Eric Florack on July 9th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is “The Xing Edition” Kind of a short one today… doing heavy lifting at work these last few days. Obama’s tax promises unrealistic? There it is, in black and white, from the AP, of all places. […]

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davidl on July 9th, 2009

Enough of the Wacko Jacko mania,  Mrs. Pelosi puts an end to the nonsesee of a House resolution, honoring the departed Michael Jackson, from Susan Davis, Wall Street Journal: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi made it clear today that she disagrees with Texas Democratic Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee on whether the House should vote on a resolution […]

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Eric Florack on July 9th, 2009

I’m more than a little annoyed at what I find in the LA Times Op-Ed section this morning. The two cases were the latest skirmishes in the broader conservative war to reframe the way Americans view the issue of race. As many conservatives see it, we’re living in a chastened, post-racial America in which discrimination has […]

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davidl on July 9th, 2009

The news is not all Wacko Jacko, all the time, from Karen Araize, NBC Philadelphia: More than 60 campers from Northeast Philadelphia were turned away from a private swim club and left to wonder if their race was the reason. I heard this lady, she was like, ‘Uh, what are all these black kids doing […]

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