Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

The Washington Times, on Friday:  “George Soros is known for funding groups such as MoveOn.org that seek to manipulate public opinion. So why is the billionaire’s backing of what he believes in problematic? In a word: transparency,” Investor’s Business Daily says in an editorial. “How many people, for instance, know that James Hansen, a man […]

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

After a busy weekend, I’m just now starting to get caught up on things.  One of the things I noticed was that on Friday James Joyner posted this: All signs point to France rejoining NATO’s military structure more than forty years after declaring its independence and kicking the alliance headquarters out of Paris. Norman Polmar […]

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

Breitbart: RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A member of the state’s Commission of Immigration resigned Thursday, a few hours after Gov. Timothy M. Kaine was told about online videos showing the appointee condemning Israel and advocating “the jihad way.”Kaine learned of the videos from a caller to his live monthly radio program and accepted the resignation […]

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

Several people, including Jules Crittenden, have noted the New York Times column by world famous idiot Tom Friedman : Tom Friedman: “9/11 has made us stupid.” Sure has made some people stupid, no question.  Friedman is writing against Giuliani as the “9/11? candidate, saying we need a 9/12 candidate.  Which, as an attempt to be […]

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

If this isn’t yet another example of what health care would be like is run by the government…  WASHINGTON —(AP)  Who cares if they’re free? Residents in the nation’s capital say the condoms being handed out have a serious problem. As many as 70,000 condoms given away in a citywide campaign to reduce HIV and […]

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

Today’s post surrounds CPL Clinton Warrick, a medic with the 2nd Platoon, 300th Military Police Company. Cpl Warrick is a hero of the first order. You can go here to read about his story. Project Hero, is a worthy attempt on McQ’s part to remind us that we have heroes among us. Further, that these […]

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davidl on September 30th, 2007

“There’s no such thing as a good war.” Marine Corps aviator quoted by Ken Burns in his film “The War.”  While there indeed may be no such thing as a good war, there is such a thing a a bad film, and Burn’s latest film, “The War” is one, a bad film.   Burns, “The Civil War”, “Baseball”, has […]

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davidl on September 30th, 2007

 ”My worst fears had come to pass not in Georgia, but in Washington, D.C., where I was being pursued not by bigots in white robes but by left-wing zealots draped in flowing sanctimony.” Clarence Thomas, from Robert Barnes et al, Washington Post. Hat tip: Paul,   Powerline. Watch as a liberal smears Juan Williams, video.    I think that Williams understands […]

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Mike Allen is reporting Newt isn’t going to run.  The stated reason?  Rick Tyler, Gingrich’s spokesman, said lawyers told Gingrich that dabbling in a presidential campaign could endanger the non-profit status of his group, American Solutions for Winning the Future, which is holding a workshop in Cobb County, Ga., on Saturday. “He had to make […]

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

“Progressives” are badly mislabeled.  Mostly, by themselves.  Personally, I fail to see what progress there is in buckling to Islamo-Facists, who are fighting to turn the world back to the 14th century, in the name of ‘respecting their culture’. Yet, what are ‘progressives’ demanding we do? Speaking of progressives …. Did anyone happen to catch […]

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Just in case you’ve forgotten about Democrat William Jefferson, he of the new definition of “cold cash ” , his corruption case continues. Before searching Rep. William J. Jefferson‘s New Orleans home in August 2005, FBI agents confronted him with a video that showed him accepting $100,000 from a government informant, according to a prosecution […]

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

POLAR BEARS DISCOVER 9-11 PROPAGANDA IN IRAQI HOME Posted: 28 Sep 2007 11:17 AM CDT POLAR BEARS DISCOVER 9-11 PROPAGANDA IN IRAQI HOME U.S. AIR FORCE F-16 AIR STRIKE KILLS 3 TERRORIST LEADERS Posted: 28 Sep 2007 11:06 AM CDT U.S. AIR FORCE F-16 AIR STRIKE KILLS 3 TERRORIST LEADERS THREE BAGHDAD INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT STAFF […]

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Wanna spend a few minutes being personally insulted by that unsuccessful abortion,  Kim Jung Il? Yeah, I didn’t either, but it was funny. BBCT: Michael Rubin 

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Henke makes mention of the Passing of John Berthoud. Of course, nobody can seem to get his age correct.  Reason Magazine lists him as 47.  The Washington Times says he was 45. To get a better idea who he was, perhaps reading these articles from Human Events will help.

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davidl on September 28th, 2007

Unlike MoveOn.org I provide links.  Just how racist is John Edwards?  You view the video, and tell me.  James Taranto, Opinion Journal, has the transcript: We start with the president of the United States saying to America, “We cannot build enough prisons to solve this problem.” And the idea that we’re just going to keep […]

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