davidl on March 23rd, 2008

Back in the day, we used to blog a bit about Bill Richardson.  He was one of more favorite ‘rats.  In those heady days, his campaign used to link us a bit.  I don’t know if Richardson ever read the blog, and I doubt it.  Now it seems clear that Richardson should have been reading […]

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Eric Florack on March 23rd, 2008

Bob Lonsberry, today: Like a fool, I went back and forth for most of three minutes, from the apple bin to the scale and to the apple bin again. I had two dollars and I wanted two apples and two pears, for lunch, and if I could find an apple small enough I could just […]

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Eric Florack on March 23rd, 2008

Paul Berman in today’s New York Times admits he’s under-estimated Radical Islam… which of course is as we’ve pointed out here before, not quite the case. …each new calamity for Iraq has, like manure, lent new fertility to the various extremist organizations. The entire sequence of events may suggest that America is uniquely destined to […]

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davidl on March 23rd, 2008

Robert Pear in the New York Times: WASHINGTON – New government research has found “large and growing” disparities in life expectancy for richer and poorer Americans, paralleling the growth of income inequality in the last two decades. So what! One, Peak finds no cause for the life expectancy difference.  Oh he makes lots of suggestions,but presents […]

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