Eric Florack on August 25th, 2009

Welcome to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the Two Eggs Over Easy, Bacon Edition NON-ENDORSEMENT: Hot Air’s Ed Morrissey: Take a look at this video from almost three weeks ago and decide for yourself if the AARP has withheld its endorsement from ObamaCare.  If Barack […]

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Eric Florack on August 25th, 2009

I snapped this one during a morning walk along the Erie Canal. This is near Elmgrove Road in Greece, facing east, at around 9 in the morning. You can see the amount of bike traffic the trail gets. Lots of ducks, geese and the occasional heron or egret dot the water.

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Eric Florack on August 24th, 2009

Welcome to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the BitsBlog Burger Joint Edition THE IMPLOSION CONTINUES: From ABC NEWS, we learn that: A “profanity-laced screaming match” at the White House involving CIA Director Leon Panetta, and the expected release today of another damning internal investigation, has […]

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Eric Florack on August 23rd, 2009

A rainbow of such clarity is an unusual event of itself… but a double? You’re looking east along Buffalo Street by the tracks. This is the first I’ve ever caught. You can’t see it in this shot, but it’s a full arch to the right, apparently hitting the ground on the other side to shot […]

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Eric Florack on August 23rd, 2009

Housekeeping notes… I’ve got my mobile blogging set up working again. Hopefully, I’ll be able to get the photo section working, too.

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Eric Florack on August 22nd, 2009

Any interesting if eminently predictable piece from Marc Stein this morning. Here’s a taste: Still, what do I know? Evidently, it’s stimulated the sign-making industry, putting America back to work by putting up “PUTTING AMERICA BACK TO WORK” signs every 200 yards across the land. And at 300 bucks a pop the signage alone should […]

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Eric Florack on August 21st, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere…The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble. This is the BitsBlogBurger Edition BOORTZ ROUNDUP: Neal Boortz has a decent enough roundup on the happenings with the Obama misadministration that I don’t feel the need to dive too deeply into it, here tonight. OUT OF CONTROL: […]

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davidl on August 21st, 2009

At least when Jimmy Carter uttered his unintended, but instantly infamous,  tag line for his administration, malaise, he used a word befitting a graduate of the United States Naval Academy.   Alas poor Barack Obama has no such luck.   Obama has tagged his presidency with phrase right out of kindergarten,  video via DRJ, Patterico’s Pontifications: I […]

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davidl on August 21st, 2009

Attributed to the moron, b/k/a Barack Obama via Adam Kredo, Jewish Week, and Ben Smith, Politico: In a morning conference call with about 1000 rabbis from across the nation, Obama asked for aid: “I am going to need your help in accomplishing necessary reform,” the President told the group, according to Rabbi Jack Moline, who […]

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Eric Florack on August 20th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most INTENSE nightly read on the ‘sphere…The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is  The “Where have I seen that before” edition THEY”RE ABOUT RUINING AMERICA: Boortz, today, points to an article from The Nation, and to a couple other  outlets that mention the “Cloward-Piven Strategy” Both were at liberal Columbia […]

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davidl on August 20th, 2009

Scott Wang, AzCentral, filed this report: A man carrying an AR-15 rifle outside the Phoenix Convention Center where President Barack Obama was speaking today has renewed concerns about protesters bringing firearms to presidential events. “It is extremely disturbing that you have that kind of weapon in close proximity to where the president is,” said Ruben […]

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Eric Florack on August 19th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble. This is The “What the Truck” Edition WE HAVE THE ENERGY WE NEED…. BUT.… Can we get it? That’s the question that Investor’s Business daily examines, today. Why are Democrats so very reluctant to develop energy reources… […]

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davidl on August 19th, 2009

Michael D. Shear and Ceci Connolly, Washington Post, happen upon the truth.    Albeit,  I am not sure they realize it: President Obama’s advisers acknowledged Tuesday that they were unprepared for the intraparty rift that occurred over the fate of a proposed public health insurance program, a firestorm that has left the White House searching for […]

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davidl on August 18th, 2009

The one whines about healthcare in the New York Slimes: OUR nation is now engaged in a great debate about the future of health care in America. And over the past few weeks, much of the media attention has been focused on the loudest voices. What we haven’t heard are the voices of the millions […]

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davidl on August 18th, 2009

Rose Friedman has passed away, from the Friedman Foundation: Rose Director Friedman passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2009, in her home in Davis, California, of heart failure. While the exact date of her birth is uncertain, she is believed to have been 98 years old. She will be remembered both as a talented economist and […]

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