Fannie Mae,

NationsBank, Pitney Bowes;

Insurance Companies - Allstate, Farmers Insurance Group,

Utilities Conglomerates - AT&T, Bell Atlantic, GE, MCI;

Electronics Giants - Compaq, EDS, Samsung;

Food & Textile Giants - Anheuser-Busch, JCPenney, Kellogg, Levi Strauss,

Pillsbury, Procter & Gamble, McDonald's, Sears, Target;

and others, including - the American Cancer Society, Disneyland, Knights

of Columbus, UPS, the Walt Disney Company.

http://ariannaonline.com/biography.html

None of Arianna Huffington's bios ever mention her ex-husband Michael

Huffington, his inheritance of hundreds of millions of dollars in Texas

oil money, the more than million that s/he spent to run for Congress

in 1992 and Senate in 1994, her divorce settlement of more than

million in lieu of alimony, the ,000 per month she currently receives

in child support and will continue to receive for another ten years, nor

her ranking by Forbes as one of the world's richest women.

=================================

The www trail:

Start at the Shadow Conventions homepage:

http://www.shadowconvention.com/


http://www.shadowconventions.com/conveners.htm

SHADOW

Arianna Huffington is the author of eight books and a

nationally-recognized syndicated columnist who has been published widely

on all three of the shadow convention issues.

http://www.ariannaonline.com/

Bio: Arianna Huffington



http://ariannaonline.com/biography.html



Arianna Huffington is a nationally syndicated columnist and author of

eight books. Originally from Greece, she moved to England when she was

sixteen and graduated from Cambridge University with a M.A. in

Economics. At twenty-one she became President of the famed debating

society, the Cambridge Union.

Her first book, The Female Woman, on the changing roles of women, was

published in 1974 by Random House and translated into eleven languages.

In 1978 she published After Reason, a book on political leadership and

the intersection of politics and culture.

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Her seventh book, Greetings From the Lincoln Bedroom, a book of

political satire, was published in 1998 by Crown.

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(NOTE: None of Arianna Huffington's bios ever mention her ex-husband

Michael Huffington, his inheritance of hundreds of millions of dollars

in Texas oil money, the more than million that s/he spent to run for

Congress in 1992 and Senate in 1994, her divorce settlement of more than

million in lieu of alimony, the ,000 per month she currently

receives in child support and will continue to receive for another ten

years, nor her ranking by Forbes as one of the world's richest women.)

During Campaign '96, Arianna teamed up with Al Franken to provide

political coverage for Comedy Central during the Republican and

Democratic conventions, as well as on election night. She and Franken

also appeared in a point-counterpoint segment, Strange Bedfellows, for

Politically Incorrect.

She has made guest appearances on numerous other shows, including Larry

King, Oprah, Nightline, Inside Politics, Charlie Rose, Crossfire, Rivera

Live, Hardball, Firing Line, Good Morning America, the Today Show, 48

Hours and Roseanne.

She serves on several boards that promote community solutions to social

problems, including the Points of Light Foundation, where she chairs the

Communications Committee and works on the Foundation's families

volunteering project; the board of the Do Something organization that

challenges young people to get involved in bringing about social change;

and the board of A Place Called Home that works with at-risk children in

South Central Los Angeles. She also serves on the advisory board of the

Graduate School of Political Management at George Washington University.

Arianna Huffington lives in Los Angeles and Washington D.C. with her two

daughters, Christina and Isabella.

ARIANNA ONLINE

1158 26th Street, P.O. Box 428

Santa Monica, CA 90403

email: arianna@ariannaonline.com


html 'http://www.ariannaonline.com/'>



http://ariannaonline.com/community/index.html

The Points Of Light Foundation

, The Points of Light Foundation's key initiative seeks

to engage families in year-round, community-oriented volunteer

projects. It is working to generate a national service movement by

creating linkages between families, neighborhoods, business and

not-for-profit organizations on the national and local levels. Family

Matters connects families of all sizes and definitions with their

communities, strengthening everyone.



http://www.pointsoflight.org/



http://www.pointsoflight.org/aboutus/aboutus.html



http://www.pointsoflight.org/aboutus/boardofdir.html

And there's the complete list of the Board of Directors!



http://www.pointsoflight.org/aboutus/aboutus.html



http://www.pointsoflight.org/aboutus/sponsors.html

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