Fersboo on November 6th, 2007

Via Library of Economics and Liberty Arnold Kling highlights a truism of the left in the Great Health Care Debate:

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

Just One Minute quotes the Boston Ledger:    John Kerry: I’m Now Prepared to Fight Off Swift Boat Veterans Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry, perhaps preparing to get back into the presidential ring one day, claims he’s now armed with materials that will make war record critics from his 2004 presidential campaign go running tail between […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

False Confessions They’ve always been the point of torture, and always will be. In a CIA sub-station close to al Libi’s jail cell, the CIA’s “debriefers,” who had been talking to al Libi for days after his return from Cairo, were typing out a series of operational cables to be sent Feb. 4 and Feb. […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007


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Interesting note in the WaPo, today: All of the leading Democratic contenders for the presidency are committed to a set of cuts in greenhouse gas emissions that would change the way Americans light their homes, fuel their automobiles and do their jobs, costing billions of dollars in the short term but potentially, the candidates say, […]

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davidl on November 6th, 2007

Alas poor Tim Russert.   First Linda Hirshman  analogized Russert to Adolf Hiter.  Now,  and maybe even worse,  former president B.J. Clinton compares Russert to  John O’Neill ‘Rat folklore holds that John Kerry would be Presidnet but for the evil of the SWIFT Boat attacks.   Ryan Nakahima reports former President B.J. Clinton has elevated Tim Russet to the level of John O’Neill: :  LAS VEGAS (AP) — […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

Noted on another blog just now which shall remain nameless, since they had no part of choosing the graphic… Is it just me or does this ad for NYC Tourism, look amazingly like this old cover for the 1972 WAR LP called “The World Is a Ghetto”? Forgive me, but it strikes me that if […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

Glenn calls this one correctly, I think: WHY IS THE WORLD MORE CONCERNED with Musharraf’s coup than with Hugo Chavez’s emerging dicatatorship?  Because enemies of the United States, like Chavez, get a pass. Past this, I’ve already made a pronouncement, here.

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

Billy Beck: News guaranteed to warm McPhillips’ heart: “AUGUSTA, Maine –A state law encouraging high school seniors to continue their education by completing at least one postsecondary school application took effect last month, but Maine’s top education official is looking to take the approach a step further. Education Commissioner Susan Gendron proposes a requirement that […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

I wrote earlier today about Democrat desperation. It occurrs to me I could break this down a bit, as to what is causing it: Ever since tellig is they were going to ‘drain the swamp”, and  making all kinds of promises, the record that they’ve developed since taking control has turned into something else, again. […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

Sister Toldjah says in a post from yesterday: The discussions over Hillary Clinton’s use of the victim card after her poor performance at last week’s Democratic presidential candidate debate haven’t died down. In fact, they seem to be intensifying. There’s been some diversity amongst the reactions amongst liberal feminists as to whether they consider her […]

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davidl on November 6th, 2007

 Linda Hirshman, New Republic, has put yet another liberal face on Adolf Hitler: Oh, and for you Obama and Edwards supporters, remember the story about the man who didn’t stand up to the Nazis when they came for his neighbors. If Mrs. Clinton can not be expected to stand up to a television commentor, how is she […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

Oh, boy. You can smell the desperation in this form letter to the Democrats found on Radio Left: Senator Harry Reid, Democratic Majority Leader Senator Patrick Leahy, Judiciary Committee Chairman Senator Edward Kennedy, Judiciary Committee Member Senator Joe Biden, Jr., Judiciary Committee Member Senator Herb Kohl, Judiciary Committee Member Senator Dianne Feinstein, Judiciary Committee Member […]

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Eric Florack on November 6th, 2007

McGehee has a meme up, let’s go with it. What color are your bedroom walls? Greenish What book are you reading now? Coulter’s “Godless” What’s on your mouse pad? It’s an old Computer Associates Mousepad (Which dates it, pretty much) Favorite board game? Chess Favorite magazine? TRailer Life (An RV mag) Favorite smell? Pine smoke […]

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davidl on November 6th, 2007

New Yorker runs a hit piece on Clarence Thomas, “Unforgiven Why is Clarence Thomas so angry?   Ann Althouse is none too impressed: That’s the title of this Jeffrey Toobin piece in The New Yorker. I don’t think that’s a very accurate title and suspect his editor was hot to spread the Thomas-is-angry-meme. What concerns […]

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