Eric Florack on January 13th, 2009

WASHINGTON -(AP)- (Timothy Geithner)… President-elect Barack Obama‘s choice to run the Treasury Department and lead the nation’s economic rescue disclosed publicly Tuesday that he failed to pay $34,000 in taxes from 2001 to 2004, a last-minute complication that Senate Democrats tried to brush aside as a minor bump on an otherwise smooth path to confirmation. […]

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Eric Florack on January 13th, 2009

Welcome, my frozen brothers and sisters, to the most intense nightly read in all the sphere: Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble More of that global warming stuff, today. Several inches of it, I hear… and the first batch is already falling. The expected cold snap is going to be longer than they were originally calling for. Now, […]

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Eric Florack on January 13th, 2009

Shannon Love over at Chicago Boyz: California has followed the grim path of the Great Lakes states.   As I wrote before, those states where once the industrial dynamo for the entire Earth, yet they destroyed that enormous economic dominance by political policies hostile to economic creativity. Likewise, California had a golden era as an economic and […]

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davidl on January 13th, 2009

Remember, the architects of the grossly over-expensive and incompetently managed DTV transition also want to run health care, the auto industry, the oil industry, and everything else. Feel better? Doug Powers, American Thinker.

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Eric Florack on January 13th, 2009

You will have seen, by now, my piece on Hillary Clinton and political payoffs here on BitsBlog and On Pajamas Media. Apparently it’s a still developing story, with new players being added all the time. this morning, comes  The AP: WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State appointee Hillary Rodham Clinton intervened at least six times […]

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Eric Florack on January 13th, 2009

Congrats and a pat on the mack to Scott Fybush at NorthEast Radio Watch, who passed the 15 year mark for his website yesterday.  If you’re anywhere in the Northeast and want to keep up on all that’s happening in the radio biz, there’s no better source I can think of. Here’s for many more, […]

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davidl on January 13th, 2009

Cassy Fiano brings good tidings, gender feminists to become extinct: We’ve all heard the eco-warriors talk about the extinction of mankind as a benefit to the planet. Who cares about humans, Gaia must reign supreme! The latest reason to stop with the babymakin’, though, is because it is SEXIST!!!!!!!!!! While of course we’re used to […]

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