Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

Lowry at NR’s Corner: From almost any conservative angle, Britain’s election result is disappointing. From the standpoint of a British conservative, the Tory party lost a third election and gained very little ground — less than 1 percent of the popular vote. No. As I said yesterday… the Tories have tilted so far left you […]

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Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

NPR’s Jeffrey Dvorkin is in full butt-kissing mode, here: First, it is essential to report on government documents. But in this case, publishing the unedited report (albeit unintentionally) could have — and could yet — threaten peoples’ lives. There are times when editors have to make a difficult choice between the public’s right to know […]

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Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

Dennis Prager tosses one out,and likely ticks off the Randian sects among us: In the Judeo-Christian value system, God is the source of moral values and therefore what is moral and immoral transcends personal or societal opinion. Without God, each society or individual makes up its or his/her moral standards. But once individuals or societies […]

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Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

It’s with respect that I note the passing of Col. David H. Hackworth. Military.com has a nice obit.

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Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

Dutch national employed as a satellite-imagery analyst with UNMOVIC, the United Nations weapons inspections agency, has been detained, and was questioned. Apparently they’ve released him for the time being. The New York police and the FBI said the man was not a suspect. Police said he was detained only because he was asked not to […]

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Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

David Limbaugh speaks to a case I’ve been watching for some days now… it being just 90 miles down the road from me here, at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, N.Y…. the case of one Scott McConnell. Scott McConnell’s apparent crime is not liberal lockstepping. For that, he’s been expelled. No, it’s not his performance… […]

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Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

Larry Kudlow expands on the debt going away post I put up yesterday…. well… OK, the topic, anyway…. and suggests the reason for it is simple…. … the real story behind the higher tax payment numbers is the successful supply-side experiment that began in the middle of 2003, when investment tax rates were slashed on […]

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Eric Florack on May 6th, 2005

The Scottsman… hardly a right-wing, war-mongering outlet, this… has decded to print the full text of a letter from Iraqi President Jalal Talabani to English PM Tony Blair. Here’s the link, but this is important enough, I think, that I’m going to take the unusual step of posting the text of the letter itself here […]

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