Eric Florack on September 1st, 2004

Let me take a moment to describe my feelings about this subject. Al Franken is a Jerk.. No, I mean it a real Jerk. blogoSFERICS seems to agree. I think Al Franken is a jerk. I mean, he is really a jerk. He is the jerk to end all jerks. Look in the dictionary under […]

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Eric Florack on September 1st, 2004

Interesting thoughts as I go through my day. In reflecting on Arnold’s speech last night, I’m taken by his reference to how he became a Republican… He referred to the 68 Campaign.. in which Humphrey and Nixon engaged. He had just escaped from Socialism, recall. Nixon at the time, he said, sounded like a breath […]

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Eric Florack on September 1st, 2004

InstaGlenn in the WSJ today: ….the Cambodia revelations happened not in the face of big media laziness, but in the face of active big-media opposition. (Even now, newspapermen like the Star Tribune’s Jim Boyd are criticizing bloggers for covering the story, though without admitting that the bloggers had the facts on their side.) Does this […]

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Eric Florack on September 1st, 2004

Reports off the wire…: “MOSCOW (Reuters) – A heavily armed gang seized at least 120 hostages at a Russian school near Chechnya on Wednesday and threatened to kill 50 children for every one of their group who was killed, a senior local official said.” The article goes on at great length, while never really describing […]

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