Daily Archives: April 1st, 2008 «

 

Ted Kennedy: environmental hypocrite

Posted by: ST on April 1, 2008 at 9:59 pm » 3 Comments

If there’s anything we’ve learned over the years about global warming alarmists, it’s their penchant for asking other people to do their part to conserve and/or invest in alternative forms of energy, so we can all “save the planet” before it’s “too late.” We’ve seen this from the likes of, among others, Al Gore, John […]

 

VIDEO: Obama goes bowling … for votes

Posted by: ST on April 1, 2008 at 9:19 pm » 5 Comments

I mentioned Obama’s bowling fiasco in an earlier post, and just found a video snippet: I actually felt some genuine sympathy for Obama after watching the video. He had to know going in that he was a lousy bowler, but gave it a go anyway … for votes, of course. In the end, the whole […]

 

Rep. Jim McDermott calls wiretap ruling against him a “victory for the First Amendment”

Posted by: ST on April 1, 2008 at 6:35 pm » 3 Comments

File this under “he said what?” Via The Hill: A federal judge has ruled that Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) can collect more than $1 million in legal fees in a lawsuit against Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.) over a taped phone call, the Associated Press reports. Boehner had sued McDermott for leaking a tape of […]

 

Breaking: Al Gore to run for president

Posted by: ST on April 1, 2008 at 2:23 pm » 2 Comments

Tired of all the infighting, the accusations of racism and sexism being thrown about by both camps, the allegations of “voter suppression,” the mudslinging in general, and worried that come time for the Democratic National Convention the nominaton issue still won’t be resolved, Al Gore announced today that he was throwing his hat into the […]

 

Hillary: The 2008 version of Rocky Balboa? (UPDATE: THE REAL “ROCKY” ENDORSED MCCAIN)

Posted by: ST on April 1, 2008 at 12:16 pm » 4 Comments

With her once-high poll numbers slipping in Pennsylvania, Hillary Clinton is pulling out all the stops to try to win over Keystone state voters which, as the NYT Caucus blog reports, apparently includes the adoption of the Rocky theme: PHILADELPHIA — Move over, Celine Dion. Hillary Rodham Clinton has a brand new theme song, and […]

 

I have something in common with Barack Obama

Posted by: ST on April 1, 2008 at 9:31 am » 1 Comment

We’re both absolutely awful at bowling. His bowling night is part of his Reinvention Tour 2008, where he tries desperately to connect with working class white voters, as Jonathan Cohn at TNR notes: For the last two weeks or so, as my colleagues can attest, I’ve been asking everybody I know whether they recalled ever […]