Eric Florack on October 17th, 2009

Micheal Wade over at Q&O asks an interesting question:  Will Balloon Boy Be The New Schiavo? I truly hope that I’m wrong. That cooler heads will prevail. That, if indeed the parents set this whole thing up as a publicity stunt, the local authorities will handle it sternly, yet quietly. “We” don’t need to be […]

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on October 17th, 2009

“The ‘R’ or ‘D’ next to your name is irrelevant when other nations need help,” Obama said at a forum on community service, called to celebrate former President George H.W. Bush, who helped invigorate the movement’s modern era 20 years ago.  While you might not always know it by watching the cable news shows, I […]

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Eric Florack on October 17th, 2009

I noted the other day an article in the Wall Street Journal by Naftali  BenDavid, with the headline: Tea-Party Activists Complicate Republican Comeback Strategy. As you might expect from the title, the piece comes out in the first para to complain: The rise of conservative “tea party” activists around the country has created a dilemma […]

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Eric Florack on October 17th, 2009

In an WSJ Editorial this monring Rush Limbaugh goes into some serious detail involving recent events surrounding efforts of a group of which he was a minority interest, to buy the St Louis Rams It’s a worthy read,  and I encourage you all to read it al. But he makes a point I’d like to […]

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