davidl on September 6th, 2010

Code Pink where are you? Code Pink is not so much anti-war, as it is pro-liberal, form Jammie Wearing Fool: As President Barack Obama formally declared an end to combat operations in Iraq this week, the anti-war movement that helped sweep him into office — and that worked for seven years to bring U.S. troops […]

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Eric Florack on September 5th, 2010

Just going over some of my older writings and came across something at Pajamas Media: Obama’s efforts at solving the financial crisis are less than successful because you can’t use government to solve a problem created by government. The president would like us to forget this fact because to admit it would mean he would […]

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davidl on August 15th, 2009

Michael Brenner, Puffington Post,  has lost faith in the one: Serious health care reform is gone with the wind. It cannot be retrieved. All other domestic issues pale in importance by comparison — except for the financial crisis. On that front, Obama has behaved exactly as he now has done on the health care front. […]

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Eric Florack on March 26th, 2009

Welcome, one and all, to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the sphere; The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the Roadside Cafe edition The magical disappearing tax cut: One of the things that did come out of that presser that nobody… well, hardly anyone, anyway… watched was that Obama will sign off on a […]

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Eric Florack on March 25th, 2009

This morning, in my new Pajamas Media piece, I examine the spendng tactics of Brack Obama and the Democrats. The entire country has been, until recently, frozen in amazement by the tactics used by the administration to ostensibly address our financial problems. The most discussed of these is amazingly similar to the one used by the […]

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davidl on March 7th, 2009

How clueless is the rookie President Barack Obama?   Enough that Paul Krugman and Charles Krauthammer are on the same page,  first  Krugman: Many analysts agree. But among people I talk to there’s a growing sense of frustration, even panic, over Mr. Obama’s failure to match his words with deeds. The reality is that when it […]

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Eric Florack on February 25th, 2009

OK, I know that by now a lot of you either saw or read though this speech of Obama’s, and so it’s old news. But I’ve seen nobody rip through this thing point by point. I can understand why… with my work and family schedule it took me most of a day to get this […]

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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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Welcome, dear reader, to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere.. Bit’sBlog’s Nightly Ramble Hope your weekend was a good one. We’ve got lots of ground to cover, so let’s get to this. Barack Hussein Obama and George W Bush, along with their transition teams, met today. There is a lot of people […]

Continue reading about Nightly Ramble:The Meeting; Unions And the Bailout; Who Will Obama Appoint; More

The WSJ, this morning: Top U.S. policy makers emerged from hours of tense negotiations with a clear message just after midnight Sunday morning: A deal to bailout U.S. financial markets has been agreed on and all that remains to be done is to commit the legislation to paper. Well, yeah… and in that translation, it […]

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Fox: John McCain will suspend his presidential campaign Thursday and has asked to postpone his debate Friday with Barack Obama so the two senators can return to Washington to help negotiate a Wall Street bailout, an approach to the financial crisis and campaign that Obama rejected. “America this week faces an historic crisis in our […]

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