Eric Florack on February 7th, 2008

Two men, one woman killed in raid, child injured Posted: 05 Feb 2008 02:51 PM CST Two men and a woman were killed during an intelligence-driven raid on a suspected terrorist cell, which involved a small arms fire exchange between Coalition Forces and and two suspected cell members near Tikrit, Iraq, Feb. 5. UPDATE: Coalition […]

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You can call it what you want to, David, and I suppose Romney and his comments this afternoon there were worth some consideration, with regards to the questions I was asking this morning.  That said, I am immediately suspicious whenever somebody turns around 180° and supports the person that they were running against. Frankly, I […]

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Eric Florack on February 7th, 2008

Fox News: Mitt Romney told a conservative group briefly stunned silent by the news that he is suspending his bid for the Republican presidential nomination.During his speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday, Romney said if he prolonged his run, it would hurt the party and front-runner John McCain’s ability to defeat the […]

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davidl on February 7th, 2008

Overheard at breakfast:   “I wish this was the last snow fall of the season.”   Fat chance.  The fish wrapper shows we a future average of forty inches remaining.  Chances of getting none of that forty – nada. Earth to Howie:   Howard Dean thinks he is gonig to broker a deal betwenn Barack Obama and Mrs. […]

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Eric Florack on February 7th, 2008

Henke, this monring: In light of the possibility that a Democrat could win the Presidency in November, giving them control of the White House and both houses of Congress, it’s worth pointing out what Democratic Party Chairman Howard Dean said in 2005… We need more than one party in charge. And the vote on Tuesday […]

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