davidl on February 4th, 2011

Egyptian democracy still born, Robert Springborg, Foreign Policy: The Obama administration, having already thrown its weight behind the military, if not Mubarak personally, thereby facilitating the outcome just described, can be expected to redouble its already bad gamble. Fearing once again that the regime might be toppled, it will lean on the Europeans, the Saudis, […]

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Eric Florack on May 18th, 2010

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly raid anywhere on the web… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble It’s a somewhat shorter version this evening because I am out on the road. MISS, USA: Why is it that beauty pageants so often end up exemplifying the axiom that the more beautiful woman is the more […]

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davidl on March 21st, 2010

The end of Hope as we know it, Benjamin Domenech, CBS News: Over the past week, in backroom conversations with members of Congress, Obama changed his negotiation tone from demanding to desperate. He told progressives that the outcome of the rest of his term depended on what happened on health care, and a member of […]

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