davidl on June 30th, 2008

Bit Rambled this earlier. Freeping illiterate fools,  Can anybody, at all, on the Chicago Tribune know how to read?   Apparently not,  From the Chicago Tribune: No, we don’t suppose that’s going to happen any time soon. But it should. The 2nd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is evidence that, while the founding fathers were brilliant […]

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Eric Florack on June 30th, 2008

OK, I’m back. Well, really I was back yesterday, but because my hours were so screwy Friday and Saturday because of the Fostoria Ohio trip, I really wasn’t fully back into it, all day on Sunday, and frankly, I’m still not hitting on all holes yet.  Essentially, yesterday was a jet lag day, where I […]

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Eric Florack on June 30th, 2008

CHICAGO, Illinois (CNN) — Presumptive Democratic nominee Barack Obama plans to deliver what his campaign is calling a “major speech” Monday, centering around an issue he’s been trying to highlight for months now: his patriotism. The remarks come in Harry Truman’s hometown of Independence, Missouri, just days before the Fourth of July. “Sen. Obama will […]

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Eric Florack on June 30th, 2008

A salute to Michelle Malkin and a host of others, for generating a cool million dollars for the troops. (CNSNews.com) – Americans from across the nation tuned in to hear the “un-told” stories behind the war on terror at last Thursday’s “From the Frontlines” Web-based telethon. The program, which ran for eight hours, was presented […]

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davidl on June 29th, 2008

Unfreeping believeable.   Barack Obama, through Wesley Clark is attacking Captain John McCain’s, United States Navy (retired) military record, Josh Kraushaar: Gen. Wesley Clark, acting as a surrogate for Barack Obama’s campaign, invoked John McCain’s military service against him in one of the more personal attacks on the Republican presidential nominee this election cycle. Clark said […]

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Eric Florack on June 29th, 2008

when I see you piling on with the foaming liberals like Think Progress on this little tidbit, without bothering to even to TRY to balance your slam by issuing comment on Obama’s obvious, flaming and flagrant lack of understanding on that issue, you can add that to the long list of reasons I’ve already offered as to why you’ve lost all credible claim to the title of “Moderate”, and you’re lumped in with the foamers.

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Eric Florack on June 29th, 2008

Back early this morning from an 800 mile sojurn to Fostoria Ohio…. a day trip.  Took me a while to get the internet connection going again. Once I get the servers going again, I’ll have some comments,, and maybe some photos.

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davidl on June 28th, 2008

Free men claim natural rights.  On the other hand, serfs settle for whatever few rights their masters allow  them.   E. J. Dionne is a serf.  American free man hold that they have God given rights, which aree protected, but not created by the Constitution of the United State.  Modern day serfs, on the other hand, settle […]

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davidl on June 27th, 2008

Roger Clegg, National Review, reports that Senate has passed yet another silly and unconstitutoinal apology: On February 26, the Senate passed a “Resolution of Apology to Native Peoples of the United States.”  It is now pending in the House of Representatives. First it makes “findings,” one of which is that “the policies of the Federal Government […]

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davidl on June 27th, 2008

More on Bit’s comments about the Canadian Human Rights Commission(CHRC) battle against freedom, Ezra Levant reports from the front lines: The Canadian Human Rights Commission, like any petty tyranny, has a strong instinct for survival. As I predicted last week on the Michael Coren Show, that instinct would cause them to drop the complaint against […]

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Eric Florack on June 27th, 2008

Not that it ever amounted to much anyway, but Fox Business blog notes that the gas tax holiday went bye bye, before it ever got going. And let’s be honest, here, 18.4 cents at the pump doesn’t even scratch the surface of the tax take going on, here. Of course, that news shows up just […]

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davidl on June 27th, 2008

Sorry, I’m just not excited about this at all. Know why? Because there never should have been a handgun ban in the first place. So as far as I’m concerned, this decision was way overdue, and it’s about damn time. The sad part is that the decision should’ve been 9 – 0, Cassy Fiano, On […]

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Eric Florack on June 27th, 2008

Billy commenting again about Sullivan and his praise for $4/gasl gas had me hunting around for something. While doing that, I found something else… a post of mine from about a year ago, that perhaps deserves revisiting, so as to get some background on both the larger issues and particularly Sullivan’s nonsense and the roots […]

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Eric Florack on June 27th, 2008

I made a flash yesterday about Heller, et al  yesterday, but didn’t really comment much on it.  I guess I should comment for the record, that I support the ruling. Personally, I thought the case fairly well cut and dried, given both the language and the cultural context in which that language was written. The problem, here […]

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Eric Florack on June 27th, 2008

The New York Times: WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a law meant to level the financial playing field when rich candidates pay for their own political campaigns. The 5-to-4 decision, legal experts said, was significant for rejecting the rationale behind the law, known as the “millionaire’s amendment,” and for confirming the […]

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