Daily Archives: February 2nd, 2009 «

 

24 – 2pm til 3pm open thread

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 8:53 pm » 3 Comments

Time for another wild ride with Jack Bauer and the gang on 24 …

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 7:23 pm » 1 Comment

Holder confirmed as Attorney General

 

Esquire

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 6:41 pm » Comments Off

David Plouffe: The Man Who Made Obama

 

NB

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 6:39 pm » Comments Off

Mike Malloy: GOP ‘Needs To Be Executed’ ASAP

 

Team Obama has been in “discreet talks” with Iran and Syria … for months

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 6:29 pm » 6 Comments

So much for Obama’s “one president at a time” stance! In related news, the HuffPo reports that General Petraeus and Def. Sec. Gates have both been pushing back on Obama’s desire to withdraw all combat brigades out of Iraq within 16 months: WASHINGTON, Feb 2 (IPS) – CENTCOM commander Gen. David Petraeus, supported by Defence […]

 

Monday open thread

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 1:19 pm » 3 Comments

I’ll be back later this afternoon/evening, ya’ll.

 

Let’s imagine for a moment …

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 11:10 am » 12 Comments

… that it had been President Bush making fun of a celebrity’s weight on national TV prior to the Super Bowl, instead of President Obama. Do you think we’d still be waiting for the AP, Reuters, and all the other major news outlets to report specifically on those comments while at the same time finding […]

 

On Daschle’s tax issues, and media double standards

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 10:14 am » 3 Comments

Ed Morrissey says it best: At some point, this nomination has to be more trouble than it’s worth. After all, no one will buy the notion that Daschle’s “uniquely qualified” for the HHS position as some did with Geithner at Treasury. The HHS position is a payback for Daschle’s support in the primaries, and Obama […]

 

Dorothy Rabinowitz

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 9:42 am » Comments Off

Obama’s “Amazing Grace” act wearing thin already

 

Karl at Patterico’s

Posted by: ST on February 2, 2009 at 9:10 am » Comments Off

Does Andrew Sullivan now support “torture”?