Daily Archives: December 9th, 2008 «

 

Obama’s Senate seat for sale on Ebay

Posted by: ST on December 9, 2008 at 9:56 pm » 2 Comments

… sort of. It’s been taken down now, but the Seattle Post-Intelligencer managed to snag a screencap of it. In the end, the actual item wasn’t of Obama’s Senate seat, but instead of something related: Update: The real bid item is hidden down page. “You are bidding on ONE printed photograph of Rod Blagojevich, which […]

 

A great gift for the conservative male in your life

Posted by: ST on December 9, 2008 at 7:54 pm » 11 Comments

What could be better to give a guy you care for than a monthly pictorial 2009 calendar of some of the smartest, wittiest conservative women in America? Get yours here! If it’s a gift you give to your hubby or boyfriend, once they open it up and start flipping through it, just make sure to […]

 

Team Barry begins to throw the Chicago machine under the bus

Posted by: ST on December 9, 2008 at 6:53 pm » 10 Comments

And in the process, they contradict themselves … twice. Jake Tapper reports: “Obviously like the rest of the people of Illinois I am saddened and sobered by the news that came out of the US attorney’s office today,” said President-elect Obama this afternoon in Chicago, speaking of the criminal complaint against Democratic Gov. Rod Blagojevich […]

 

Who is “Senate Candidate Number 5″?

Posted by: ST on December 9, 2008 at 4:01 pm » 5 Comments

From the affidavit against Blagojevich: According to the affidavit, one candidate for the senate seat, identified as Senate Candidate 5, promised to “raise money” for Blagojevich. The governor described, in a recorded call, an earlier approach by an associate of Senate Candidate 5. “We were approached ‘pay to play.’ That, you know he’d raise me […]

 

Tuesday open thread

Posted by: ST on December 9, 2008 at 1:44 pm » 1 Comment

I’m having a busy afternoon here at the 8-5 … I’ll be back tonight. In the meantime, don’t miss this heartwarming story about two puppies who kept a lost 3 year-old boy warm for several hours until he was found by the authorities this past weekend. The story gives a whole new meaning to the […]

 

Big time troubles for Ill. Governor Rod Blagojevich

Posted by: ST on December 9, 2008 at 10:43 am » 17 Comments

Another Illinois corruptocrat taken into custody: WASHINGTON – Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was arrested Tuesday on charges of conspiring to get financial benefits through his authority to appoint a U.S. senator to fill the vacancy left by Barack Obama’s election as president. According to a federal criminal complaint, Blagojevich also was charged with illegally threatening […]