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NYT outdoes itself this weekend

Posted by: ST on November 30, 2008 at 9:19 pm » 2 Comments

The Obama Love continues on the pages of the NYT,


Maybe there’s justice in the world after all

Posted by: ST on November 30, 2008 at 7:48 pm » 7 Comments

Is Rosie ‘Elisabeth Hasselbeck is a warmonger!‘ O’Donnell calling it quits from TV altogether? After the debut of her Wednesday night variety show last week flopped, a dejected Rosie posted on her blog this weekend thta maybe TV gigs weren’t in the cards for her anymore. Hoping, praying … Prior: Rosie, you need some serious […]


Panthers at the Packers (UPDATE: PANTHERS WIN 35-31)

Posted by: ST on November 30, 2008 at 11:16 am » 28 Comments

After last week’s humiliating 45-28 loss to division rival Atlanta, the Cats will be looking go rebound today when they play the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. The Packers, too, will be looking to turn things around after the 51-29 drubbing they received from New Orleans last Monday. Wisconsin ST reader and Cheesehead steveegg […]


Chris Matthews to run for Senate in PA?

Posted by: ST on November 30, 2008 at 10:43 am » 4 Comments

Apparently he wasn’t kidding when he said he thought it was his “job” to help the Obama adminstration succeed: HARRISBURG, Pa. – A Pennsylvania Democratic party leader says MSNBC pundit Chris Matthews may be considering a run for U.S. Senate in 2010. The Patriot-News of Harrisburg reports Matthews met with state party leaders this past […]


Quick note

Posted by: ST on November 29, 2008 at 8:15 pm » 7 Comments

Just wanted to let you know that I haven’t fallen off the planet. I’ve been spending the weekend with la familia, finishing up some Christmas shopping, and helping out with decorating two different houses. Blogging will be light tomorrow, and will return to the normal schedule on Monday. Please feel free to utilize this as […]


Welcome to Bush’s world, President-elect Obama

Posted by: ST on November 28, 2008 at 4:35 pm » 1 Comment

The top headlines, via Drudge: DAY 3: TERROR AT THE TAJ… Gunmen seemed to be sure of hotel terrain… Staff emerge as heroes… Troops battle to end Mumbai siege… Explosives found at hotel… Commandos storm Jewish Center… Rabbi and wife killed… ‘Still not under control’… India points the finger at Pakistan… British citizens among killers? […]


Things to be thankful for

Posted by: ST on November 27, 2008 at 8:56 am » 7 Comments

Being political junkies, we tend to do a lot of worrying, debating, and complaining over the year, but Thanksgiving gives us a chance to take a time out to say the “thanks” we sometimes forget to say when we need to. I am thankful for, among other things,: – having a loving family & friends […]


Safe travels (OPEN THREAD)

Posted by: ST on November 26, 2008 at 1:46 pm » 15 Comments

Just wanted to wish readers of this blog safe travels if they’re driving or flying to their Thanksgiving destinations today. If you’re hosting Thanksgiving, good luck with all the cooking and handling all the family and friends you have over I’m tying up a few loose ends here at the 8-5, and hope to be […]


Relax, lefties! Part 2

Posted by: ST on November 26, 2008 at 11:13 am » 1 Comment

As I noted last night, there are more than a few liberals out there who are “concerned” over the belief that Obama has supposedly not thrown a bone to progressives since winning the election over two weeks ago. Well, worry not, lefties – as Ilya Somin notes, Obama via his Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel […]


Loony liberal watch

Posted by: ST on November 25, 2008 at 9:31 pm » 7 Comments

Hey, Barack Obama’s been elected – what the heck do we need Bush around for anymore? Late last week, Chris Matthews – who infamously declared shortly after the election that it was his “job” to help the incoming Obama administration succeed – called for Obama to just go ahead and step into the role of […]