davidl on February 13th, 2007

Julie Hirschfeld Davis engages in Orwellian double speak: WASHINGTON Feb 13, 2007 -(AP)- (…) Determined to send an unambiguous and bipartisan message of disapproval for the troop buildup, Democrats moved Monday night to block Republicans from proposing any alternative, including one that would have guaranteed funding for U.S. forces in Iraq. It is impossible to […]

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Eric Florack on February 13th, 2007

The president of the Czech Republic says global warming is a false alarm. Vaclav Klaus tells a Czech newspaper that environmentalism is, “a new incarnation of modern leftism,” and a “metaphysical ideology” that has nothing to do with natural sciences or with the climate. He is critical of the U.N. panel that recently issued a […]

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Eric Florack on February 13th, 2007

Here’s a quick look at the Treasury Dept report on the deficit. For those interested…. Despite the slight uptick in spending, the deficit is something on the order of 57% lower than it was last year. Now were a Democrat to generate that kind of numbers, we know they’d be trumpeting the accomplishment endlessly. Can […]

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davidl on February 13th, 2007

Pipe up the band!  The two voices on the tape are Bob Woodward and Richard Armitage.   Listen to hear how Valarie Plame was outed.  Relevent transcript: 2:22 ARMITAGE: Yeah. And I know [ ] Joe Wilson’s 2:23 been calling everybody. He’s pissed off because he was 2:24 designated as a low-level guy, went out to look […]

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Eric Florack on February 13th, 2007

Me, just now at Q&O as regards Amanda Marcotte:   …her response (To Donahue and the public outcry generated by her nonsense..) is more or less centerline for all leftists that find themselevs challanged. They start charging dragging out their touchstones… sexism being one of them. I all but expected her to tell us she […]

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davidl on February 13th, 2007

I find this amazing, an entire post by Amanda Marcotte without profanity. I was hired by the Edwards campaign for the skills and talents I bring to the table, and my willingness to work hard for what’s right. Unfortunately, Bill Donohue and his calvacade of right wing shills don’t respect that a mere woman like […]

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Eric Florack on February 13th, 2007

(London)-The Telegraph- Austrian sniper rifles that were exported to Iran have been discovered in the hands of Iraqi terrorists, The Daily Telegraph has learned.More than 100 of the.50 calibre weapons, capable of penetrating body armour, have been discovered by American troops during raids. guns were part of a shipment of 800 rifles that the Austrian […]

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