davidl on December 22nd, 2011

Newt Gingrich just got another reason for the republican wing of the republican party to support him, gift wrapped courtesy of Mitt Romney and George (41) Bush, via Allah Pundit, Hot Air: Choosing his words carefully, the former president said he knew Gingrich relatively well. “I’m not his biggest advocate,” he said. “I had a […]

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davidl on May 3rd, 2011

Usama bin Laden passes, the speech the President should have given, in total: “Nothing personal, just business.   Bravo Zulu gentlemen.” Bin Laden wasn’t the problem.  His passing will not the solution. Bin Laden round-up, Aaron Worthing, Patterico’s Pontifications. Joy in the City, scenes of unabashed happiness in the streets of New York City, from […]

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davidl on March 2nd, 2010

The First Rule of Holes is to stop digging.   That is something else New York State Lieutenant Governor, David “Blind Man” Paterson forgot, from Elizabeth Benjamin,   New York Daily News: The Times has dropped another bomb on Gov. David Paterson, reporting that he directed two state employees to contact the woman who accused his top […]

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Eric Florack on August 5th, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere… The BitsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the “Flip Your Lid” Edition IT’S A MISTAKE: I said in last night’s Ramble, that the question now with Bill Clinton going over to kiss gargoyle backside, is the price what would get negotiated away. Today, […]

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From the Washington Post this morning, comes word that the Obama administration is asserting it’s right to hold detainees involved in a wartime situation indefinitely.  There are several angles on this, so stay with me here. Obama administration officials, fearing a battle with Congress that could stall plans to close the U.S. prison at Guantanamo […]

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davidl on June 25th, 2009

Eric, do we need to file a formal complain in Persian?   Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has stolen our thunder.   Ahmadinejad has taken to mocking the one, fren Andy Barr, Politico: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad compared Obama on Thursday to former President George W. Bush. Reacting to Obama’s comment Tuesday that he is “appalled and outraged” by crackdowns in […]

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davidl on January 23rd, 2009

Bit rambled earlier: Donna writes me yesterday; Pelosi said one of her favorite moments from Inauguration Day was when Marine One lifted off the Capitol grounds, signifying former President George W. Bush’s exit from Washington. “It felt like a 10-pound anvil was lifted off my head,” she said.First of all, from what little I know, […]

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Eric Florack on January 23rd, 2009

Welcome, one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘sphere..Bitsblog’s Nightly Ramble No matter what, we keep on truckin’. Gonna get cold up where again this weekend, though it’s nearly 40 at the moment, , in Ontario, NY which is east of Rochester by some 30 miles. James Joyner at OTB […]

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