Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

McCain won.  Obama spent far to much of his time being defensive, and stammering, and leaning on pharses like ‘since the great depression’.  Add to that, the meme that Obama’s been pushing, along with the leftie blogs,  all week as regards McCain being afraid to debate the Anointed One; Clearly, if the exchanges of tonight […]

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

Not 30 seconds in, and Obama has already invoked “The worst ________ since the great Depression”

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davidl on September 26th, 2008

Third rail warning. Good news Bit, old white guys have been vindicated.  The late Washington Mutual’s last ad, video: WaMu’s last press release: WaMu Recognized as Top Diverse Employer—Again Company ranks in top ten of Hispanic Business’ Diversity Elite and earns perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index SEATTLE, WA (September 24, […]

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

IN case nobody noticed, the markets were up today… DJIA almost 122 points up

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

Should we point out I wonder that Banking Committee chair Barney Frank’s ex-boyfreind worked at Fannie Mae?

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

Welcome, dear reader, to the most intense nightly read on the ‘sphere: Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble. Lots going on. So, Ol’ Gaffe-O-Matic Biden and, one assumes, B. O. both think John McCain is wrong on security? Is that why they both voted against the Surge he called for? The one that won the war? Regarding McCain’s […]

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

Earlier this week the networks threw a major tantrum when the McCain campaign tried to limit their access to Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s meetings with foreign officials. Today, Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden met with Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili and completely excluded the press. That from Little Green Footballs. And they have […]

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davidl on September 26th, 2008

Barney Frank is not impressed with John McCain’s involvement in credit melt down: “McCain is Andy Kaufman in his Mighty Mouse costume – ‘Here I Come to Save the Day,’” Frank said as he left a Thursday morning caucus meeting with House Democrats, saying the Republican presidential candidate’s decision to enter the mix “is not […]

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

Drudge just now, is heading his page with these links, copied in order: Treasury Secretary down on one knee before Pelosi… Pelosi says bailout plan has to pass… Bush says action needed now… Dems seek further $56 billion… And doesn’t that… the last line in particular, say it all? $700BUSD in the bill, and Democrats […]

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Eric Florack on September 26th, 2008

WJBC/1230 is reporting: Could Illinois Governor Blagojevich suffer the same fate as convicted former Governor George Ryan? Sources tell CBS 2 News Chicago that Federal agents claim to have enough evidence to indict Blagojevich on fraud and conspiracy charges. However, the report says the investigators aren’t the ones who make the decision to prosecute. That […]

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