Eric Florack on February 1st, 2005

The AP’s Rovert Ried is reporting “BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) – Iraqi militants claimed in a Web statement Tuesday to have taken an American soldier hostage and threatened to behead him in 72 hours unless the Americans release Iraqi prisoners. However, there is, as the Knights who say “Nee” once suggested, one small problem. His head. […]

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Eric Florack on February 1st, 2005

Podhoretz: “There are literally millions of Americans who are unhappy today because millions of Iraqis went to the polls yesterday. And why? Because this isn’t just a success for Bush. It’s a huge win. It’s a colossal vindication. It’s a big fat gigantic winning vindication of the guy that the Moores and Kennedys and millions […]

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Eric Florack on February 1st, 2005

YahooAP says: “WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats are considering filibustering Alberto Gonzales’ nomination to be attorney general over his role in developing the Bush administration’s policies on treating foreign detainees. “ So, let’s see if I understand this. The Democrats are considering trying to block the first Hispanic ever nominated for AG. They’re doing this because […]

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So asks leftist columnist Mark Brown of the Sun-Times. “But after watching Sunday’s election in Iraq and seeing the first clear sign that freedom really may mean something to the Iraqi people, you have to be asking yourself: What if it turns out Bush was right, and we were wrong? It’s hard to swallow, isn’t […]

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Eric Florack on February 1st, 2005

While doing the usual driving around last night… chores and whatnot… I overheard something on the radio, while scanning around. Not even sure where the station was… it was on one of the AM grave yards…1380am… the signal was in and out, but a phrase I caught, struck my imagination…. “The terrorists fell in a […]

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Eric Florack on February 1st, 2005

I’ve come to an editorial choice, here. I stayed away from the Peterson sideshow. On the same basis, then, I plan to steer clear of the fiasco currently playing out with Jackson.  Mostly because it bores me to tears. I’ll be fair…. If they actually manage to come up with somehting that spikes my interest, […]

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Eric Florack on February 1st, 2005

I had a problem with the CSS mods I did that I didn’t know about. I’ve solved them as of about 10am this morning. Its not 100%, but it’s readable. If the page isn’t resolving right, refresh the page, and it should clean up.

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Eric Florack on February 1st, 2005

Toranto today makes mention of a group of people that aren’t so happy about the elections in Iraq the other day: Yesterday was a great day to be an American, and an even better day to be an Iraqi. Notwithstanding the best efforts of Osama bin Laden, Barbara Boxer, Jacques Chirac, Ted Knnnedy, Saddam Hussein […]

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