Eric Florack on December 27th, 2007

In the OTB Caption contest.

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Eric Florack on December 27th, 2007

Attention Bitsblog readers in and around Northeast PA… (Which is actually a town in in north WEST PA) Anything going on for New Year’s Eve Fireworks around Erie PA this year? I’m not finding anything on the web. Leave some feedback, please.

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davidl on December 27th, 2007

Ann Althouse makes the shocking discovery that NBC News has nothing.   Ann vlogs about NBC’s programming after it was known that Benazir Bhutto had died.    It is even worse.   Worse than having nothing, NBC News has Keith Olbermann. Hat Tip:  Ann Althouse.

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davidl on December 27th, 2007

Mrs. Pelosi, the inspiration for Swamp Stompers,  promised to “Drain the Swamp.”   Yet all Mrs. Pelosi has managed has to further infest the swamp. Via, Memeorandum.David Broder, Washington Post, compares Pelosi’s over inflated claims of achievement versus her actual accomplishments: While surveys by The Post and other news organizations show that the public believes little or […]

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davidl on December 27th, 2007

Keith B. Richburg, Washington Post, fights to keep his Rolodex relevant, and explores the issue of the Reverend Al Sharpton’s relevance: Sharpton has “been eclipsed, because Obama puts guys like Sharpton in the shadow,” said Fred Siegel, a historian of New York City at the Cooper Union college in Manhattan. “Suppose Obama is elected president. […]

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davidl on December 27th, 2007

[Ron] Paul blames Lincoln for the Civil War rather than blaming the South for starting a war to preserve slavery. Does he love liberty? Or does he merely loathe the federal government? James Taranto:  Opinion Journal. Addendum: (Bit) Heh… he doesn’t think Lincoln should have fought a war to save the Union… the one he […]

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Eric Florack on December 27th, 2007

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan —Fox News- Pakistani opposition leader Benazir Bhutto was assassinated Thursday in a homicide attack that also killed at least 20 others at a campaign rally.Bhutto was shot in the neck and chest as she was entering her vehicle, and then the bomber blew himself up, FOX News has confirmed.The former prime minister died […]

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While Gallup’s most recent poll… and the “reporting” thereof… centered on the idea that Hillary Clinton has passed Oprah Winfrey as the most admired woman…. (Nobody asked me…)   Ron Coleman over at Right Wing News reports there’s a little mentioned other side to the report… Gallup reports — utterly buried in an article about how […]

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Eric Florack on December 27th, 2007

Nice to hear from the Conservative Reader (The Iowa Swamp Stomper). Apparently 1040/WHO is going to be running an Immigration Reform talk show, today. C. R.  has the links.

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