Dan Riehl: Via NewsBusters today it’s Andrea Mitchell hinting that Senator John McCain may have “cheated” at the Saddleback Civil Forum. MS. ANDREA MITCHELL: Oh, absolutely. And, you know, there was the crisp, immediate, forceful response by John McCain, clearly in a comfort zone because he was with his base. And Barack Obama, taking a […]

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Eric Florack on August 17th, 2008

A couple issues with the BitsBlog site to tell you about. 1: The website has been on and off slow for a couple days, now. We’ve traced the issue down to a  problem with the webserver’s interface with the backend database.  I’m working with the web hosting company (IX Webhosting) to resolve this one, and […]

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davidl on August 17th, 2008

My friends, we spent $3 million of your money to study the DNA of bears in Montana. Now I don’t know if that was a paternity issue or a criminal issue, but the point is — but the point is it was $3 million of your money. It was your money. John McCain: via, Steve […]

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davidl on August 17th, 2008

Barack Obama is out and out liar.  Amanda Carpenter, Townhall: The AP story proves Obama is the one who is lying, not the NRLC. Obama’s position is not merely pro-choice.   Obama’s position on abortion is pro-infanticide.   It is understandable that BO doesn’t want to defend his pro-infanticide voting record, but the record is quite plan […]

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Eric Florack on August 17th, 2008

Yeah, I know. I”ve not said much about The Olympics. Truth to tell, it really hasn’t managed to capture my interest this time around. Then again, there are very few spots that do, anymore. No, it’s not that I’ve turned into a couch potato, or that I’ve turned in my supply of testosterone, there’s something […]

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Eric Florack on August 17th, 2008

Every once in awhile the Bush derangement syndrome sufferers find themselves unable to employ self-restraint.  I certainly include Josh Marshall in the list of those sufferers. The truth is that the US screwed up here in a big way. This isn’t to excuse the Russians. But we pumped the Georgians up as our big Iraq […]

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