Daily Archives: February 19th, 2009 «

 

We knew this was coming, right?

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 7:38 pm » 9 Comments

Opposition to Obama’s policies, in this case, the stimulus package=racism. Just ask Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-SC). Will President Obama issue a statement declaring how he strongly disagrees with Rep. Clyburn’s “assessment” or will he let the accusation go unanswered? He was perfectly willing to fan the flames of racism last year when it suited his […]

 

Fin. Times

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 6:58 pm » Comments Off

UN: Iran holds enough uranium for bomb

 

“Chicago Tea Party” re: the stimulus bill?

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 6:38 pm » 17 Comments

Heck yeah, I’m all for it! Here’s part of the transcript, via Tom Blumer: Becky Quick, in studio: …. Rick have you been listening (to the previous conversation)? Rick Santelli, on trading floor: Listening to it? I’ve been just glued to it because Mr. Ross has nailed it. You know, the government is promoting bad […]

 

The Swamp

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 6:24 pm » Comments Off

NYT “settles” with Vicki Iseman

 

AP

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 6:17 pm » Comments Off

No Katrina $ from Obama? Where’s the outrage?

 

Priceless story of the day

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 6:11 pm » 2 Comments

My friend and fellow Charlottean Bruce at the Gay Patriot blog called Senator Kay Hagen’s DC office today to ask, point blank, whether or not the Senator felt he was a “coward” as per AG Holder’s description of Americans on the issue of race. Here’s the response he got (emphasis his): [...] given the fact […]

 

Thurs Open Thread

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 2:11 pm » Comments Off

I’ll be back tonight, ya’ll.

 

Howie Kurtz

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 2:10 pm » Comments Off

How Low Will Newspapers’ Ad Revenues Go?

 

CNN

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 2:09 pm » Comments Off

Spokesman for embattled Sen. Burris resigns

 

About the “Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board”

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2009 at 11:04 am » 8 Comments

I touched on this topic briefly yesterday, but today Byron York’s got an in-depth report on what’s being called “the RAT board” – something that was buried deep in the stimulus bill that President Obama has now signed into law (via Dan Riehl): You’ve heard a lot about the astonishing spending in the $787 billion […]