Eric Florack on January 12th, 2004

Stocks Rise: “NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks ended higher on Monday, with technology shares posting a fresh 2 1/2-year high, as investors bet that the impending flood of earnings reports will reinforce expectations that corporate profits are improving.” In a possibly related story, the Democrat attendees of the ‘Black and Brown” debate in Des Moines […]

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Eric Florack on January 12th, 2004

ESPN is reporting: “LAS VEGAS — French figure skating champion Surya Bonaly has become a US citizen during a ceremony Friday in Las Vegas.” Hmmm. Why, I wonder? Clearly she thought being a US citizen, as opposed to being a French citizen, was in her best interest.

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Eric Florack on January 12th, 2004

Useless Toady was apparently forced to report today that Mr. Dean is dead wrong about us being safer since Saddam’s capture. Says the report: “Attacks against coalition forces in Iraq have dropped 22% in the four weeks since Saddam Hussein capture, military records show.” Funny how that didn’t show up until AFTER the debate over […]

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Eric Florack on January 12th, 2004

DRUDGE REPORT FLASH 2004 Lots of stories out there today. This link here happened to be handy. Let’s call this what it is; A bitter old man.. bitter he got canned. It’s a bit more complex than this, of course, but that’s really the bottom line. Of COURSE O’Neill never saw any evidence… he was […]

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Eric Florack on January 12th, 2004

Dean Defends Record on Race in Debate: “DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – Under fire in a campaign debate, Howard Dean conceded grudgingly Sunday night that he never named a black or Latino to his cabinet during nearly 12 years as governor of Vermont.” OK, up front: Dean is the worst possible person to hold ANY […]

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Eric Florack on January 12th, 2004

LA SHAWN BARBER in Today’s Washington Times: “Blacks have been lied to about the history of the Republican Party and civil rights. Historically, blacks voted for Republicans because Democrats were blatantly anti-civil rights (and in some ways still are). For example, ‘radical’ Republicans of the 1860s supported slavery’s end in America, the Civil Rights Acts […]

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