Eric Florack on March 20th, 2010

Michelle is reporting: Well, well, well. Breaking news all over that the Dems have now abandoned Demon Pass. WaPo alert: House Democratic leaders say they will take a separate vote on the Senate health care bill, rejecting an earlier, much-criticized strategy that would have permitted them to “deem” the measure passed without an explicit vote. […]

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Eric Florack on February 12th, 2010

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere: The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble HERE WE GO AWAY AGAIN: I’ll be leaving town on Sunday morning, early for I’m not sure how long. I’ll be in Dayton, OH for at least a few days and then I’m not sure after that.  […]

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Eric Florack on August 20th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most INTENSE nightly read on the ‘sphere…The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is  The “Where have I seen that before” edition THEY”RE ABOUT RUINING AMERICA: Boortz, today, points to an article from The Nation, and to a couple other  outlets that mention the “Cloward-Piven Strategy” Both were at liberal Columbia […]

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Eric Florack on June 25th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read wnywhere on the sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the “Beep Beep” Edition. If you don’t get the reference, look here. The Obamacare Telethon:  No, I didn’t bother watching it last night. the results were quite predictable . Jeff Poor of the Business and […]

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Eric Florack on June 24th, 2009

Welcome to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere…The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the “Happy Hump Day” Edition” The picture to your right is a railroad hump. It’s how cars are sorted in many rail yards around the country. You push the rail cars up the hill, and disconnect them and let […]

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Eric Florack on March 25th, 2009

Ann Althouse says it well: “If you read his opinion [in Lawrence v. Texas], he thinks it’s a good idea for two consenting adults who happen to be gay to be locked up because he is so disapproving of gay people.” (Barney Frank) Well, Barney, I have read that opinionmany times, and I know that […]

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Eric Florack on February 19th, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read on the sphere: The Bitsblog Nightly Ramble This is the “Like a freight train” edition. Always wanted to do a train, just never got around to it. The 3/4 shots, like this one, make ir hard to manipulate the text. All the odd angles take […]

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Welcome dear reader, to the most intense nightly read on the ‘sphere… BitsBlog’s Nightly Ramble. It’s Halloween. Around here that means a bunch of kids wearing their new costumes, which you’d never notice unless they took their coats off It’s a bit warmer than usual tonight, so maybe this year will be different. . Only […]

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Eric Florack on October 28th, 2008

Tuesday, already. So, let me understand this. If I were to hang ain effegy, Joe Biden, Pelosi, Reid, or even Obama, the left in Hollywood wouldn’t be screaming bloody murder about it? Yeah, right. As a loyal Buffalo Bills fan, I usually don’t have a whole bunch of love for Wayne Huizenga, owner of the […]

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Welcome, dear reader, to the most intense nightly read in the ‘sphere… The Nightly Ramble…. A new week. A new Monday. And a few surprises over the weekend. Let’s get to it. Sam Youngman at The Hill reports that Sarah Palin gives more to chairty than Joe Biden. Well, heck, Sam, I could have told […]

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Eric Florack on September 17th, 2008

OK, before you start, it turns out there’s a lot of texture on those old historical markers, that make them a bear to touch up, and my graphic tools aren’t up to that drill.  At least one of you should recognize the real location… in Dryden, NY. I took this a few years ago. That […]

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It’s August, already? Where the hell did July go?   2/3rds of the summer is gone and I’m just getting started on the stuff I wanted to do this year. Honorable Mention at OTB’s caption Contest. I gotta admit, that one was easy. I’m sure a man of his stature will not notice this, but I […]

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Eric Florack on June 6th, 2008

You didn’t hear about this yesterday, I’m willing to bet. The Senate Commerce Committee met on Tuesday, trying to figure out what to do about the sharp increase in prices on oil. I mentioned the other day that George Soros was one of the people there. I’ve mentioned the reasons here many times…. simply getting […]

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Eric Florack on May 31st, 2008

Apparently, we will never know just how lucky we are that John Kerry didn’t make it to the White House. The Hill: Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.) believes that on September 11 “we were basically at peace.” Asked to clarify his remarks, specifically asking about the attacks on the U.S.S. Cole during Barack Obama campaign conference […]

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davidl on May 31st, 2008

Mrs. Clinton’s scorched earth policy, Boston Globe: LAST YEAR at the beginning of the presidential primary season, Democrats were giddy with excitement. Not only did we have an embarrassment of riches in our candidates but we had two historic candidacies to enjoy. Once and for all our country would show that racism and sexism were […]

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