Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2004

Josh Chafetz says very well over at Oxblog what I’ve been thinking for some days, now regards John Kerry: He’s trying to claim that, because he’s a veteran, any discussion of his views on national security is off-limits, even discussions about the way he has voted during his years in the Senate: In a letter […]

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Eric Florack on February 23rd, 2004

The Santa Rosa Press Democrat has an article up today that raises the point of just how widespread the following for Gibson’s PASSION film is: “Even the small Rialto Cinemas Lakeside theater, known for its foreign films, has sold $6,800 worth of tickets for ‘The Passion of the Christ.’ Nationwide, $10 million in advance tickets […]

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Eric Florack on February 22nd, 2004

An excellent bit over at “A collection of Thoughts”. Jen Martinez fowards something which was forwarded to her. It’s excellent. War Heroes do not return home from a war and attack their own country! War Heroes do not return home and attack their fellow veterans and service members! War Heroes do not throw their medals […]

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Eric Florack on February 22nd, 2004

Vietnam Veterans Against John Kerry and Vietnamese-American Organizations Coalition Announce Plans For A Protest Demonstration Against John Kerry Where: New York City, 373 Park Avenue South (between 26the and 27the Streets) across from Kerry’s campaign headquarters Date: February 28, 2004 Time: 12:00 noon Coalition spokesman: Jerry Kiley, New York spokesman and demonstration coordinator can be […]

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Eric Florack on February 22nd, 2004

0222041417 Rochester,NY– Let’s start with a premise: War heroes do not fight for their country, and then return to spend the next 30 years or so attacking both the country’s actions and call it’s fighting men ‘war criminals’, while working tirelessly to hamstring that country’s actions and giving support to that country’s sworn enemies. I […]

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Eric Florack on February 21st, 2004

Bin Laden ‘surrounded’? : “A BRITISH Sunday newspaper is claiming Osama bin Laden has been found and is surrounded by US special forces in an area of land bordering north-west Pakistan and Afghanistan. The Sunday Express, known for its sometimes colourful scoops, claims the al-Qaeda leader has been ‘sighted’ for the first time since 2001 […]

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Eric Florack on February 21st, 2004

The Greatest Jeneration, today, has a examination of how Bill clinton lost Bin Laden. “Between 1998 and 2000, the CIA and President Bill Clinton’s national security team were caught up in paralyzing policy disputes as they secretly debated the legal permissions for covert operations against Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan.” Jen’s on my daily reading […]

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Eric Florack on February 21st, 2004

Daschle satisfied with war progress: PIERRE – Sen. Tom Daschle, D-S.D., on Thursday praised the Bush administration’s war and nation-building work in Iraq and said he has no serious concerns about the lack of weapons of mass destruction. Daschle told state chamber of commerce representatives meeting in the South Dakota capital that he is satisfied […]

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2004

From the NYT: “I have to vent,” Mr. (Gerald W.) McEntee, the often blunt leader of the nation’s largest public service union, said in a leisurely interview in his office here. “I think he’s nuts.” Ummmm. Yeah. Brilliant. OK, in no particular order, then: * The one farthest to the left turns out to be […]

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2004

FOXNewsis confirming my earlier predition regarding Nader: “NEW YORK – Ralph Nader, the consumer advocate who ran for president in 2000 as a Green Party candidate, will enter the 2004 race for the White House as an independent candidate, advisers told Fox News on Friday.”

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2004

CHIEF IS HOME!!! A great read, here. “I am proud that we have a president who had the fortitude and courage to act upon what he believed to be right; that regardless of the consequences he stuck to his plan and followed through in Operation Iraqi Freedom, giving millions of people the opportunity to live […]

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2004

12.8 million means that President Bush raised more money in January than Kerry and Edwards combined. Most of it from small donors. Feb. 20 (Bloomberg) — President George W. Bush raised $12.8 million in January for his election campaign, more than Democratic rivals John Kerry and John Edwards combined. Bush has amassed a record $143.5 […]

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2004

USATODAY buried this story where nobody could see it. But they did run it. Most economists credit Bush’s tax cuts in rebound President Bush insists his tax cuts are a big reason for the economy’s rebound.  ‘Tax relief was a vital part of this economic recovery,’ he said Monday at a window plant in Tampa, […]

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2004

Bootz nails it again… third day in a row I’ve not had to disagree with him.: “Both John Kerry and John Edwards own mansions in the exclusive Georgetown area of Washington D.C. On one street lives Edwards, whose 13-room home is worth $3.8 million. About a block away is where Kerry lives..in a four story […]

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Eric Florack on February 20th, 2004

Bootz nails it again… third day in a row I’ve not had to disagree with him.: “Both John Kerry and John Edwards own mansions in the exclusive Georgetown area of Washington D.C. On one street lives Edwards, whose 13-room home is worth $3.8 million. About a block away is where Kerry lives..in a four story […]

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