Eric Florack on January 3rd, 2012

There is perhaps no better comparison to what happens with governmental largess, than the seagull.  Rats with wings, they have been called… and for at least this purpose the comparison is fairly accurate. Consider the similarities between the seagull and the benefactor of monies forcibly removed from taxpayers: Seagulls have a tendency to stick around […]

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Oslo, from Steven Erlanger,  New York Slimes: OSLO — The Norwegian police on Saturday charged a man they identified as a right-wing fundamentalist Christian in connection with the bombing of a government building in central Oslo and a shooting attack on a nearby island that together killed at least 92 people. reax, John Hinderaker, Powerline: […]

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davidl on July 12th, 2011

Stink Progress attacks liberal, from Stink Progress: Last week, Inside Health Policy’s Sahil Kapur wrote that negotiators may consider raising the Medicare eligibility age from 65 to 67 as part of an effort to reach a deal with Republicans on increasing the debt ceiling, and today Sam Stein confirms the report, noting that five separate […]

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Eric Florack on August 28th, 2010

Two people were injured when two fuel tanks exploded and a truck caught fire at Monroe County’s alternative fuel station. Around 12:50 p.m. Thursday, a fuel tank was being exchanged for another at the green fuel plant on Scottsville Road. A spark ignited both tanks and the truck. 61-year-old Robert Scruggs of Geneva, Ohio, was burned […]

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Eric Florack on October 19th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere…The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble MORE ANITA DUNN:  Victor Davis Hanson, on Saturday: I am not a big fan of saying that officials should resign for stupid remarks. But interim White House communications director Anita Dunn’s praise of Mao Zedong as a “political […]

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Eric Florack on September 24th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere…. The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the “Burgers and Fries and Cherry Pies” Edition. Ah, Charley Pride. NEW WORLD ORDER: Does anyone remember when that phrase used to send the left into spastics? Not anymore. Yet another of the many double […]

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Eric Florack on August 24th, 2009

Welcome to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the BitsBlog Burger Joint Edition THE IMPLOSION CONTINUES: From ABC NEWS, we learn that: A “profanity-laced screaming match” at the White House involving CIA Director Leon Panetta, and the expected release today of another damning internal investigation, has […]

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Eric Florack on August 21st, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere…The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble. This is the BitsBlogBurger Edition BOORTZ ROUNDUP: Neal Boortz has a decent enough roundup on the happenings with the Obama misadministration that I don’t feel the need to dive too deeply into it, here tonight. OUT OF CONTROL: […]

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Eric Florack on July 15th, 2009

Welcome to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble A Pretty Pathetic Presidential Picthing  Performance: Did you guys see this in Pittsburgh? Neither did I, but a freind did.  Joyner apparently noticed it too. I happened to listen to Pitt radio this morning and one of the guys had […]

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Eric Florack on June 18th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… The BitsBlog Nigtly Ramble Children: This observation is so obviously true, that it’s interesting it still has to be made. I guess it’s the same function, though, that I spoke of to him a while ago, when I spoke of teaching and re-teaching the […]

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davidl on May 9th, 2009

After pigging out on hamburgers, Barack Obama tries a new diet, crow;  Micheal Goldfarb, Weekly Standard: Obama Accepts False Choice of Military Commissions Passed to a friendly reporter at the Washington Post late on a Friday afternoon is news that President Obama will continue the system of military commissions he railed against as a candidate. […]

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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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Eric Florack on April 14th, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere, and a recent addition to the Homeland Security Watch List… BitsBlog’s Nightly Ramble This is The Deluxe Cheeseburger edition Before I get into the usual collections of quick takes, snarks and swipes, I want to take the opportunity to pass along […]

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Welcome dear reader, to the most intense nightly read on the ‘sphere… BitsBlog’s Nightly Ramble. Yeah, yeah, yeah… I know, Colin Powell. All the rage over the weekend. I don’t think there’s much argument against the idea that there’s a decided attempt on the part of some to keep General Powell in the headlines. Liberals, […]

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Eric Florack on February 25th, 2008

Another Big Burger story… and even Clara can’t say “Where’s the Beef?” SOUTHGATE, Mich. -(AP)- A Detroit area restaurant owner believes he broke the Guiness World Record for “largest hamburger commercially available.” After 12 hours of preparation and baking, the 134-pound burger emerged at Mallie’s Sports Bar and Grill on Saturday. Price: $350 each

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