davidl on September 2nd, 2008

A feast for Fredheads. Hat tips:  Newsbusters, Red State.

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Eric Florack on September 2nd, 2008

Don LaFontaine, whose name you likey don’t know, but whose voice you can’t help but recognize, has died, says Wired: Don LaFontaine, the man whose resonant voice read the trailers of thousands of movies over the past three decades, died Monday in Los Angeles. He was 68. LaFontaine, who did voiceover work in more than […]

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Eric Florack on September 2nd, 2008

Rumor has it that Amy Winehouse is dain bramaged after a 36 hours pot marathon. Of course that was the rumor BEFORE that, too. And look, I know, OK, so don’t start with me. But when someone is that determined to screw themselves up, so she can be the next Janis Joplin,  there’s only so […]

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Eric Florack on September 2nd, 2008

CMT is reporting sad news:   Jerry Reed, the singer, songwriter, guitarist and actor whose No. 1 country hits include “When You’re Hot, You’re Hot,” “Lord, Mr. Ford” and “She Got the Goldmine (I Got the Shaft),” died Tuesday (Sept. 2). He had been diagnosed with emphysema and was in hospice care. I always liked […]

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Never let it be said that a blogger’s ego is a function of his hit rate.   While BItsblog is but small but maybe no so humble blog, I suggest to his Bitness that we promote William Kristol to the rank of honorary Swamp Stomper.   I suggest we just over look Bill association with Pinch Sultzberger. […]

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Eric Florack on September 2nd, 2008

It’s true… it must be, I saw it on the web. The vast majority of Americans do not know that it is rumored that Sen. Joe Biden is able to keep his hair thicker than it would otherwise be thanks to a steady diet of human fetuses. It’s true, actually. Ask any 10 of your […]

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Eric Florack on September 2nd, 2008

I note McQ jabing at Sullivan again… and rightly: Check out this Sullivan post entitled “The Press is asking questions”: In other words: doing their job. And the McCain camp is appalled: A senior McCain campaign official said the McCain camp was appalled that these rumors had not only been spread around liberal blog sites […]

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