Daily Archives: December 28th, 2006 «

 

North Carolina state bar files ethics complaint against Durham DA Mike Nifong

Posted by: ST on December 28, 2006 at 6:02 pm » 21 Comments

The AP has the story: The North Carolina bar filed an ethics complaint Thursday against the prosecutor in the Duke lacrosse case, accusing him of breaking four rules of professional conduct when speaking to the reporters about the sensational case. The punishment for ethics violations can range from admonishment to disbarment. Among the rules District […]

 

Big gov’t Johnny announces plans to run for prez

Posted by: ST on December 28, 2006 at 5:23 pm » 27 Comments

The theme? Eliminating poverty via big government programs. Via the Wall Street Journal: After the 2004 election, Mr. Edwards became director of the Center on Poverty, Work and Opportunity at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he has solicited policy ideas for fighting poverty. He previewed his emerging antipoverty program most comprehensively […]

 

Creating absolute moral authority: Mediots take the time to point out that Gerald Ford opposed the Iraq war

Posted by: ST on December 28, 2006 at 3:55 pm » 8 Comments

Former president Gerald Ford has not even been buried yet and already the media can’t resist glomming on to Bob Woodward’s exclusive interview with Ford, done in 2004, where Ford essentially said he opposed the Iraq war: Former president Gerald R. Ford said in an embargoed interview in July 2004 that the Iraq war was […]

 

The reception Jon Carry received in Iraq

Posted by: ST on December 28, 2006 at 3:33 pm » 5 Comments

WDAY’s Scott Hennen has a photo and report from a friend of his who is serving in Iraq on the reception Senator John Kerry received in Iraq. Hey Senator, have you gotten the message yet that the troops don’t want you “stuck in Irak” with them – ever? BTW, this isn’t the first time Kerry’s […]