Eric Florack on May 27th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the “smart Guy” Edition Burris and Blago: Apparently, we have Burris on tape offering Blago money.  Bruce at Q&O has some comments you’ll want to see. The Senate should be rejecting his credentials, since it’s […]

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Eric Florack on March 3rd, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere… to be used only for hand to hand combat…Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble. This is the “More Snow” edition.  Scientists agree that reading these daily updates… well, nightly updates… can make you a very smart man. Unless you are, in fact, a woman. That’s […]

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Eric Florack on February 18th, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere; The Bigsblog Nightly Ramble This is the Towtruck edition. Seems to be the Naional car has quit, and is sitting at the sid eof the road. Our supposed leadership has decided that spending several million dollars on a set of gold-plated spinner […]

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Eric Florack on February 4th, 2009

First off, you’ll pardon me if I don’t shed any tears over Tom Daschle. Hopefully, he’ll be staying gone for good this time, though I doubt that’ll happen.  He’s too deep in the councils of the Democrats to stay gone for very long. Even in the unlikely event Daschle is out of the picture totally,  don’t […]

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Eric Florack on January 27th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read on the ‘sphere; Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble. We’re expecting a real whizbang of a blizzard around here.. they figure a foot before we’re done. Parts of our area is already at 110 inches of snow, and they’ll add over a foot before this goes away. More […]

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davidl on January 5th, 2009

Has anybody ever accused Dirty Harry Reid of being smart?    I have not.  Apparently Roland Burris appointment by indited Illinois Governor  Rod Blagoveich might not be so tainted after all.    Dirty Harry is apparently considering letting Burris have his Senate seat for reasons that have absolutely nothing to do whether Burris’s appoint was as taint or not, Dana […]

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Eric Florack on January 3rd, 2009

I can’t help but wonder, in passing what the agreed upon price for the Senate seat finally was? How much money had to pass between them to get Blago to name Burris? Before you start tuning up your defenses, saying that we have no evidence of any of that happening, we do have the record […]

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Eric Florack on December 30th, 2008

Well, the question I asked a while ago, about who would want to be named to the Senate by Blago while he’s under criminal investigation, would seem to have been answered… The answer is: ,former Illinois Atty General Roland Burris. So now, Harry Reid has an interesting quandry, doubtless designed so by Blago… he can […]

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Eric Florack on December 17th, 2008

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble… …for a mouth that’s fresh and clean, no matter how dirty politics gets. We’re now hearing that Jesse Jackson Jr decided to turn state’s evidence against Blago, and has been doing so for a couple years. Let’s see,if […]

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Eric Florack on December 12th, 2008

Welcome, one and all to the most intnse nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere; Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble Lots going on today, most of it predictable, most of it was avoidable. Let’s get to it:w The value of Oil has dropped $100/BBL from it’s $147/BBL high in midsummer. All pretty much on the scedule we laid […]

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Eric Florack on December 11th, 2008

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read on the ‘sphere… Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble First, an announcement: As I suggested a few days ago, WordPress 2.7 is out. I’ll be running the upgrades this weekend, most likely on Saturday. That will give me the chance to get a good backup of the site […]

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Eric Florack on December 10th, 2008

Steyn at The Corner, regarding Blago selling the Senate Seat of Barack Obama: If my Chevy dealer were selling this Senate seat, he would point out that it’s hardly been used, Barack Obama having barely sat in it. (Muffled laughter) Snark of the day.

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Eric Florack on December 10th, 2008

I’ve been watching the events and reax from the arrest and indictment of Rod Blagojevich,-(D) (The owner of what is possbly the worst rug I’ve ever seen… and given Sam Donaldson, that’s saying something…) I have begun to wonder just what it is we have here, in a larger sense. This Ain’t Hell suggests: Do I blame […]

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