davidl on October 5th, 2009

What Barack Obama says about climate change is just not so:, Dr. Tim Ball, Canada Free Press: Amid the rhetoric of President Obama’s speech to the United Nations September 22 conference on climate change in New York he repeated the same few points. They’re identical to those in Al Gore’s movie “An Inconvenient Truth.” Trouble […]

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Eric Florack on October 5th, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense night read anywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble POLANSKI: Glenn Reynolds says in a Washington Examiner column over the weekend: “Technologically and market-wise, Hollywood is in the weakest position it’s ever been, and yet it is also more arrogant than it was in its Golden […]

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on October 5th, 2009

“Zbigniew Brzezinski says that a central consideration for President Barack Obama, as he faces an agonizing choice over Afghanistan, is what happened to the Russians in the 1980s and after they were driven out in 1989.  Mr. Brzezinski’s views deserve attention. Few policy makers have studied Afghanistan as long…” Read more at NYTimes Letter from […]

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davidl on October 5th, 2009

I don’t care for George Will as a political pundit.   However Will is a  person who has demonstrated a mastery of the beauty and power of the English Language.  Whereas Barack Obama as a politician makes his living using which he does not understand.    Obama is long a rhetoric, but short on achevement.     Will exposes […]

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Eric Florack on October 5th, 2009

Scott Fybush is reporting this morning the death of Jim Nettleton. Diamond” Jim Nettleton began his broadcast career in Pottstown, then got his big breaks in Connecticut – in Waterbury, New Haven (WAVZ), and most of all in Hartford, where he did afternoons at WDRC in the mid-sixties. He quickly moved south to Philadelphia’s WFIL […]

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on October 5th, 2009

“Until now, few readers have preferred e-books to printed or audible versions, so the public availability of free-for-the-taking copies did not much matter. But e-books won’t stay on the periphery of book publishing much longer. E-book hardware is on the verge of going mainstream. More dedicated e-readers are coming, with ever larger screens. So, too, […]

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