Eric Florack on October 17th, 2011

Brooklyn, NY– I’m just off the BQE, having dropped off a load here, and taking a rest break. I left Rochester last night, ran to Newburgh NY…(Right across from Orange County Choppers) then to Mountain Top, PA then here. About 550 miles, more or less. A nice day here in the Apple, not a cloud […]

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Eric Florack on December 2nd, 2010

I have to give Bruce McQuain credit. He writes, today: I know this comes as a shock – shock I tell you – but the left is just in a tizzy today about the GOP Senate caucus’s unanimous decision not to allow anything to go forward in the Senate’s lame duck session until the tax […]

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davidl on May 11th, 2010

Are the Obami out to steal your 401(k)? From John, Powerline: For some time, there have been rumblings that the federal government might try to solve its budgetary problems by nationalizing (i.e., stealing) the money that millions of Americans have set aside for retirement in 401(k) plans and the like. One way they might do […]

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davidl on April 20th, 2010

Bring I Won on, Dim Won goes to California to boost Barbara Boxer, Sean J. Miller, Hill: President Barack Obama returns to Southern California on Monday for his first fundraising swing in nearly a year to lend support to Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.). The three-term Democrat has seen her reelection prospects diminish as the Golden […]

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davidl on June 8th, 2009

It was nice while is lasted.   New York State is back to its norm, a divided government.   In a surprize move, the New York State reppublican regained control of the state senate, James M. Odato, Rick Kaelin and Irene Jay Liu, Times-Union: ALBANY — In a dramatic late afternoon overthrow of the Senate leadership, Senate […]

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davidl on January 3rd, 2009

It should be no secret that I am not exactly a member of the Dirty Harry Reid Fan Club, gee is anybody?    However Dirty Harry does seem to generate some consensus across the political aisle. The lefttard who I love to quote, Jane Hamsher, Fire Dog Lake, expresses  her doubts about how smart Dirty Harry […]

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