Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

Well, if you’d planned to go to Tikrit to grab a gander at the spider whole they pulled Saddam out of, hang it up. Apparently, they’re going to destroy the thing so it doesn’t become a tourist attraction, or so says The Seattle Times. Can’t you just imagine the kind of tourist trap stuff they’d […]

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Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times is reporting : Black Hawk helicopters destined for Iraq began arriving Friday at the Port of Corpus Christi. Truckloads of heavy Army equipment also arrived this week, according to port officials.  The equipment will be loaded onto the USNS Shugart and shipped to troops overseas, said Al Speight, manager of military […]

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Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

FOXNews is reporting “FREEPORT, Texas A security guard at a BASF Corp. (search) chemical plant was shot in the shoulder Saturday after he approached a suspicious truck and talked to a man who said he had been taking pictures, authorities said.” …. The guard told police the gunman was a man of Middle Eastern descent […]

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Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

Yu saw some footage on the Fox network when the President stopped for lunch in New Mexico the other day. What you didn’t know about was the text. Here ’tis…. Remarks by the President to the Press Pool Nothin’ Fancy Cafe Roswell, New Mexico 11:25 A.M. MST THE PRESIDENT: I need some ribs. Q Mr. […]

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Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

012504183137– Rochester, NY —  With all of the attention being turned on  John Kerry, perhaps it’s time we examined him in some detail… and I don’t mean his $90 plastic-looking haircuts. It’s no secret that the majority of support for Kerry comes from people who don’t know much about him, and from the hard left. […]

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Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

In FrontPage magazine Chuck Noe examines Kerry. ‘Bout time someone did. Some snippets: He became a celebrated organizer for one of America’s most extreme appeasement groups, Vietnam Veterans Against the War. He consorted with the likes of “Hanoi” Jane Fonda and Ramsey Clark, Lyndon Johnson’s radical former attorney general. Those evil American soldiers: Testifying before […]

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Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

For those who were asking, it’s a ratings system for Blogs that looked interesting. There’s a MESS of Blogs using it. Blogwise has me at above the 50% line of the blogs they’ve listed, so I figured the results would be nice to see on the EcoSystem. So, I put it up. Well, I waited […]

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Eric Florack on January 24th, 2004

http://www.bet.com/articles/1,,c1gb4783-5501,00.html BET.com – The Country’s Most Segregated Cities: According to BET, they are: 10. Philadelphia 9. Chicago 8. New York City 7. Buffalo-Niagra Falls, N.Y. 6. Cincinnati 5. Newark, N.J. 4. St. Louis 3. Cleveland-Lorain-Elyria, Ohio 2. Detroit 1. Milwaukee-Waukesha, Wis.” Black Entertainment Television (BET) goes on, on their site to whine: Why are we […]

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