Eric Florack on July 1st, 2009

A lot of you probably don’t know that BitsBlog has a mobile edition.  Actually, it’s available at the same address, and is fully automatic.  If you log in to BitsBlog from a mobile device, (pretty much regardless of what kind of mobile device it is ) this site offers a customized version just for your […]

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davidl on July 1st, 2009

Karl Malden has died, from the Associated Presss: Karl Malden, the Academy Award-winning actor whose intelligent characterizations on stage and screen made him a star despite his plain looks, died Wednesday, his family said. He was 97. IMDB home page. I think of Malden as more of technician than a star.   He was not charasmatic, […]

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davidl on July 1st, 2009

To note the seating of the junior senator from Minnesota, I am holding a contest to suggest the most appropriate term of address of our newed senator and the most appropriate photo. To  be blunt, I see no reason to change my opinion of Franken merely becauses of the fact that he now has the […]

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Eric Florack on July 1st, 2009

Hello to Mr And Mrs America and to all the ships at sea, and welcome to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble. This is the Commuter train Edition. Coleman Conceeds: I have to say I rather expected it to happen, eventually, but figured it would go to the USSC before it […]

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Eric Florack on July 1st, 2009

I warned earlier today that the damage to our country from the Democrats would be downright staggering. Robert Zubrin, writing in Roll Call today, makes the point there, amply: The United States emits about 9 billion tons of CO2 per year. Therefore, at a rate of $15/ton fee for emission indulgences, the bill would impose […]

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John Hawkins has posted the The Rightosphere Temperature Check For June. Interesting results.   Participating blogs: The Absurd Report, All American Blogger, All That Is Necessary, The American Princess, And Rightly So, Argghhhh!, Axis of Right, AtlanticBlog, Bad Example, Basil’s Blog, BitsBlog, BizzyBlog, Bookworm Room, Bright & Early, Keith Burgess-Jackson, Cara Ellison, Conservatism Today, Copious Dissent, […]

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Eric Florack on July 1st, 2009

As goes Energy, so goes the country. “The worse, the better,” Vladimir Lenin is said to have observed. What Lenin meant was that the worse social conditions became in Russia, the more likely he and the Bolsheviks could foment a communist revolution. President Barrack Obama’s White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel recently updated Lenin’s […]

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davidl on July 1st, 2009

This war is lost.   We need an exit strategy: DETROIT (AP) — Gunmen in a green minivan opened fire on a group of teenagers waiting at a bus stop near a Detroit school on Tuesday, wounding at least seven including two who were in critical condition, authorities said. Give Detroit back.

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