davidl on July 20th, 2008

It was historlc, a first of its kind and to a young teenager and his brother, it was quite impresive.   It was Midtown Plaza and it was the first indoor mall in the nation. Of course in 1963, Midtown was the only indoor mall I had ever seen.  I was impressed but I had nothing with […]

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Eric Florack on July 20th, 2008

It’s immensely amusing; The last several years we have had long lines of leftists denounce saying the Middle East politics of “the enemy of my enemy is my friend”. This argument, apparently, is supposed to suggest that our involvement in Iraq is somehow deficient, and of course, that all this is the blame of the […]

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(CNN) — A German magazine quoted Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki as saying that he backed a proposal by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama to withdraw U.S. troops from Iraq within 16 months. “U.S. presidential candidate Barack Obama talks about 16 months,” he said in an interview with Der Spiegel that was released […]

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davidl on July 20th, 2008

Does Barack “BO” Obama understand the nature of democracy? Not according to the angry letter he sent out to supporters of Mrs. Clinton, Greg Sargent, TPM Election Central: I must confess a bit of fatigue and irritation with people who continue to carp, complain, and criticize the results of the primary and lay down conditions […]

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