Congress which has demonstrated only an ability to destroy an economy, now wants to micromanage your paycheck, Bryon York, Washington Examiner: It was nearly two weeks ago that the House of Representatives, acting in a near-frenzy after the disclosure of bonuses paid to executives of AIG, passed a bill that would impose a 90 percent […]

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Eric Florack on April 1st, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘shpere… The BigsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the Teleprompter Edition. We have written a virus that only works on Teleprompters, as demonstrated here, on the President’s prompters in Washington  a few days ago. I gather that all 12 of the prompters loaded […]

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davidl on April 1st, 2009

Fanatics who like to bill themselve as Pro-Choice are anything but pro-choice. The only choice these lunatics support is the mother’s decision to kill her unborn, Andy Barr, Politico: Tim Kaine, the Virginia governor and President Barack Obama’s hand-picked choice as the head of the Democratic National Committee, infuriated abortion-rights groups Monday by signing legislation that […]

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Eric Florack on April 1st, 2009

James Joyner at OTB, this morning brings news abot the latest action of Eric Holder’s Justice Dept: Attorney General Eric Holder has dropped the case against Ted Stevens, NPR’s Nina Totenberg reports. A jury convicted Stevens last fall of seven counts of lying on his Senate disclosure form in order to conceal $250,000 in gifts […]

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davidl on April 1st, 2009

Bitsblog salutes Margaret Johnson. fifty-nine, wheelchair mobile and heat packing mana, Austin Fenner, New York Post: This pistol-packing granny, who shot a man she accused of mugging her in her wheelchair, wishes she had finished the job — because now, he’s suing her for millions. “I’m a peaceful person. I wish that I had killed […]

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davidl on April 1st, 2009

I tend to let Eric to the long and intense. This morning, I make an exception.  Bit rambled: The other shoe: I made mention in a Ramble last August of Jay Mariotti leaving his job in the traditional press. Seems he wasn’t quite as dumb as I took him for. The Sun-Times group went Chapter […]

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davidl on April 1st, 2009

‘Really the government’s “Path to Viability” for the car companies sounds like the rough draft of a five-year industrial plan from the Soviet Union’ Jennifer Rubin, Commentary Magazine.

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