davidl on November 13th, 2007

Chris Welch and David Schechter, CNN, report on Muriel  Gallo-Chasanoff of one Mrs. Clinton’s plants from Grinnell, Iowa: Gallo-Chasanoff, whose story was first reported in the campus newspaper, said what happened was simple: She said a senior Clinton staffer asked if she’d like to ask the senator a question after an energy speech the Democratic presidential hopeful […]

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

CBS is now saying that Hillary Clinton’s lead is not there, anymore in Iowa: In Iowa, the Democratic contest is knotted up. Among likely caucus-goers, Clinton came out on top with 25 percent support, but she was trailed closely by Edwards at 23 percent, and Obama at 22 percent. With a margin of error of […]

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davidl on November 13th, 2007

Byran, Hot Air: It’s a good thing for NY Gov Eliot Spitzer that he’s less than a year into his term. He has three years to dig himself out of the Troopergate and licenses-for-illegals chasm that usually takes at least a term and a half to carve out. The latter has pushed his popularity down […]

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davidl on November 13th, 2007

John Amato, Crooks and Liars, has his knickers in a twist because a member of John McCain’s audience referred to Mrs. Clinton as “the bitch” and the senator did not rebuke the questioner. Grow up John.  Mrs. Clinton is a potty mouth.  I’d say it shows more respect to be called a bitch than a […]

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Boortz, doing a message to Bill Clinton: You want to talk about being “rough” on your wife?  Let’s do a short review: We’ll start with a few names: Gennifer Flowers, Dolly Kyle Browning, Then there’s Monica Lewinsky, Juanita Broaddrick, Kathleen Willey and Paula Jones — plus goodness knows how many more.  These are just the […]

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davidl on November 13th, 2007

If there is anything clear from Charlie Rangel’s propasal for the largest tax incresae in American history, John Murtha’s pork is there is nothing ‘rats like to do more than spend other people’s money.  John Edwards wants both to be President and provide paid family leave., but be doesn’t want to pay for either.   Edwards […]

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

Hands down, the strangest line I’ve ever seen, from a local paper in Anderson SC  About 3 p.m. Nov. 3, the woman, who is divorced from the 60-year-old man’s son, reportedly accused her new husband of hiding “five hookers” in their house on Veterans Street. She also claimed he put a snake in her car, […]

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

For the third time in the last two days, the website of The New Republic has come out with a decidedly “Democrat-Unfreindly” article. Here, we have one from Jon Cohn, questioning the wisdom of government healthcare, as an example. And I have to ask; Is The New Republic trying to regain it’s credibility by ditching […]

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

Michelle Malkin reports, today: The Chicago Tribune’s Howard Witt penned an investigative piece published yesterday on the controversy surrounding the charitable funds raised for the Jena 6. I’m sure you’ll be shocked to learn that much of the money can’t be traced, while some of the defendants are literally rolling in race-hustling dough: Just weeks […]

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

Betsy Newmark, yesterday: Mackubin Thomas Owens had a great column yesterday in honor of Veterans Day. He noted the proclivity of those in the media to treat those in the military as either victims or monsters. He notes that since the Vietnam War the storyline from the left about American military is that serving in […]

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

HOUMA, La. (AP) — A white state lawmaker in a runoff election called a black civil-rights veteran who had helped her campaign “Buckwheat,” prompting the NAACP to urge voters to kick her out of office.Rep. Carla Blanchard Dartez, a Democrat, acknowledged that she ended a Thursday night conversation with Hazel Boykin by saying, “Talk to […]

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davidl on November 13th, 2007

Mike Allen, Politico, reports on Howard Dean’s latest gaff: In another statement likely to stir debate among the evangelical Christians his party is urgently trying to court, Dean also asserted “there are no bars to heaven for anybody,” according to the report by JTA, a 90-year-old non-profit organization which calls itself “the global news service […]

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

Since when has that phrase ever, in reality, had anything to do with age? We all know 70 year olds who are younger than a fair handful of 20-somethings we know…

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Eric Florack on November 13th, 2007

Dale Franks, this morning, adds somewhat to the discussion of yesterday of “Lions for Lambs”, with an unusually insightful piece called “Antiwar movie Flops”. Go RTWT. I add a question:  But perhaps the larger question, here is whom such a movie WOULD appeal to. And who, would conceive of such a storyline, in the first […]

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