Daily Archives: February 1st, 2009 «

 

Congrats to the Steelers!

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 10:15 pm » 4 Comments

Final score: 27-23, after a thrilling fourth quarter. They become the first NFL team in history to win 6 Super Bowls. Nice work! Here was the game winner: Caption: Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Santonio Holmes (L) keeps both feet in the endzone as he beats Arizona Cardinals safety Aaron Francisco to catch the game winning […]

 

AP

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 10:04 pm » Comments Off

Senate GOP leaders say stimulus bill may not pass

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 10:03 pm » Comments Off

Republicans say Gregg won’t give Dems 60

 

LAT

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 10:01 pm » Comments Off

Obama preserves renditions as counter-terrorism tool

 

WaPo

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 9:59 pm » Comments Off

NFL Orders Retreat From War Metaphors

 

Where is your thank you, President Obama?

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 9:41 pm » 2 Comments

Fox News reports that President Obama is talking about how many American troops will be home from Iraq by the next Super Bowl: A “substantial” number of the 140,000 troops in Iraq will be able to return home by next year’s Super Bowl, President Obama said in an interview on Sunday before Super Bowl XLIII […]

 

Comments editor plug-in fixed

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 11:48 am » 4 Comments

I’m happy to report this morning that the comments editor issue in IE has been resolved, so if you view this site in IE now you can edit your comments for up to ten minutes after you post them (the feature was already working in other browsers). Do not thank me for this. ST reader […]

 

Super Bowl Sunday Open Thread

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 11:02 am » 17 Comments

Ok ya’ll – who is going to win this one? I’ve not read any of the sports talking head reports, but I suspect most bets are on the Steelers winning it all. Even if they do, you have to hand it to the Cards. Did anyone at all predict that the Cards would even come […]

 

A word on Obama’s interview with Al Arabiya

Posted by: ST on February 1, 2009 at 1:14 am » 7 Comments

I talked briefly on Friday about Obama’s interview he did with Al Arabiya earlier last week, but wanted to expand on it more tonight. First things first: How many of you think it was ok that the first interview he did as President of the United States was with a foreign media outlet? The left […]