Saturday, I blogged about BO’s faux presidential seal, and as did Bit earlier today.   Now Ken Wheaton, Advertising Age, reports:  “Obama Campaign Drops Faux Presidential Seal:” Last week, Barack Obama unveiled a new campaign seal — and not the kind that swims, barks and balances balls on the end of its nose. Rather, it was the […]

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Eric Florack on June 23rd, 2008

The middle class is moving out of SanFrancsico, bigtime.  The reason: Housing costs, (Read that, taxes) Meanwhile, in another socialist paradise, Mugabe wins by default. In spite of the vote. One of our favorite places to vacation is downeast Maine. I’ve written about it in the past. Reports are, however, that it’s not so good, […]

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From the paper that still can’t get over the idea that Hillary Clinton won’t be the next President, the NY Times: When VeraSun Energy inaugurated a new ethanol processing plant last summer in Charles City, Iowa, some of that industry’s most prominent boosters showed up. Leaders of the National Corn Growers Association and the Renewable […]

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davidl on June 23rd, 2008

Good news, the East Ponders, the British, are not buying into Al Gore’s crock of anthropogenic global warming, Juliette Jowit, Observer (UK): The majority of the British public is still not convinced that climate change is caused by humans – and many others believe scientists are exaggerating the problem, according to an exclusive poll for The […]

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Eric Florack on June 23rd, 2008

June 22, 2008 -NY Post- Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama are heading for a meeting of the money. As the ex-foes are scheduled to sit down face to face this week and talk fund-raising, each needs to leave the table with the promise of riches. New campaign-finance filings reveal Clinton has even more debt […]

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Eric Florack on June 23rd, 2008

(RTTNews) – Oil production in Saudi Arabia will be raised, although officials in the oil-rich nation are expressing doubts as to its affects on the rising price of crude in the global market. After an oil “summit” Sunday in Jeddah, Saudi Oil Minister Ali al-Naimi said the nation would begin pumping more crude, starting next […]

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Eric Florack on June 23rd, 2008

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Comedian George Carlin, a counter-culture hero famed for his routines about drugs, dirty words and the demise of humanity, died of heart failure at a Los Angeles-area hospital on Sunday. He was 71. *** His comedic sensibility revolved around a central theme: humanity is a cursed, doomed species. His comedic sensibility […]

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