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Sick at Heart

Six people were shot down yesterday in Tucson … on a Saturday morning when they were out and about, simply living their lives.  They are: * John M. Roll, 63, a federal district court judge. * Gabriel Zimmerman, 30, Giffords’ … Continue reading

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Congratulations are Due …

… to RPE for: Finishing her thesis; and Sitting atop our men’s bracket! Oh yeah, and congratulations to West Virginia for upsetting John Calipari’s Wildcats … and to Baylor (for totally screwing up my bracket on the women’s side).  Ah … Continue reading

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A Little on the Drug-Addled, Pasty, Russian Nesting Doll Guy that the GOP Adores … Then We Move On

Saturday morning … last morning before we go back to daylight savings time.  I’m having some smooth, dark coffee and catching up on the news of the world while the sun comes up here. Scary times, as the economy’s woes … Continue reading

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Bipartisan Schmartisan

So the stimulus package has passed, as the sun rises on this beautiful Saturday morning.  It wouldn’t have, without the help of Arlen Specter, Olympia Snow, and Susan Collins – courageous, centrist Republicans in a sea of dissembling, disingenuous, faux … Continue reading

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Saturday's Address from POTUS and Other News

Obama is on the road pushing the stimulus package – and here’s his Saturday message.  While I remain somewhat mystified and somewhat uncomfortable with the banking end of things … the stimulus package seems a no-brainer to me.  As Robert … Continue reading

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… and Then There Was UConn

Yup, Auburn (“You can’t win if you can’t shoot“) lost to Georgia last night, leaving Andy Landers and Geno Auriemma both very happy.  Meanwhile, Angie Bjorklund and the Lady Vols gave Pat Summitt her 999th win … I get so … Continue reading

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Talk about lipstick on a pig!

Here’s my feedback from last night’s debate: First of all, pundits will say McCain had his “best” debate, and they’re right — all things being relative.  He really did have some good moments, made some salient points, and sounded reasonable … Continue reading

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Peevish McCain Loses More Ground

This is one of the creepiest things I’ve seen in awhile … at least since the last time I watched the Straight Talker for any length of time. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rkykrDu32Wo That one?  Really?  That soft, fake-friendly voice is downright threatening, don’t … Continue reading

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The Administration That Cried Wolf, McCain's Mental Status, the WPS, and Happy Birthday HollyCornblog!

Lots to write about today … and let me start with what’s been nagging at me ever since this whole Wall Street debacle became the latest national emergency.  I keep thinking, “What if this really is an emergency?  Bush certainly … Continue reading

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Beyond the Palin

I was catching up on some of my favorite blogs this morning and in The Field Negro I came upon this … a “rumor” that I suspect is very true … and is certainly in keeping with the persona that … Continue reading

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