I’m going to have to post a really good quip someday. Meanwhile, your humble webmaster got himself another Honorable Mention at the OTB Caption Contest. I said it last night; I had my doubts that Sadr was going to break the suppsoed ‘cease fire’. First, he hasn’t the troops, and anyway, it’s not to his […]

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Eric Florack on February 22nd, 2008

Heh… Check out Bob Geldoff…. Here”s Hume last night: Rock singer and noted social activist Bob Geldof is praising President Bush for his work in delivering bills of dollars to fight disease and poverty in Africa – and ripping the media for ignoring it. The Washington Times reports Geldof has joined the president during his […]

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davidl on February 22nd, 2008

Ironic story of the day, Allah Pundit, Hot Air: Helicopters carrying three senior U.S. senators made emergency landings Thursday in the mountains of Afghanistan because of a snowstorm. Sens. John Kerry, Joseph Biden and Chuck Hagel were aboard the aircraft. No one was injured, according a statement from Kerry’s office. The senators and their delegation […]

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Eric Florack on February 22nd, 2008

Word must have gone out that Harry Reid is in trouble in Washington and in his home state. The ground started moving out there yesterday. A fairly substantial 6.3 Richter. Some problems, but no deaths or major injuries to report.

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Eric Florack on February 22nd, 2008

“Xerox” isn’t a noun. Addendum: (David L) How can do many media sources get a one line quote so wrong?  Lots of practice I quess, via CNN: And, you know, lifting whole passages from someone else’s speeches is not change you can believe in, it’s change you can Xerox. And I just don’t think… Xerox […]

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Eric Florack on February 22nd, 2008

Boortz makes an interesting historical point yesterday: You might find it interesting to know what our founding fathers thought of the idea of a democracy. There’s an incredible book out there titled “Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation. Here’s your link if you might like to get a copy. The author, historian Joseph Ellis, tells us […]

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