Mark Whitaker, NBC Newss Washington Bureau Chief, via Noel Sheppard, News Busters: I think it goes beyond the Middle East, and I think it’s a bigger phenomenon which is the leader of the biggest democracy in the world is now a person of color and that is going to give him what political scientists would […]

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Eric Florack on December 1st, 2008

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… Bit’sBlog’s Nightly Ramble.   First day of December, today is.  Yeah, I know you know this. I’m saying it out of wonder at the passage of time. If you’re reading this, you managed to survive Black Friday. Of course Today is […]

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Eric Florack on December 1st, 2008

From Channel 13 in Birmingham Alabama: Andrea Lindenberg and Rod Carter Published: December 1, 2008  Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford was arrested Monday and the 101-count indictment against him has been unsealed. This morning, U.S. Attorney Alice Martin announced that Langford, along with friend Al LaPierre and businessman Bill Blount, face charges of conspiracy, bribery, fraud, […]

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Eric Florack on December 1st, 2008

I remakred the other day  about “Baby P” As an update for you… The BBC dryly reports what little consequence has come out of this horror Three people have been suspended on full pay from Haringey Council after a “damning” inspectors’ report into the case of Baby P. This includes Sharon Shoesmith, the head of […]

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Eric Florack on December 1st, 2008

From the American Thinker today, comes Larrey Anderson: Conservatism needs a fresh start. It is losing arguments … and it is losing elections. One person, more than any other (even more than John McCain), has caused this: President George W.  Bush. Conservatives have not been winning arguments — or elections — by defending President Bush […]

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