davidl on March 17th, 2009

Two weeks ago, the President’s spokesman said that they were confident that they knew how every dime was being spent at AIG. Well clearly, they didn’t know what they were talking about. I think this is outrageous and I think the American people are rightly outraged that their tax money is going to pay bonuses […]

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davidl on March 17th, 2009

From Barack Obama’s socialist daydream, Bryan Bender, Boston Globe: Two defense officials who were not authorized to speak publicly said Gates will announce up to a half-dozen major weapons cancellations later this month. Candidates include a new Navy destroyer, the Air Force’s F-22 fighter jet, and Army ground-combat vehicles, the offi cials said From the […]

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Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere: The BigsBlog Nightly Ramble. This is the Shamrock Edition.  See, we couldn’t find any REAL rocks, and, well…. Happy St Patrick’s Day, which is  in Ireland a minor religious festival, wherein about everyone goes to church that night, and they all […]

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Eric Florack on March 17th, 2009

Most people had already heard about Natasha Richardson’s ski accident in Canada, and her head injuries. The NY Post is now reporting: Actress Natasha Richardson is brain dead, after falling in a ski accident in Canada, friends told The Post today. Liam Neeson, husband of the Broadway and screen star, left shooting of his movie […]

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Eric Florack on March 17th, 2009

With a nod to WPGB’s Jim Quinn, I want to call to your attention, this monring to an article that appeared in National Review, yesterday, by  Hans A. von Spakovsky, called “A Leadership of Cowards?” Here’s a bit of it: Attorney General Eric Holder calls the U.S. “a nation of cowards” because we “do not […]

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davidl on March 17th, 2009

Michael A. Lindenberger, Time, argues: [T]he best way out of the intractable legal wars over gay[sic] marriage is to take marriage out of the hands of the government altogether Best for whom?   There is no need to treat same sex coupling as if it were the same as traditional marriage.

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davidl on March 17th, 2009

I am neither a lawyer, play one on television, nor give press conferences pretending to me one.    In other words, I am not Barack Obama,  Helene Cooper, New York Times: WASHINGTON – President Obama vowed to try to stop the faltering insurance giant American International Group from paying out hundreds of millions of dollars in bonuses […]

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