davidl on November 15th, 2010

Newsweak ponders if the presidency has grown too big for one mere mortal: Can any single person fully meet the demands of the 21st-century presidency? Obama has looked to many models of leadership, including FDR and Abraham Lincoln, two transformative presidents who governed during times of upheaval. But what’s lost in those historical comparisons is […]

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davidl on February 22nd, 2010

Missed it by that much, being seen at CPAC, Glenn Renolds, Instapundit. A short history of a big success, Michelle on Hot Air: The traffic and popularity of the site[Hot Air] — from 0 to more than 25 million page views a month last fall in the short span of four years, with plaudits too […]

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davidl on August 14th, 2009

Barry’s favorite honey is now syndicated.    Kyle-Anne Shiver ponders about the massive gaps in Barack Obama’s resume: To whit, what is in the following documents that might diminish the Obama “narrative,” as sold to the public by marketing guru, David Axelrod, and a strangely incurious media? Panahou Academy school records, 5th through 12th grades Occidental […]

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Eric Florack on April 1st, 2009

Welcome one and all to the most intense nightly read anywhere on the ‘shpere… The BigsBlog Nightly Ramble This is the Teleprompter Edition. We have written a virus that only works on Teleprompters, as demonstrated here, on the President’s prompters in Washington  a few days ago. I gather that all 12 of the prompters loaded […]

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davidl on January 21st, 2009

Barack Obama may or may not be a pragmatist.   If BO is pragmatic it is only in the political sense, how to keep his seat of power.   Dubya liked to bill himself as “The Decider.”   BO is more like the hesitator.   Peter Finn, Washington Post, reports: GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Jan. 20 — In one of […]

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