Three honorable mentions in the OTB Caption Contest. A little unusual, to have three in one contest. Still, I suppose it’s a natural result of hitting Rodney with a handful of one liners every week. I see Ted Kennedy telling Bubba to shut up. I wonder about this. Of the two, Teddy is the one […]

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davidl on January 22nd, 2008

Kyle-Anne Shiver, American Thinker: What can be said of a society that has reached such a ludicrous level of moral confusion that it cannot even make the simplest value judgment, cannot even distinguish between the value of a tree and the value of a newly conceived, perfectly innocent, unique human being formed in God’s own […]

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davidl on January 22nd, 2008

Fred Thompson has dropped out,  Allah Pundit, Hot Air: “Today I have withdrawn my candidacy for President of the United States. I hope that my country and my party have benefited from our having made this effort. Jeri and I will always be grateful for the encouragement and friendship of so many wonderful people.” Expected, […]

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Eric Florack on January 22nd, 2008

Mark Steyn:(PDF)  As we know from 9/11, the Wahabbis in Saudi Arabia use their oil wealth to spread their destructive ideology to every corner of the world. And so do the Canadians. Consider that in the last 40 years, fundamental American ideas have made no headway whatsoever in Canada, whereas fundamental Canadian ideas have made […]

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Eric Florack on January 22nd, 2008

Henke gets it almost right, but ignores the obvious: The New York Times Editorial Board… Philanthropic contributions in the United States – about $300 billion in 2006 – probably exceed those of any other country. By contrast, America’s tax take is nearly the lowest in the industrial world. Let me save you the trouble. They […]

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Eric Florack on January 22nd, 2008

Fred Barnes: John McCain has a problem. After winning South Carolina’s primary last Saturday, he should be the overwhelming favorite to capture the Republican presidential nomination. He’s not, at least not yet, and the reason is that he’s alienated so many conservatives over the past eight years. Mr. McCain may become the Republican nominee anyway […]

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davidl on January 22nd, 2008

The Los Angles Times, has a survey which indicates that sixty three percent of Americans are ready for woman in the White House.   Kathryn Jean Lopez, National Review, throws some cold water on the LAT in general, and on Mrs. Clinton in particular: I don’t want a female president either. She’d be whiny and annoying and […]

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Eric Florack on January 22nd, 2008

James at OTB: Radio talk king Rush Limbaugh told his audience yesterday that he might not support the Republican nominee for president this year. Rob Port has the audio and the relevant transcript: CALLER: Earlier you had mentioned that when the time comes, you’re going to announce or get behind somebody, and I’m just wondering, […]

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davidl on January 22nd, 2008

Conservatives have never let the MSM choose who speaks for them and who represents them. Michelle Malkin.

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