Daily Archives: January 23rd, 2007 «

 

Comment thread: The President’s State of the Union address and the Dem response to it

Posted by: ST on January 23, 2007 at 8:58 pm » 18 Comments

Drudge has ‘exclusive’ copies of both tonight’s SOTU speech and Senator Jim Webb’s upcoming response to it. The President will be on to give the speech in just a few mins. I’m going downstairs to watch it and I must say I feel slightly nauseous at the thought of potential Dem childish antics tonight during […]

 

Why I would not support Senator Chuck Hagel for president

Posted by: ST on January 23, 2007 at 6:52 pm » 6 Comments

Read this interview he did with GQ (GQ!?) to find out why. It could have just as easily been Harry Reid or Ted Kennedy making those statements. Hat tip: Anne Schroeder at The Politico (a new political site you should bookmark/blogroll, BTW)

 

Lawmakers with family serving in Iraq

Posted by: ST on January 23, 2007 at 12:50 pm » Comments Off

The USA Today published a piece today about members of Congress who have loved ones serving in Iraq: At least nine members of Congress have sons or daughters who have served in Iraq, according to the U.S. Senate Library. A tenth, Sen. John McCain, faces the possibility that his youngest son, Jimmy, will go there […]

 

LA Times stoops lower than low in editorial calling for ‘re-upping’ Vietnam veterans for the Iraq war

Posted by: ST on January 23, 2007 at 10:09 am » 10 Comments

Absoultely disgusting. Agree? Let them know what you think: To cancel your subscription, call 1-800-252-9141. You can email the the editorial writer at paul.whitefield@latimes.com and/or write the “reader’s rep” at readers.rep@latimes.com. Hat tip: Hugh Hewitt

 

Last night’s “24″

Posted by: ST on January 23, 2007 at 9:28 am » 11 Comments

If you have not yet watched last night’s episode yet, please don’t continue reading this post as it contains spoilers. . . . . . . Ok, I’ve got a couple of questions for long-time “24″ watchers: is this the first time Jack’s father and brother have been in an episode? If not, has his […]