Eric Florack on December 20th, 2006

Almost done with shopping, but not quite. -=- In an indication of just how nutty Winamp can get when given permission to mix at will, my system just cross-mixed Mannheim Steamroller, Alan Sherman with the Boston pops, and Ozzy’s ” Crazy Train” into a set. It was akin to shifting a non- synchro transmission without […]

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davidl on December 20th, 2006

Tom DeLay, yes the Tom Delay, at Tomdelay.com, detals Mrs Pelosi’s woes, “Nancy Pelosi has clearly stumbled out of the gate:” In politics, I believe it is never a wise idea to underestimate one’s adversaries. Rather, we conservatives must watch the liberals carefully, do our research, stick to our principles and be unafraid to take […]

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Eric Florack on December 20th, 2006

The way we write affects both style and substance. The loquacious formulations of late Henry James, for instance, owe in part to his arthritis, which made longhand impossible, and instead he dictated his writing to a secretary. In this aspect, journalism as practiced via blog appears to be a change for the worse. That is, […]

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Eric Florack on December 20th, 2006

But things change. They sure do, Baldilocks. However…there’s an important point you’re missing. The difference between you that you don’t mention, is that while you’ve proved that change and have a rather public track record on the matter, as well as very publicly held positions on the matters of the day, Obama does not, having […]

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davidl on December 20th, 2006

  Egads it took long enough, but finallly the steel is going up for the World Trade Center.  No credit to the reprobate George Pataki and the New York politician that took so disgracefully long. Stepanie Gaskell, New York Post,  reports “The first steel columns were bolted into the foundation of the new Freedom Tower at […]

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