davidl on April 19th, 2008

The Democratic candidates – Obama has the edge, he’s a rock star. He’s galvanized the youth vote of this country, but I have yet to see what he has done to take the highest office in the land. He is no Martin Luther King and his campaign, like all others, is backed by people with […]

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Eric Florack on April 19th, 2008

Says Billy Beck: “Yet in recent years Russia has quietly become the world’s top producer of oil, in part by drilling wells as deep as 40,000 feet — far below the graveyards of T-Rex and his Mesozoic buddies.” No matter what else about this Motor Trend item, if that’s a fact, then how does the […]

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Eric Florack on April 19th, 2008

Decided today to try to start making some changes to the colors… not so much re-arranging the room as painting it, just to freshen things up a bit. I was going for a brighter, sunnier feel. Maybe it’s springtime seeping in. Not bad, so far. I may offer this as a theme to the WordPress […]

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Eric Florack on April 19th, 2008

Limbaugh likes to say on his radio program, that he IS balance for the liberal press. And in many ways, he’s quite right. So an interesting angle on this shows up today in an article by John Harris and Jim Vandiehei at The Politico: My, oh my, but weren’t those fellows from ABC News rude […]

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davidl on April 19th, 2008

As Dan Rather might say: when your donkey breaks wind, you can’t stick the wind back in the ass.    It sure appears that the phone call which prompted the Texas Departmnet of Public safety raid on as the FLDS compound near Eldorado was a hoax,  Eldorado Success; Ace, Ace of Spaides HQ; Dr. Rusty Shackleford, Jawa […]

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Eric Florack on April 19th, 2008

John Hawkins over at Right Wing News has an interesting interview up with Will Breazeale, who is an Iraqi vet running for Congress.  In the interview, Breazeale tells an interesting story regarding Harry Reid and Barbara Boxer; “I was a protocol officer for a 3 star general on my second deployment to the Middle-East and […]

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davidl on April 19th, 2008

Is Barack Obama giving a stump speech, or just engaging in self-parody?  Watch the video, and you decide: BO’s promise of “real” economic progress is an empty one. Obama simply does not understand economics. Barack Obama is economically ignorant, Investor’s Business Daily: Fiscal Policy: In blowing a slam-dunk question on capital gains taxes in Wednesday night’s […]

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