Eric Florack on November 16th, 2007

From Mona Charen, who I quote all too infrequently around here: Memo to: Ron Paul supporters Subject: Your e-mails Okay, enough is enough. Like every other journalist in America, and who knows, maybe the world or even the universe, I’ve been deluged with your letters and e-mails. So I’ve done as you asked and taken […]

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Eric Florack on November 16th, 2007

Man, I tell you, this bit with Spitzer just keeps getting better… The Weekly Standard’s Mike Goldfarb: New York Governor Eliot Spitzer has taken a lot of abuse in recent weeks–for his hastily-dropped plan to give driver’s licenses to illegal aliens, his quickly-withdrawn plan to tax internet purchases, and his move to speed-up release for […]

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davidl on November 16th, 2007

Who is asking to to shut down CNN, a.k.a. the Ciinton News Network? Can We Just Close Down CNN? Josh Marshall, Talking Points Memo.. Wolf Blltzer, and fellow CNN accomplishs, have enraged the leftosphere by staging a phony debate.  Marc Ambinder, Atlantic: Maria Luisa, the UNLV student who asked Hillary Clinton whether she preferred “diamonds […]

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Eric Florack on November 16th, 2007

There’s a multilevel discussion going on over at Q&O, on Ron Paul and his Nazi contributors. Paul hasn’t disavowed these contributors, nor has he returned the money. I’ll use Jon’s lede for the links: I understand the point McQ has made about candidates needing to distance themselves from unsavory supporters, and I understand the point Dale […]

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Eric Florack on November 16th, 2007

The answer is “No”, of course. MEXICO CITY —USA TODAY- The question of whether to give driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants has ignited a national debate in the United States. Yet in Mexico, the biggest source of immigrants to the USA, there’s no debate: If you’re not in the country legally, you can’t get a driver’s […]

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Eric Florack on November 16th, 2007

Fellow Swamp Stomper, Sister Toldjah It never ceases to amaze me how some ‘modern’ women choose to ‘celebrate’ their femininity – by posing nude in the pages of Playboy magazine in desperate attempts to extend their 15 minutes of fame. The latest dingbat to bare all is Kyla Ebbert, the gal who was asked back […]

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davidl on November 16th, 2007

The speculation that Wolf Blitser had suddenly grown a spline,  proved to be unfounded: CNN debate moderator Wolf Blitzer did an ‘outstanding’ job in Vegas, a senior adviser to the Hillary campaign said early Friday. ‘He was outstanding, and did not gang up like Russert did in Philadelphia. He avoided the personal attacks, remained professional […]

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And we see Doctor Krauthammer, this morning; When the Democratic presidential candidates pause from beating Hillary with a stick, they join in unison to pronounce the Democratic pieties, chief among which is that George Bush has left our alliances in ruins. As Clinton puts it, we have “alienated our friends,” must “rebuild our alliances” and […]

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Eric Florack on November 16th, 2007

CLIO-MI (AP)- A police officer checking on a truck that got stuck in the mud at a city park was startled to find a 13-year-old boy behind the wheel. The boy’s father, who was sitting in the passenger seat, told police he had had too much to drink and let his son drive. The boy had […]

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Eric Florack on November 16th, 2007

I didn’t see much of the debate last night, and very little of the reax this morning, so far. There’s a lot of it on Memeorandum… I’ve just not had time to look. However, it doesn’t take a mystic to say that one phrase that was heard over and over again, is “this administrations failed […]

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