Eric Florack on December 31st, 2008

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davidl on December 31st, 2008

The Jerusalem Post, reports on the Israeli Air Force attacks the Gaza Strip: The air force struck Wednesday at more than 25 targets throughout the Strip, including a Gaza City mosque that the army said was being used to hide Kassam rockets. The IAF reported several secondary explosions following the strike. [emphasis added] Hamas has […]

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Eric Florack on December 31st, 2008

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… BitsBlog’s Nightly Ramble. Last day of the year and all of that. We may or may not go out tonight to capture some photographs of fireworks and whatnot. We’re currently under a storm warning, after which it’s supposed to be in […]

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Eric Florack on December 31st, 2008

A great, great writeup in the Wall Street Journal, today, by Holman Jenkins. Like all regulatory schemes, Congress’s hallowed Corporate Average Fuel Economy rules froze in place a conception of the auto industry as it appeared to the simple minds of Congress in the early 1970s, when three manufacturers dominated the U.S. market, making full […]

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Eric Florack on December 31st, 2008

Been doing a lot of stuff in the background today. Updated a few plugins, tape backups, added some functionality, did some database cleaning. Out of all of that, about the only thing you’ll see… you may not even have noticed… the Bitsblog Icon on the URL line has changed to more correctly match the theme.  […]

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davidl on December 31st, 2008

Roland Burris is more qualified to be undemocratically appointed to the Senate than Caroline Kennedy is. Jonah Goldberg, National Review. Nice way to end the year, tying together two recent blog theme.    Good snarks  run in the Goldberg  family.

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Eric Florack on December 31st, 2008

OTB’s James Joyner says he’s got a new daughter. He’s got pics up, too. Many congrats, James. Now at the very least, you’ve got another reason to party tonight.

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davidl on December 31st, 2008

What in your fabulous five weapons, Catherine Donaldson-Evans and Paul Wagenseil, Fox News: The five deadliest conventional weapons in the world are all part of the U.S. Armed Forces’ arsenal. The linked rating do not necessarily represent the views of this blogger.    Your preferences may vary.

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