Eric Florack on November 12th, 2007

Newsbusters:  On Sunday’s “NBC Nightly News,” correspondent Pete Williams previewed details of a new book, The Terrorist Watch: Inside the Desperate Race to Stop the Next Attack, by Ronald Kessler, in which Kessler revealed information obtained by the an FBI agent who extensively interviewed Saddam Hussein and found, among other things, that the former Iraqi […]

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Eric Florack on November 12th, 2007

Right Wing News: An excerpt, in an article called, “LAPD Plan To Map Muslim Communities Angers Some Groups,” caught my attention, “A plan by the LAPD counterterrorism bureau to create a map detailing the Muslim communities in that city was reported Friday to be angering civil rights groups.At least three major Muslim groups and the […]

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davidl on November 12th, 2007

Ironic, Daily Mail (UK): Gunfire killed at least six people and wounded 80 today at a Fatah memorial rally for Yasser Arafat attended by hundreds of thousands of supporters of the defeated faction in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip. A sea of yellow Fatah flags had filled a Gaza square for the biggest gathering held by […]

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Eric Florack on November 12th, 2007

The other shoe has finally dropped: Fred Dicker at the NY Post: November 12, 2007 — Gov. Spitzer‘s former communications director, Darren Dopp, asked another Spitzer aide to lie about the origins of the Dirty Tricks Scandal – including the governor’s own allegedly extensive knowledge of the plot to smear the Senate’s GOP leader, a […]

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Eric Florack on November 12th, 2007

Jim Wrenn the Editor of, asks a pretty fair question, given the political conetnt and angle of the movie: Who has the financial clout and production skills to counter Hollywood’s “Lions for Lambs” campaign-ad?  Does not McCain/Feingold unconstitutionally limit the capacity of political parties, candidates, their supporters, grass-roots organizations, etc. to effectively counter such […]

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Say Anything: Despite all their protestations of piety and clean living as well as their condemnation of anything they deem to be “Unislamic” it seems that our friends from the Religion of Peace have a keen desire to dive right in to internet porn. In fact, it looks like they surf porn more than anyone […]

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John J. Miller, National Review, comes upon a piece of vapidity from the New York Times,  a moron, writing under the nom de plume, Eduardo Porter, wrote: The framers of the Constitution evidently believed that happiness could be achieved, putting its pursuit up there alongside the unalienable rights to life and liberty. Though governments since then […]

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Eric Florack on November 12th, 2007

McQ over at Q&O:  Run Silent, Run Deep… And pop up like a cork in the midst of a carrier battle group: American military chiefs have been left dumbstruck by an undetected Chinese submarine popping up at the heart of a recent Pacific exercise and close to the vast U.S.S. Kitty Hawk – a 1,000ft […]

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Eric Florack on November 12th, 2007

Ace of Spades says: Looks like the Saturday night box office estimates are in and while Lions for Lambs basically doubled its take from Friday, $6.7 million in box office is only good for 4th place. A distant 4th place: Bee Movie grossed $26 million, American Gangster $24 million, and Fred Claus $19 million. Memo […]

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davidl on November 12th, 2007

A juicy tidbit from the weekend talking heads, Wolf Blitzer to Richard Armitage on his disclosure of Valerie Plame Wilson’s employer to Robert Novak: ARMITAGE: They’re not words on which I disagree. I think it was extraordinarily foolish of me. There was no ill-intent on my part and I had never seen ever, in 43 […]

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