Eric Florack on July 21st, 2008

Davidremarked the other day on the tax hike on fuel being proposed by the Democrats. I think his headline to be crucial to understanding this thing. Imagine with me, if you will, what would happen to the Democxrats and their chances in November if they printed headlines as David did; Democrats propose fifty-four percent gasoline […]

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davidl on July 21st, 2008

Micheal Falcone has written an interesting article for the New York Times, “McCain Ad Takes On Obama Over Gas Prices.”   The close of the article: Don’t hope for more energy, vote for it. McCain. BO’s mantra has been Hope.  My description of BO has been moron.    Before you can offer hope, you must first have […]

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davidl on July 21st, 2008

The belief that reporters are trying to help Barack Obama win the fall campaign has grown by five percentage points over the past month Rasmussen Reports No Amanda Sherlock!

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Eric Florack on July 21st, 2008

The Wall Street Journal is saying: Now that Starbucks Corp. has disclosed the 600 locations it wants to shutter, a phenomenon is taking hold: the Save Our Starbucks campaign. In towns as small as Bloomfield, N.M., and metropolises as large as New York, customers and city officials are starting to write letters, place phone calls, […]

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Eric Florack on July 21st, 2008

Oil futures went slightly above $130/BBL early today apparently on Iran fears, and on US weather concerns in the Gulf of Mexico.  These, however, seem temporary concerns. and certainly not the kind of speculation driving spikes we’ve seen in recent months, now.  These also seem the kind of concerns that increasing domestic production would also most […]

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