Eric Florack on March 24th, 2015

First stop this morning was in New Paltz New York, essentially within shooting distance of McPhillips. I regret my schedule doesn’t leave me enough time to offer him some coffee. It would be an interesting meeting, I think. I managed to get a late start to the week, so I will probably be out until […]

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Eric Florack on March 23rd, 2015

I’m coming off the first extended weekend I’ve had in several weeks. Kinda nice being able to spend some time around the house. My truck needed some work anyway, and I had some paperwork that I had to complete. the paperwork in this job is seemingly endless. One of the things that I had taken […]

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davidl on March 23rd, 2015

A cynic, such as myself, might be tempted to conclude that Barack Hussien Obama simply spent too much time with the likes of Frank Marshall Davis.   I would explain Obama love of murderous dictators, from Eli Lake, Bloomberg: Like almost all dictators, Iran’s supreme leader has a legitimacy problem. Most Iranians today are too fearful […]

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davidl on March 22nd, 2015

The Snark of the Day, Senator John McCain, from Blaze: “Get over your temper tantrum, Mr. President.” Maybe McPain got Dim Won confused with a republican?

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davidl on March 22nd, 2015

Prince Charles, maybe the world’s most overpaid welfare queen, bites that hand that feeds him, via Gateway Pundit: “Prince Charles spoke of an “economic system that seems to have enormous shortcomings” at one of the final events of his four day royal tour of the United States. “The future King gave a speech yesterday tackling […]

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Eric Florack on March 21st, 2015

I suppose that it doesn’t quite match the stereotypical criteria for a truck driver, but I’m sitting here relaxing and watching the miles go by, listening to some smooth jazz on the mp3 player, and sipping on some chai tea. Yes, I make coffee in the Kcup machine that my older boy bought me for […]

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Eric Florack on March 21st, 2015

I’ve decided just now to start posting nightly rambles again. Watch for nightly rambles starting on Monday.

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davidl on March 20th, 2015

Item: LOS ANGELES/SEATTLE, March 18 (Reuters) – Starbucks Corp Chief Executive Howard Schultz has deftly navigated thorny issues such as gay marriage, gun control and Congressional gridlock, but his move to weigh in on U.S. race relations has brewed up a social media backlash. Granted their a very real, persistent black socioeconomic disparity.   Some […]

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davidl on March 18th, 2015

Did the open opposition to Bibi by the regime, in itself, propel him to victory? From Politico: Netanyahu also cast himself as the target of foreigners — and while he was vague about the details, pro-Netanyahu media outlets often cited the role of former Obama campaign operative Jeremy Bird, who advised a grass-roots campaign organization […]

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davidl on March 17th, 2015

The Snark of the Day, from Stacy McCain: Jeffrey Williams: Soon to replace Mumia Abu Jamal as a liberal hero? Not unless one, or both, of the officer dies.

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davidl on March 16th, 2015

Just how bad is Mrs. Clinton tanking?   Bad enough for Ezra Klien, Vox, to call for the return of Candidate Hanging Chad and Mr. Climate Change himself, Algore, from Tom Johnson, News Busters: Many Democrats would like to see a first-tier figure challenge Hillary Clinton for the party’s presidential nomination. Vox editor-in-chief Ezra Klein agrees, […]

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davidl on March 16th, 2015

I think the voters are ready for a candidate who doesn’t have personal attack dog named James  Carville,Jennifer Rubin, Washington Post : There other GOP candidates who may provide bright contrasts to Clinton. In many ways, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) could evoke some startling contrasts. And Walker must continue to show command of issues so […]

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davidl on March 16th, 2015

The Snark of the Day, from Kurt Schlichter, Townhall: Does anyone think Bill Clinton is going to be able to keep it in his pants just because Hillary’s in the White House? The Clinton’s have long maintained that with a vote for one Clinton, you get two. In this case I agree with Bubba. You […]

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Eric Florack on March 15th, 2015

A few thoughts on Hillary Cltinon’s emails. First, it strikes me that when you’re talking about at E-mail system, you’re talking about messages that go out from that system to other systems. Other people. It is a communications device that sends from that system to other systems and other people. Now, that may seems a […]

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Eric Florack on March 15th, 2015

For a long time now, I have had issues with extreme libertarians on the issue of the role of government. Extreme libertarians as a rule generally want government removed. Period. I’m with the founders… I think government has a place, but needs to be severely restricted, which is something that the Constitution has sought to […]

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