davidl on May 15th, 2008

Wasn’t the USS Cole under Bush? I mean, I don’t know what I’m talking about here. Chrissy Matthews, courtesy Newbusters. For once, Matthews is right.  He does not know what his he talking about.   .

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davidl on May 15th, 2008

As attributed to the BO campaign by the New York Times: It is sad that President Bush would use a speech to the Knesset on the 60th anniversary of Israel’s independence to launch a false political attack. It is time to turn the page on eight years of policies that have strengthened Iran and failed […]

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Eric Florack on May 15th, 2008

The experiment with those added functions from last weekend has changed. Link Summary, BitsBlog Tags, and Related posts will still be shown on individual postings, but not on the index page. This will save us some bandwidth, and help with the index load speed. Index page will continue to carry Technorati linnks, however.

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davidl on May 15th, 2008

The debut column of the newest Townhall columist: Second, change – whether it “real change,” “bold change” or the “change we can believe in” variety others are selling – isn’t itself an innovative policy or a particularly strong leadership stance. In fact, from Burke to Buckley, there has been an acknowledgment that change in the […]

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Look, the Daily Kos is the website of Modern Democrat thought. They represent what passes for thinking in the Democrat party. They are not ‘far left‘ They are Mainstream Democrat. Are we clear on this? Why do I get the feeling that the usual hollywood corwd is going to be disappointed, no matter what happens […]

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Eric Florack on May 15th, 2008

“Some seem to believe we should negotiate with terrorists and radicals, as if some ingenious argument will persuade them they have been wrong all along,” Bush said at Israel’s 60th anniversary celebration in Jerusalem. “We have heard this foolish delusion before,” Bush said in remarks to Israel’s parliament, the Knesset. “As Nazi tanks crossed into […]

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Eric Florack on May 15th, 2008

By way of Henke, I note: …it’s Democrat Sen. Amy Klobuchar who says speculation is behind high oil prices, and actually introduces legislation to “curb” speculation. Our next step should be to stop the speculation that is driving up prices in world energy markets. Oil company executives have testified recently that oil should be trading […]

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Eric Florack on May 15th, 2008

The misery index is now at 8. Democrats want to portray this as the worst economy since Herbert Hoover was president. Unfortunately, the economy is not cooperating. Unemployment dropped to 5.0% last month. And inflation is at 3%. Under the Misery Index, that’s pretty much the sign of a good economy. So says Don Surber. […]

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Eric Florack on May 15th, 2008

It’s a big building with patients. But what’s Glenn Reynolds doing there?

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Eric Florack on May 15th, 2008

Me at Outside the Beltway, yesterday: For most of my adult life, I’ve worked in the Downtown area of Rochester, at one job or another. For the first year or so, and on and off after that, I tried using the bus. After getting mugged twice, having bums hassle me for change, (Which I never […]

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