Archive for November 20th, 2008

Election officials, engaged in a recount, must consider voter intent on many ballots in the Al Franken/Norm Coleman race. Most are pretty obvious, many are funny. But I think the laws are written wrong – if it were up to me, the test would be, “if there are reasonable grounds for confusion, throw the ballot […]


Newt Toot

20Nov08

Ya gotta love the guy.


Bail: Out

20Nov08

There’s no bailout, just yet, for the car makers. But after their smarmy performance yesterday in Congressional hearings, and all the huffing and puffing from congress, it feels like Pelosi and Reid are preparing to cave in. * Reid says will give automakers another opportunity to make their case to Congress, submit plan by December […]


The cost of operating private jets is astronomical. But the flights the CEO’s of the Native American Car Makers took to Washington this week might turn out to be the most expensive in history. The CEOs of the big three automakers flew to the nation’s capital yesterday in private luxurious jets to make their case […]


Barack built his early campaign around the phony notion that he was an anti-war candidate. Even though he’d never done anything to demonstrate leadership against the war, he did give an anti-Iraq war speech once – when he was a state senator, and nobody much cared what he thought. That was enough for the moonbats, […]


Racial Bacteria

20Nov08

In the car, listening to Rush. He goes to commercials, so I switch over to the NPR station in Boston to see what they’re up to. They have a show on hosted by Robin Young – it must be a locally produced show, as I remember her from Boston TV/radio 30 years ago. She’s doing […]