davidl on April 8th, 2015

A black man*, Walter L. Scott, was shot and killed by a white police officer, Michael T. Slager, in North Charleston, S.C.   To date, Slager has been charged with murder and fired from the police department.  In short, the system appears to be working.   So can the Reverend Al Sharpton  call back or call off […]

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Eric Florack on March 27th, 2015

I’m at College Point, Queens New York this morning. I’m delivering a load of Gatorade to the local Pepsi distribution center. Extremely narrow streets around this place, and as a result I’ve never come in here where I haven’t done some very serious side walk driving. That’s an accomplishment with a big rig. I have […]

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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 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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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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davidl on March 12th, 2015

Mrs. Clinton was required to sign form OF-109 before she left the State Department.  That was two years ago.  Today, the State Department can not, or will not, say if Mrs. Clinton signed the form, video: Mrs. Clinton was required to turn over all State Department documents before she left office, not two years after.

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davidl on March 9th, 2015

It not that I don’t care.  It is that seen this all before.  Yet another unarmed black teenager has been shot and killed by police, and again we have another public outcry. Yet like, Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown, the outraged public is overlooking the character, or lack thereof same, of the decedents. (CNN)—On the […]

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davidl on March 8th, 2015

Mrs. Clinton loves to give advice and boosts of making “hard decision.”  Shame she never decided to heed her own advice. Saul D. Alinsky, via Wikipedia: “Make the enemy live up to its own book of rules.” If the rule is that every letter gets a reply, send 30,000 letters. You can kill them with […]

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davidl on February 16th, 2015

The ironic post of the day, from Fox News: Government surveyors will announce on Monday that the official height of the Washington Monument on the capital’s National Mall has been revised downward by nearly ten inches. The new measurement puts the obelisk’s height at 554 feet, 7 and 11/32 inches, as measured from the floor […]

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Eric Florack on February 15th, 2015

I consider it a measure of how far music in this age has sunk, that. West is anywhere near the Grammy stage, much less trying to commandeer it.

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davidl on February 13th, 2015

  Three Muslims have been murdered in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and some clamoring for hate crime charges, from Times-News: RALEIGH — As thousands of mourners prayed for the three Muslim-American students killed in Chapel Hill this week, the FBI opened its own investigation into the case Thursday. In a brief news release late in […]

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davidl on February 12th, 2015

1950, Harry’s (President Harry S. Truman) Marines, from Wall Street Journal On Dec. 6, 1950, [1st Marine Division CO Colonel Lewis “Chesty” Puller] was ordered to break out of Chosin Reservoir and open an escape route to Hungnam port. The 80,000-strong PLA was no longer the only enemy confronting the Marines. By now the temperature […]

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davidl on February 10th, 2015

NBC News has suspended Brian Williams without pay, effective immediately, from NBC News President Deborah Turness, via Dylan Byers, Politico: We have decided today to suspend Brian Williams as Managing Editor and Anchor of NBC Nightly News for six months. The suspension will be without pay and is effective immediately. We let Brian know of […]

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davidl on January 26th, 2015

from Karen, Lonely Conservative: Here’s some shocking news – Cuba has walked out on talks with the United States because the Castro regime isn’t interested in improving its human rights record. Inspector Renault could not be reached for comment.

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