davidl on February 27th, 2014

Who needs the Boston Marathon  any how?  The regime as spoken: (CNN) — As part of revamped security following last year’s deadly bombings, the Boston Marathon has banned various items for the 2014 race, including bags and strollers. The bombs placed in backpacks exploded near the finish line last year, killing three people. Backpacks, handbags, […]

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davidl on February 10th, 2014

In what century is Russia? The water closet has no privacy dividers and the trash can seen between the commodes is for the toilet paper.   Sochi may been intended to show case Russia, and it certainly does.   I just doubt this was Putin’s intended message. Hat tip photo:  Daily Mail (UK)

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Note to the cows, the gender feminists, the militant radical feminists, you have failed.   Real men still exist, from New York Daily News: Three survivors of the Colorado movie-theater massacre escaped with minor wounds, but were left with broken hearts because their heroic boyfriends died saving them. In final acts of valor, Jon Blunk, Matt […]

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davidl on July 2nd, 2012

I have trouble with the idea of running a criminal conver-up merely to protect a retired assistant football coach, from by Buzz Bissinger, Daily Beast: [Joe] Paterno is lucky to have died last January at the age of 85. Otherwise, based on new information from a CNN story by Susan Candiotti, he would be facing […]

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davidl on March 26th, 2012

From Fox News: STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – A psychologist who looked into a 1998 allegation against former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky told police at the time that his behavior fit the profile of a likely pedophile, NBC News reported Saturday. Yet Sandusky was not criminally charged nor placed on a state registry […]

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davidl on March 17th, 2011

In Cold Blood, the sad thing about this story is that I don’t find it shocking. from Claire Berlinski: Writing in Cold Blood About Itamar We went yesterday to Itamar, the West Bank settlement where Udi and Ruth Fogel, and their children–Yoav, age 11, Elad, age 4, and Hadas, their 3-month-old daughter–were murdered. A detail […]

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davidl on December 30th, 2010

Ain’t no free lunch, from Thomas Sowell, RCP: Once you buy the idea that the government should be a sort of year-around Santa Claus, you have bought the kinds of consequences that follow. The results are not pretty, as we can see on TV, in pictures of rioters in the streets, smashing and burning the […]

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davidl on December 2nd, 2010

Welcome to December, from 13WHAM: Rochester, N.Y.— The first day of the December brought some more holiday-like weather as the Rochester area saw the first major snow accumulation of the winter season. Early Wednesday morning rain caused several car accidents and traffic tie-ups. As of the afternoon, conditions worsened with reports of slushy roads and […]

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davidl on November 26th, 2010

Religion of Peace: Islambad, Pakistan (CNN) — Two prominent Pakistani Muslim leaders threatened Wednesday to call for nationwide protests if the president pardons a Christian woman sentenced to death for insulting the Muslim prophet Mohammed. “If the president pardons Asia Bibi, we will raise our voices across the country until he is forced to take […]

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davidl on December 5th, 2009

G. D. Maxwell, Pique: Now, now, let’s not get too uppity here. We need to be understanding. We need to be unified. We need to be supportive. We need to be patient. We need to pretend everything’s hunky-dory. We need to be quiet. Or else. That seems to be the position taken by (the IOC) […]

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davidl on November 29th, 2009

If you got into a minor traffic accident, the police tried to interview you, and you blew the cops for three times in a row, where would you be?   It seems by Byron York’s reporting that their is one standard of justice for you and me, and another one for the rich and famous, from […]

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Eric Florack on July 4th, 2009

Fox News is reporting: DEVELOPING: Former NFL quarterback Steve McNair was killed Saturday in a shooting in Nashville. A medical examiner confirmed to local FOX affiliate WZTV that McNair was found dead after police responded to a shooting in the city, though the circumstances of the shooting weren’t immediately clear, as Nashville police continue to […]

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Eric Florack on March 7th, 2009

I’ve been a fan of the Buffalo Bills for 30 years. No longer. ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Terrell Owens needed only two days to find another place to play. The Buffalo Bills decided to take a chance on the talented but high-maintenance receiver, signing Owens to a $6.5 million, one-year deal Saturday. The 35-year-old […]

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davidl on February 11th, 2009

From Fox Sports: The brief Brett Favre era in New York is over. Favre has informed the Jets he is retiring after 18 seasons in the NFL, ending a record-setting career in which he was one of the NFL’s premier quarterbacks Brett, don’t let the door hit you on the way out.

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Eric Florack on November 27th, 2008

The Lions lost again today. Ummm… 47 to 10. That’s a high school Basketball score… which is fitting because it appears to me that the local high school basketball team could beat the Lions at football. The Thanksgiving tradition in the NFL has been to put Detroit on the tube. Why? It’s not like they’ve […]

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