davidl on August 10th, 2008

Russia invaded Georgia. John McCain was prompt to recognize the Russian aggression and to condemn it. Meanwhile BO seems unable to distinguish between being invaded and be the invader. I doubt BO even knows where Georgia is. View the video: Real leaders have to make real decisions, in real time.   Yes BO has now adopted […]

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Eric Florack on August 10th, 2008

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Oscar-winning soul singer Isaac Hayes who, along with Al Green, James Brown and Stevie Wonder, was one of the dominant black artists in the early 1970s, died in Memphis on Sunday, his friend and former manager, Onzie Horne, said. Hayes was 65. Horne told Reuters that he had spoken to Hayes’ […]

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Eric Florack on August 10th, 2008

It could fairly be said we’ve been getting a lot of rain around here. A VERY rainy summer.  But that has it’s beauties, too. A rainbow captured on 08-09-08, Greece NY

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Eric Florack on August 10th, 2008

I drive a Buick. Yes, I’m quite aware that the stereotype places me in Senior Citizen range.  But I’m 51. The Buick I drive is a ’04 Rainier.  Yes, the dreaded and much maligned SUV is my main ride. “Why would you drive an SUV?” a friend recently intoned as we sat around the lunch […]

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Little Green Footballs: Even as John Edwards was trying to appear sincere and apologetic, behind the scenes he was cynically attempting to manipulate the media in order to minimize the damage. He’s reportedly furious with ABC News for breaking the story of his extramarital affair early on Friday, instead of waiting for the Olympics opening […]

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Eric Florack on August 10th, 2008

… MoDo starts caling Edwards “Breck GIrl”. No, Rielie, really she did. The stunning admission Edwards made to ABC’s Bob Woodruff, and in a written statement from Chapel Hill on Friday afternoon, was that he’s a narcissist. Even in confessing to preening, Edwards was preening. His diagnosis of narcissism was weirdly narcissistic, or was it […]

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