Daily Archives: February 24th, 2009 «

 

Viking Pundit

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 11:12 pm » Comments Off

VIDEO: The Crisis of Credit Visualized

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 8:30 pm » Comments Off

Burris refuses Durbin’s request to resign

 

AP

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 8:27 pm » 1 Comment

SF Chronicle in danger of being sold or closing

 

Obama speech open thread (MINI-LIVEBLOGGING)

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 8:21 pm » 17 Comments

11:00 PM: The AP (gasp) factchecks Obama’s speech. 10:40 PM: What is with the Fox panel – especially Juan Williams? I though Jindal gave a good response (transcript here).  He’s definitely not a rhetorical master like Obama, but he’s not a habitual flubster like President Bush was, either. – I see some others were disappointed […]

 

President Obama news briefs

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 7:30 pm » 5 Comments

As we breathlessly await our President’s “Reaganesque” first primetime speech before Congress in his administration, let’s take a look at some Obama headlines making the news today: Of course, no day during the Obama administration would be complete without some WH “official” making claims that equate to our President looking like Superman. Today, one senior […]

 

Meet the “92% Group”

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 3:08 pm » 1 Comment

They’re mad as hell over Obama’s Homeowner Affordability and Stability Plan, and they’re not gonna take it anymore. Via Tom Maguire.

 

Gallup

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 3:01 pm » Comments Off

Obama’s approval rating dips 10% in one month – loses 8% among independents

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 2:46 pm » 1 Comment

Obama spox describes upcoming speech as “Reaganesque”

 

Toby Harnden

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 2:44 pm » 1 Comment

How politics works: Senator Christopher Dodd and his cosy Irish cottage

 

Bottled water for he, but not for thee

Posted by: ST on February 24, 2009 at 12:44 pm » 3 Comments

Your Tuesday afternoon funny (h/t: ST reader CQM): This week, the City Insider spotted an almost empty case of bottled water in the back of Mayor Gavin Newsom’s hybrid sport utility vehicle as it was parked in front of City Hall. At least one full bottle of Crystal Geyser Alpine Spring Water remained under the […]