Eric Florack on January 31st, 2007

AUSTIN, Texas -AP- Best-selling author and columnist Molly Ivins, the sharp-witted liberal who skewered the political establishment and referred to President Bush as “Shrub,” died Wednesday after a long battle with breast cancer. She was 62. David Pasztor, managing editor of the Texas Observer, confirmed her death. This was the third time being treated for […]

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Eric Florack on January 31st, 2007

A long cold night, around here. BOSTON — FOX– More than 10 blinking electronic devices planted at bridges and other spots in Boston threw a scare into the city in what turned out to be a publicity campaign for a late-night cable cartoon. The devices depict a character making an obscene gesture. Boston police said […]

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davidl on January 31st, 2007

Follow me on this one.  Sticking his foot ever so deeply into  his mouth, Joe Biden said: “I mean, you’ve got the first sort of mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean and a nice-looking guy. I mean, that’s a story-book, man,” Biden says he apologized to Barack Obama: “This is a guy who’s […]

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davidl on January 31st, 2007

So, we pay the soldiers a decent wage, take care of their families, provide them with housing and medical care and vast social support systems and ship obscene amenities into the war zone for them, we support them in every possible way, and their attitude is that we should in addition roll over and play […]

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davidl on January 31st, 2007

Joe Biden(D-Del) has spent over half his life in the United States Senate.   No person can be a member of such a stiffling and self-absorbed institution for so many long decades and retain any sense of modesty.  Certanily Biden has none.  Nor sanity. As arrogant and outspoken as Biden is, it doesn’t enhance his presidential […]

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Eric Florack on January 31st, 2007

Well, isn’t that cute…. this one sent me by a reader….  The socialists are up in arms because of the ICE raids in the LA area last month. Of course they label such efforts ‘racial profiling’. Perhaps it’s just me, but if I’m looking for people here illegally who originally lived in Mexico, I’m not looking for […]

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Eric Florack on January 31st, 2007

Omar says: Eyewitnesses in some volatile areas said that large numbers of militants have fled to Syria to avoid being trapped in the incoming security operations. According to those witnesses, residents and shopkeepers are no longer concerned about militants whose existence in public used to bring on clashes that put the lives of civilians in […]

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