davidl on February 27th, 2015

As Plato, Abraham Lincoln, Will Rodgers Woody Allen once quipped:  “Ninety percent of like is just showing up.” Any good team can win at home.  In order to be great, a team has to win on the road.  For a Scott Walker, or Ted Cruz, playing CPAC is a home game.   For Jeb Bush, it […]

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Eric Florack on February 27th, 2015

I see David has already addressed this here, and it seems to me somehow inappropriate to put an addendum on his tribute. So instead I’ll write something here. I said over at Billys that sometimes it’s the combination of the actor and the role. It’s that combination and how the actor handles things that makes […]

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davidl on February 27th, 2015

The final beam-up, Leonard Nimoy dead at age 83, from Hollywood Reporter: Leonard Nimoy, the Hollywood renaissance man who fashioned a long and prosperous career as the supremely logical and cerebral science officer Mr. Spock from Star Trek, has died, his wife, Susan Bay Nimoy, told The New York Times. He was 83. Live long […]

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davidl on February 27th, 2015

Two for one Friday. The Snarks of the Day, from Carly Fiorina via Ashe Schow, Washington Examiner: “[Mrs. Clinton] tweets about women’s rights in this country and takes money from governments that deny women the most basic human rights.” Bonus quip: “She tweets about equal pay for women but won’t answer basic questions about her […]

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Eric Florack on February 27th, 2015

It’s starting to look like Scott Walker is gaining some serious momentum. Apparently, he wowed the CPAC crowd. And here is a clue, Jeb Bush didn’t even bother showing up. Walker in general has very positive numbers amongst GOP rank and file, but not among the GOP elite. In other words, the Rockefeller crowd. Which […]

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