Those who cannot learn from history are doomed to repeat it. -George Santayana It fascinates me, that so many people expected change for the better when the Democrats to power , at the first of the year.  Of course, it hasn’t worked out that way. Still if wishes were horses …. As an example; there […]

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davidl on January 9th, 2007

(H/T photo: All Posters ) Yes the Sun is shining in Mudville today.  The Baseball writers got it right today.  Both Cal Ripken Jr. and Tony Gwynn won easy election to Baeeball Hall of Fame.  Goose Gossage finished a respectable and promising third. On the dark side, one hundred one hundred twenty-eight, apparently brain damaged, […]

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Eric Florack on January 9th, 2007

The New Jersey Constitution says that idiots can’t vote. No, seriously … it does. If we had that clause in the U.S. Constitution Nancy Pelosi would be selling flowers on a street corner in San Francisco. That’s Boortz, today.   A great line, Neal, but I dunno. If that law was actually being enforced, how […]

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LOS ANGELES, Jan. 8 —New York Times-  Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Monday proposed extending health care coverage to all of California’s 36 million residents as part of a sweeping package of changes to the state’s huge, troubled health care system. A total of 6.5 million people, one-fifth of the state’s population, do not have health […]

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davidl on January 9th, 2007

What is a major difference between republicans like George W. Bush and democrats like Nancy Pelosi and John Edwards.   Whereasa the president see Islamofascism as Freedom’s enemy, clearly Mrs. Pelosi does not see Islamofascism as freedom’s enemy.  Tammy Bruce cites Mrs. Pelosi’s voting record  While she voted in support of Bill Clinton’s adventure in bombing the bejesus […]

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