davidl on July 31st, 2009

The Thirteenth Amendment, to the Constitution of the United States:. Section. 1. Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction. Section. 2. Congress shall have power to enforce this article by […]

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Eric Florack on July 31st, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nigtly read anywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the Flying School Edition Into each life a little plane must fall, I guess. WHO PAYS WHAT, AGAIN?: Caught a blast from the Tax Foundation, this morning, you’ll be interested in. Newly released data from […]

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davidl on July 31st, 2009

Bitsblog is proud to invite the President of the United States, Barack Hussien Obama, to dine at the luxurious Casa del Bit,  from Politicio: Four of the most powerful business leaders in America arrived at the White House one day last month for lunch with President Barack Obama, sitting down in his private dining room […]

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Eric Florack on July 31st, 2009

From the Mailbag, this morning is a classic example of how a joke isn’t funny unless there’s a grain of truth at the center of it. Community Service    One day a florist went to a barber for a haircut. After the cut he   asked about his bill and the barber replied, “I cannot accept money  from […]

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davidl on July 31st, 2009

President Obama’s polling numbers are sinking faster than  Teddy Kennedy’s Oldsmobile.    It does seem appropriate, from Boston. Senator Edward M. Kennedy received another high honor today, courtesy of President Obama. The longtime Massachusetts senator is one of 16 recipients of the 2009 Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor. It is awarded to individuals […]

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