davidl on March 17th, 2010

Jim Inhofe calls out Algore, Meredith Shiner, Politico: “After weeks of the global warming scandal, the world’s first climate billionaire is running for cover. Yes, I’m talking about Al Gore,” Inhofe charged. “He’s under siege these days. The credibility of the IPCC is eroding. The EPA’s endangerment finding is collapsing. And belief that global warming […]

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Eric Florack on January 14th, 2010

While I sit in the doctor’s office waiting for my appointmnet, I see Greg Sargent says today: As you may have heard, a Dem staffer helping the Martha Coakley campaign was caught on video shoving a Weekly Standard reporter, prompting an explosion of outrage from national Republicans and the right-wing media, who alleged bullying and […]

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Eric Florack on November 16th, 2009

The following letter read on Glenn Beck’s show, is rapidly circulating around the country. Americans everywhere identify with this 53-year-old woman. She has given us a voice. Once you read this, you will want to forward it to all of your friends… or, send them here. GLENN BECK: I got a letter from a woman […]

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Eric Florack on August 22nd, 2009

Any interesting if eminently predictable piece from Marc Stein this morning. Here’s a taste: Still, what do I know? Evidently, it’s stimulated the sign-making industry, putting America back to work by putting up “PUTTING AMERICA BACK TO WORK” signs every 200 yards across the land. And at 300 bucks a pop the signage alone should […]

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davidl on August 18th, 2009

The one whines about healthcare in the New York Slimes: OUR nation is now engaged in a great debate about the future of health care in America. And over the past few weeks, much of the media attention has been focused on the loudest voices. What we haven’t heard are the voices of the millions […]

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davidl on August 6th, 2009

Bumper Snicker of the Day: TEA’D Off (Taxed Enough Already) As seen my my Mk II’s. Bumber Snicker II, American Power: MY TEA IS BREWED WITH 100% HOMEGROWN, BLUE-JEANED, RIGHTEOUS, INDIGNATION!! Cold Cash Convicted, from Paul Courson ALEXANDRIA, Virginia (CNN) — Former U.S. Rep. William Jefferson of Louisiana was convicted Wednesday on 11 of the […]

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Eric Florack on June 26th, 2009

As I predicted here this afternoon, it came down to less than 10 votes… 219 to 212,  Eight Republicans backed the bill, and 44 Democrats voted against it. Every one of the people who voted for this bill should be removed from office immediately.  Believe me when I tell you I’m not exaggerating were overreacting.  […]

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davidl on June 24th, 2009

A common description of the one’s presser was “testy”.    Here a flavor from, Michael Scherer, Time: Jackson was not the only reporter the President cut off. When NBC’s Chuck Todd asked for the second and third time what consequences Iran would face for violating the human rights of election demonstrators, Obama protested. “I answered. I […]

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In a staged pseudo-news event, the White House arranged their network record to cover Barack Obama and Joe Biden trip to local burger joint.    That MSNBC sees fit take orders for the White House and what cover and tries to foist off a burger run as if it were news is bad enough. However in […]

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davidl on May 7th, 2009

I know Eric already rambled on Colin Powell.   However, I am still going stick my two cents,   For the record, Chris Strohm, Congress Daily The Republican Party is in big trouble and needs to find a way to move back to the middle of the country, former Secretary of State Colin Powell said Monday. Powell […]

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Eric Florack on May 5th, 2009

I am disturbed, but not surprised by some of the comments made by Barrack Obama as regards the role of a Justice of the Supreme Court and thereby, what we will get in the replacement for Justice David Souter, who is retiring, next month. Those comments give us a frightening view of what we have […]

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Doctor Tim Ball, Canada Free Press: The Issue The US Congress is currently discussing the Obama climate change strategy and Cap and Trade. One part of the plan says, “Implement an economy-wide cap-and-trade program to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 80 percent by 2050.” The term “greenhouse gas emissions” is either deliberately misleading or indicates complete […]

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davidl on April 21st, 2009

Good news for all you Obamatards.   The one is not as ignorant as he pretends to be.   Obama is well aware of  the Tea Parties, and is plenty worried, Michael A. Fletcher and William Branigin, Washington Post President Obama convened his Cabinet for the first time today and instructed department heads to trim their budgets […]

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Eric Florack on April 17th, 2009

You just knew someone would do this eventually. Washington Times: Liberal actress and political activist Janeane Garofalo, in all seriousness, said activists who attended tea parties are racists with dysfunctional brains in a recent prime-time television appearance. “Let’s be very honest about what this is about. This is not about bashing Democrats. It’s not about […]

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davidl on April 1st, 2009

I tend to let Eric to the long and intense. This morning, I make an exception.  Bit rambled: The other shoe: I made mention in a Ramble last August of Jay Mariotti leaving his job in the traditional press. Seems he wasn’t quite as dumb as I took him for. The Sun-Times group went Chapter […]

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