davidl on February 11th, 2008

A fundamental division between conservatives snd liberals, is that conservatives believe that decisions have consequences.   Liberals pine for a world free from consequences.  Yet another female discovers that accepting gender feminist myth leads to adverse outcomes.   Lori Gottlieb , Atlantic, experiences buyer’s remorse: About six months after my son was born, he and I were sitting […]

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John Hawkins points out MSNBC‘s David Shuster isn’t alone. We all know by now about the controversy surrounding MSNBC’s David Shuster and his allegation that Chelsea Clinton was being “pimped” by her family in order to drum up support for her mother. He’s apologized twice, been suspended, and along with that rec’d a strong rebuke […]

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Eric Florack on February 11th, 2008

WASHINGTON -(AP)- Rep. Tom Lantos of California, the only Holocaust survivor to serve in Congress, has died, his spokeswoman said Monday.Lynne Weil said that Lantos, 80, passed away at the Bethesda Naval Medical Center in suburban Maryland.Lantos, a Democrat who chaired the House Foreign Affairs Committee, disclosed last month that he had been diagnosed with […]

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davidl on February 11th, 2008

Conversation this morning: Me: Good Moring. Neighbor: How you doing? Me: Cold! Neighbor: Very Thirty-six car pile-up near Scottsville, NY, Rochester, Democat and Chronicle: February 11, 2008 7:28 am – The scale of Sunday’s chain-reaction pileup on Interstate 390 is best described by the numbers: Thirty-six tangled vehicles. Twenty-five people injured, including one teenager who […]

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Eric Florack on February 11th, 2008

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -(AP)- Roy Scheider, the actor best known for his role as a police chief in the blockbuster movie “Jaws,” has died. He was 75.Scheider died Sunday at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences hospital in Little Rock, hospital spokesman David Robinson said. The hospital did not release a cause of death.However, […]

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