Eric Florack on June 21st, 2010

Yes, I know, it’s been some time since I’ve cracked an editor open on this site.  It’s shameful, but you guys know the situation.  And anyway, and David is been doing a bang up job of keeping this site active and well read The truth is, but a time I get home from my new […]

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davidl on June 9th, 2010

The Obami speak, by Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, Arutz Sheva: The Netanyahu government’s attitude to the United States shows it is “waiting for President [Sarah] Palin, an Obama official reportedly told Peter Beinart, writing for the Atlantic Monthly news site.  Palin was the Republican candidate for vice president two years ago and is considered a front-running […]

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Eric Florack on June 7th, 2010

WHY EXPEL ONE OF YOUR OWN? I notice Jennifer Rubin of Commentary asking the question why shouldn’t Helen Thomas be expelled from the White House press corps?  (David already has vid up on this topic)T  The answer to my mind is rather simple ; the White House agrees with her. THE WOOD SPLITS: I note […]

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davidl on June 7th, 2010

Helen Thomas fired retires, from Politico: “Helen Thomas announced Monday that she is retiring, effective immediately,” read a statement from Hearst Newspapers on Monday. “Her decision came after her controversial comments about Israel and the Palestinians were captured on videotape and widely disseminated on the Internet.” Thomas said in a statement that, “I deeply regret […]

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davidl on June 7th, 2010

Question of the Day, from the Sharp Tack, Clarice Feldman, American Thinker: We shall see if Jew-hatred is acceptable behavior in the eyes of Hearst and the WH press corps, and Thomas is still allowed her place of honor tomorrow. Even Howard Cosell or Jimmy  Synder never publicly suggested that blacks should go back to […]

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davidl on October 19th, 2009

When you’ve got the Helen Thomas, the NYT, and The Nation lining up against you, it’s time to admit defeat, boys. But alas, Axelrod and Emanuel can’t help themselves. Mary Katherine Ham, Weekly Standard. The thing I like about giving advice to the Obama administration is that am sure they will not heed it. ADDENDUM:(Eric)  […]

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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 July 2nd, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read on the sphere: The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble. This is the short Edition. We’re leading into a holiday, and I’m a little pressed for time, so… today’s Ramble is a little shorter than some. Selling Access That story rarely are today about the Washington Post selling […]

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Apparently, even Helen Thomas becomes outraged a Democrat dishonesty beyond a certain point. Previously, I thought that impossible.  It took the Obama administration to bring it out. ( – Following a testy exchange during Wednesday’s briefing with White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, veteran White House correspondent Helen Thomas told that not even Richard […]

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davidl on December 2nd, 2008

Mike Allen, Politico, is reporting that NBC News is set to name David Gregory as Tim Russert’s replacement as host for Meet the Depressed: NBC News plans to name David Gregory as moderator of “Meet the Press,” infusing one of television’s most prized franchises with a sharp edge leavened by a youthful style and versatility, […]

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davidl on October 27th, 2008

The One sure has a way of making enemies.  First is was Joe the Plumber.   Then Barbara West.   Now CBS in Philly, video: As Give em Hell Harry said, “If you can’t handle the heat, get out of the kitcher.” The BO campaign is awfully thin skinned. How are they ever going to handle Helen […]

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davidl on October 25th, 2008

How woefully unprepared is Barack Obama to be President?   Republican administrations are expected to deal with old rude hags like Helen Thomas, and have.   On the other hand, the Obama campaign can not handle simple questions from a local reporterette, video. Michelle passes on the Obama campaign response: Why did Barack Obama’s campaign cancel a […]

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davidl on October 14th, 2008

Bits’ old friend, Micheal Goldfarb is in true form, that means sarcastic: The only thing “beyond the pale” here is the Obama campaign’s failure to explain how it is that Barack Obama carried on a decade long friendship with a man who sought to topple the U.S. government through violence. — Michael Goldfarb, McCain-Palin Spokesman. […]

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davidl on April 19th, 2008

The Democratic candidates – Obama has the edge, he’s a rock star. He’s galvanized the youth vote of this country, but I have yet to see what he has done to take the highest office in the land. He is no Martin Luther King and his campaign, like all others, is backed by people with […]

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