I caught this in this week's issue of Entertainment Weekly (In an article on the new craptacular reality show "Are you hot?"):
"...Those attending this cattle call, one of 15 that have taken place in cities such as Dallas, Chicago, and Atlanta since December, practice selling themselves as they wait to meet casting directors inside celeb haunt Dorscia (formerly Moomba). ''My undaunting charm. My way with words. I don't know.... Girls say they really like my legs,'' says Hawk, 21, on his appeal. (The hulking blond's previous TV experience includes MTV's ''Tough Enough 2''.)"
Americans are a resolute people who have risen to every test of our time. Adversity has revealed the character of our country, to the world and to ourselves. America is a strong nation, and honorable in the use of our strength. We exercise power without conquest, and we sacrifice for the liberty of strangers. Americans are a free people, who know that freedom is the right of every person and the future of every nation. The liberty we prize is not America's gift to the world, it is God's gift to humanity. - President George W. Bush, State of the Union Address, 1/28/2003
In Eugene, Oregon, however, Comcast Cable has decreed that basic Cable is only... twenty channels or so. Your locals, UPN, WB, Discovery, Hallmark, the Comcast Channel (which is sorta a Portland Based cable access)