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Happy B-day JBD … and A Coupla Other Things!

Yup … one of the 3 Blitzen Babes has a birthday today (as does SirHitsAlot’s dad).  It’s a special day … and we wish them both a wonderful year! Down in AZ, I see that Jan Brewer is standing tall … Continue reading

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Day Two, 2009

Good January Morning!  It is bitter, bitter cold here as dawn etches the horizon’s edge with wan light.  Here’s a sunset photo shared by HollyCornblog yesterday … the sunset light hitting the hulking wreck off the Cape May, NJ shoreline.  … Continue reading

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Sunday Sundries … Before the Great Migration

I’m going to be migrating everything from my old computer to my new one in just a wee bit … so am posting somewhat quickly now.  Hopefully you’ll hear from me again. If not, you’ll know that things went badly … Continue reading

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Saturday Stuff (Sorry – No Good Title This Morning)

This video by the other Sarah is to die for!  (Jimmy Kimmel, what were you thinking????) httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgHHX9R4Qtk And here’s another offering (thanks for this, too, BJE), on the ultimate cruelty of the Palin pick.  It’s a good read – and … Continue reading

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If Anyone is Having a Worse Week Than the US Economy, It Just Might Be John McCain

Watch Josh Marshall from TPM for a nice look at some details about John McCain’s not-very-good week (and why he’s been backpedaling from little things like debates).  And Palin just continues to amaze … httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YDdR7YqWZ8s&feature=user Here’s the text of a … Continue reading

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The Palin Rally That No One is Reporting About

Why aren’t we reading about the real Palin rally that took place this weekend in Alaska?  That would be this one … httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGvKy-5yFz8&feature=related … the one that was spontaneously organized and grew by leaps and bounds as the word spread … Continue reading

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Palin Horse, Palin Rider

Okay, I’m running out of clever Palin titles – so it’s time for her to remove her name from the ticket. Thanks, Stephen, for your info-filled, speculative post yesterday.  I had been trying to put aside my ongoing questions about … Continue reading

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Palin and Gustav Ring in a New Month

Hurricane Gustav is bearing down on Louisiana in an eerie replay, nearly to the day, of Katrina three years ago. The powers that be have learned from some of their mistakes, evacuating people by the thousands and generally being much … Continue reading

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Beulah's Match Report and Other News of the USWNT and Beyond

Here’s Beulah’s match report. I’m always so pleased when one or two things I noticed show up in Beulah’s write-up! I continue to be impressed with HAO’s play – and was also very glad to see Mitts playing more like … Continue reading

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A Little Louis Armstrong (or Some Paper Clips) With Your Coffee This Morning!

I stumbled on this offering by Josh Marshall on the TPM website and wanted to share the song Louis Armstrong & Jack Teagarden singing Rockin’ Chair at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1958), as well as the info about all … Continue reading

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