Daily Archives: April 15th, 2008 «

 

It’s just over four hours til midnight … (TUES OPEN THREAD)

Posted by: ST on April 15, 2008 at 7:53 pm » 6 Comments

… here on the east coast. Do you have your taxes done yet? No? Maybe it’s time for a drink to get you through the evening. I understand this lady might have a few recommendations for ya: Need a little humor to get you through the evening? Ed Morrisey’s got it covered. Or, you could […]

 

VIDEO: Rep. Sue Myrick honors retired wrestler Ric Flair on House floor

Posted by: ST on April 15, 2008 at 7:38 pm » 1 Comment

Flair, known as “The Nature Boy” in wrestling circles, retired two weeks ago from the world of professional wrestling after a career that spanned nearly four decades. He wasn’t born in North Carolina but has lived in Charlotte for most of his life, and had a huge fan following. He’s also a constituent of staunch […]

 

Senate Democrats have trouble with numbers

Posted by: ST on April 15, 2008 at 6:48 pm » 2 Comments

I don’t know whether to laugh, scream, cry and/or all of the above after seeing this (h/t: Jon Henke). The only thing I can add to Duane Patterson’s commentary about how two Senate leaders asserted over a month ago a higher Republican filibuster number and are now asserting that it’s lower is that I’m sure […]

 

More on Jimmy Carter’s meeting with Hamas “leader”

Posted by: ST on April 15, 2008 at 1:11 pm » 5 Comments

A few days ago, I blogged about the disgraceful Jimmy Carter’s plans to meet with Hamas “leader” Khaled Meshal, in spite of the condemnations of many in Washington, DC. Senators Clinton and Obama issued tepid statements indicating they merely “disagreed” with Carter. Obama even went so far refused to criticize Carter, stating that it was […]

 

Are you bitter? Vote now!

Posted by: ST on April 15, 2008 at 10:35 am » 8 Comments

With the controversy surrounding Barack Obama’s comments about “bitter” Pennsylvanians he made to a m/billionaire shindig a couple of Sundays ago still getting major play in both the blogosphere and media, the LA Times Top of the Ticket blog is conducting a poll to determine how many people out there are bitter versus those who […]