Eric Florack on January 31st, 2009

Yes, to answer a few E-mails, I’ve seen the back and forth at Pajamas Media. As best I can gather it, (And frankly, what I’ve gotten is online… I’ve not managed to get ahold of anyone yet to confirm this) it looks like the only thing that’s going to be missing is the ad network, […]

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davidl on January 31st, 2009

Millions are without power in Kentucky, forty-three are dead.   Does Barack Obama care?  Is Obama even vaguely aware of the situation? More, Anchoress Addendum: (Bit) So much for global warming. And where is FEMA? Bob McCarty writes: Five days after being hit by the storm, more than one million Americans in the Midwest are without […]

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Eric Florack on January 30th, 2009

Congrats to the RNC for making a fine choice for Chairman. Michael  Steele is a great voice for and a great believer in our cause, as I have always said, here. I wonder if Biden will find him to be ‘clean and articulate’.

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Eric Florack on January 30th, 2009

From the mailbag: How can 2 million blacks get into Washington DC in sub-zero temps in 1 day when 200,000 couldn’t get out of New Orleans at 85 degrees with four days notice?

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Eric Florack on January 30th, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… BitsBlog’s Nightly Ramble Quite a bit going on, today. Let’s get to it. And while we’re at it, let’s try something new with the formatics of these Rambles: PIGS: You guys keep screaming that you want more evidence of this ‘stimulus’ […]

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Eric Florack on January 30th, 2009

The reason you’re not hearing much from Davos is that the building consensus among western political and business leaders makes Barack Obama look like a fool. Financial experts from all over the globe are standing up at the Davos economic summit and stating flatly that Obama’s plan, bill passed by Congress and now waiting approval from the […]

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Eric Florack on January 30th, 2009

From the mailbag: An airline captain was breaking in a very pretty new blonde stewardess. The route they were flying had a stay-over in another city, so upon their arrival, the captain showed the stewardess the best place for airline personnel to eat, shop and stay overnight. The next morning as the pilot was preparing […]

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davidl on January 30th, 2009

I know I make it a habit to ridicule Susan Estrich.    She deserves it and I enjoy it.   However Estrich is for from stupid    Her problem is that she  blinded by the victimology of gender feminism.   She ventures outside of the confines of gender femimism,  Hartford Courant:  In 2005, for the 60th anniversary of the […]

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davidl on January 29th, 2009

From the office of Representative John Carter, Texas Thirty One:  All U.S. taxpayers would enjoy the same immunity from IRS penalties and interest as House Ways and Means Chairman Charles Rangel (D-NY) and Obama Administration Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, if a bill introduced today by Congressman John Carter (R-TX) becomes law. Texas judge, today introduced […]

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davidl on January 29th, 2009

Now where is Ann Margaret when you need her?  Rod Blagojevich is now the ex-governor of Illinios,  Associated Press: SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – Gov. Rod Blagojevich was convicted at his impeachment trial and thrown out of office Thursday, ending a nearly two-month crisis that erupted with his arrest on charges he tried to sell Barack Obama’s […]

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Eric Florack on January 29th, 2009

Welcome one and all, to the most intense nightly read on the ‘sphere; Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble Yes, we’re still trying to shovel out from under the snow, but we’ll carry on with a little wishful thinking. Forgive me, but I tend to dream about getting the camper hooked up and running to the outdoors. Usuualy […]

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Eric Florack on January 29th, 2009

Heather Mac Donald over at The Corner touches on Kirsten Gillibrand, perhaps unintentionally making a nice follow on to my Pajamas Media peice of last week: What are the chances that New York’s new senator, Kirsten Gillibrand, will maintain her support for immigration enforcement after being rushed by a massive line of illegal-alien advocates and […]

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Eric Florack on January 29th, 2009

From KPLC/7:   From Coushatta Casino Resort: “Beloved Pianist for the Lynyrd Skynyrd Band, Billy Powell, passed away last night.  We have no further details.  The family and band request your respect and understanding during this difficult time.  Thank you.”  Kirt Webster, Webster & Associates Public Relations. The Lynyrd Skynyrd concert scheduled for Friday, January […]

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Eric Florack on January 29th, 2009

Fifty-three percent of American voters voted for Barack Obama; 46% voted for John McCain, and 1% voted for wackos. Give that 1% to President Obama. Let’s say the vote was 54% to 46%. As a way to bring the country together and at the same time determine the most effective way to deal with recessions, […]

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The House  republicans set an example  for the jelly spined republicans in the Senate to which to uphold.    The Pelosi-Reid-Obama Debt Plan passed the House nary a single republcan vote.  David Espo, AP: WASHINGTON – In a swift victory for President Barack Obama, the Democratic-controlled House approved a historically huge $819 billion stimulus bill Wednesday […]

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