davidl on September 19th, 2008

Observation by James Taranto, Wall Street Journal: Barack Obama and Joe Biden are both lawyers. Neither John McCain nor Sarah Palin is a lawyer. Kedwards were both lawyers too, whereas neither George W. Bush nor Dick Cheney is one. Eugene Volokh, a lawyer, extends the pattern further: Of 12 Democratic presidential and vice presidential nominees […]

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Friday, end of the week. Fall is here, with a bang… 43 degrees this morning and even colder in some of the hills south of I90, and up in the Adirondacks. Leaves are changing the birds are flocking. Let’s see what else is happening. YetAnotherJohn gets a third place, and the boss gets an Honorable […]

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Eric Florack on September 19th, 2008

Imagine if Sarah Palin backed up one of her political opinions with the assertion that it comported with the doctrine of her church. I will wait and wait for Andrew Sullivan to denounce Biden as a Christianist. That’s Ann Althouse, and that’s the BitsBlog Snark of the day.

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Eric Florack on September 19th, 2008

I’ve often wondered how Catholics could elect Democrats in the last 40 years or so. That would seem to have been rendered a moot point this cycle, as Gerald Warner observes: Remember, you read it here first: on September 11 this blog reported a mounting backlash from Catholic bishops against Biden, Barack Obama’s “Catholic” pro-abortion […]

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davidl on September 19th, 2008

You knew it was coming.   When you try to smear Rush Limbugh, he fights backs.   Sadly for BO, Limbaugh has full access to own library and knows how to use it,  Wall Street Journal: I understand the rough and tumble of politics. But Barack Obama — the supposedly postpartisan, postracial candidate of hope and change […]

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