davidl on April 28th, 2009

The Obama adminisation has its collettive head stuck up in Obamaland.   So what Obamaland data, video: September Tenth of course. Call New York’s senior senator, annd demand that Schumer get an apology from BO. More:  Allah Pundit, Hot Air.

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Eric Florack on April 27th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the LightHouse Edition Mother’s day alert:  First of all, let’s take time out for this important message: You do know Mother’s day is this coming Sunday, right? Yeah. You’re welcome. Fur Flying: Lots of fur […]

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As Rick Moran points out its hard these days to cook the books on a Healthcare crisis. That said, it does seem fairly easy to slip one by the current administration. 

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davidl on April 27th, 2009

The Barack Obama economic plan, Obamanomics, has failed.  So says  the White House, April 26 (Bloomberg) — The U.S. economy will continue to contract “for some time to come,” said Lawrence Summers, director of the White House National Economic Council. “I expect the economy will continue to decline,” with “sharp declines in employment for quite […]

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davidl on April 27th, 2009

Conservation: Me, to waitress: Do you remember by [usual] order? Waitress: It [already] is in. Me: [heart patters] Me, to same waitress: [recalls conservation] Is this what is like in Heaven? Waitress: [smiles] Me: [misssion accomplished] Canucks call Algore a liar, Steve Milloy, Canada Free Press: When Tennessee Rep. Marsha Blackburn confronted Al Gore with his […]

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Eric Florack on April 27th, 2009

Ben Smith, and Jon Martin at Politico: There was Sen. John McCain’s daughter and his campaign manager who last week demanded that their fellow Republicans embrace same-sex marriage. Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman – the most devoted modernizer among the party’s 2012 hopefuls – won approving words from New York Times columnist Frank Rich for his call […]

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davidl on April 27th, 2009

Memoraundum for Mrs. Clinton, this how you deal with pirates, Associated Press: NAIROBI, Kenya – The small white skiff approached the Italian cruise ship Melody after dinnertime as it sailed north of the Seychelles, the pirates firing wildly toward the 1,500 passengers and crew on board. What the pirates didn’t expect was that, in the […]

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Eric Florack on April 26th, 2009

@jtlol Can someone explain to me how Perez Hilton’s nonsense is any different than that od andrew sullivan?  # Re: David Kellerman: Ron Brown, call your office, please # where is OwlGore today, anyway? #tcot #hhrs # @jaketapper That’s Cuban for ‘oops’ # @EdMorrissey I like your read on Frum/Harman Ed, but can’t get past […]

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davidl on April 26th, 2009

One, I am taking the liberty of editing Patterico , just a wee bit: Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of State (and Dick and Lynn Cheney daughter) Liz Cheney rips Norah O’Donnell a new. Two, I second Bill Kristol, Weekly Standard: Of course, everyone’s first choice for president in 2012 is Dick Cheney. But Liz Cheney’s boffo […]

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davidl on April 26th, 2009

It’s not just the tactic of using Republicans for bipartisan photo-ops, and then cutting them loose before partisan decisions, that irks Obama’s opponents. The new president wasted no time rushing forward with policies and legislation guaranteed to drive Republicans nuts. The first bill he signed into law was the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act — […]

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Eric Florack on April 25th, 2009

James at OTB: Manfred Nowak, the U.N.’s special rapporteur on torture, proclaimed yesterday that the United States must prosecute the lawyers who drew up the torture memos and that if we fail to do so it is the duty of other states to step in and bring charges. In my New Atlanticist piece, “UN: United […]

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Eric Florack on April 25th, 2009

I must say, these guys don’t lack for stones.

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Eric Florack on April 25th, 2009

Sometimes, the world is a smaller place than we ever imagine it could be. A few years ago, used to work at a bank as an information technology person. (Hence the nickname, ‘BitHead’. I’m a tech, by trade, usually working in some type of computer/technology position.)  Unfortunately the department that I was attached to, closed, […]

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davidl on April 25th, 2009

Gotta love the leftard logic.  It somehow lowers our standing in the world to get Khalid Shaykh Muhammed’s hair wet, but having half a million children die in an acceptable price, from May 12, 1996: Lesley Stahl on U.S. sanctions against Iraq: We have heard that a half million children have died. I mean, that’s more […]

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davidl on April 25th, 2009

Eric Cartman meets Bart Simpson and goes Palestinian? A political cartoon, not for the easily offended with both an edge and a blast, McClatcchy: JERUSALEM — Ahmed and Salim appear to be typical teenage brothers. They spend hours in front of their computer playing Wii and posting crude updates on Facebook. They jam with Guitar […]

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