Eric Florack on March 26th, 2008

Credit where it’s due Dept, and Henke got this one going away, today… He had me chuckling for a good 20 minutes with this one: It’s 3:00 a.m., and your children are safe and asleep. Who do you want answering the phone? If your answer is Hillary Clinton, then who do you want answering the […]

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Eric Florack on March 26th, 2008

McQ has an examination of the money situation and Big Oil. Nice…. and worthy, but it doesn’t tell the rest of the taxation story. Note the comments. Sounds like I should be tapping that source from API that wrote me the other day. Maybe I’ll put something together this weekend. I must say, I’m a […]

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davidl on March 26th, 2008

Richard Widmark has died at age 93.  A great actor but could never match his debut performance: March 26 (Bloomberg) — Richard Widmark, the actor whose first movie role as a sneering psychopathic killer overshadowed his six-decade career playing gunfighters, lawmen, doctors and even a president, has died. He was 93 Then I hold that […]

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A not unexpected development, from Gallup, whose Frank Newport says: A sizable proportion of Democrats would vote for John McCain next November if he is matched against the candidate they do not support for the Democratic nomination. This is particularly true for Hillary Clinton supporters, more than a quarter of whom currently say they would vote […]

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Eric Florack on March 26th, 2008

The Washington Times, this morning: Researchers at Harvard say that publicly voiced doubts about the U.S. occupation of Iraq have a measurable “emboldenment effect” on insurgents there. Periods of intense news media coverage in the United States of criticism about the war, or of polling about public opinion on the conflict, are followed by a […]

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ABC’s Jen Parker at Political Punch: l just spoke with a Democratic Party official, who asked for anonymity so as to speak candidly, who said we in the media are all missing the point of this Democratic fight. The delegate math is difficult for Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-NY, the official said. But it’s not a […]

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