Daily Archives: September 8th, 2010 «

 

Wednesday Open Thread

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 6:30 pm » 4 Comments

I’m kinda sorta taking the night off. Will Tweet a bit on and off but other than that, it’s Be-Lazy-On-The-Couch-In-Front-Of-The-TV night.

 

AFP

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 5:23 pm » Comments Off

Climate: New study slashes estimate of icecap loss

 

B’berg

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 5:21 pm » Comments Off

Airport `Naked Image’ Scanners May Get Privacy Upgrades

 

Plain Dealer

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 5:18 pm » Comments Off

Tri-C students recruited to fill the seats for Obama’s appearance

 

Just how corrupt is the Congressional Black Caucus? Part two

Posted by: Phineas on September 8, 2010 at 1:41 pm » 5 Comments

A follow-up to this story:  It seems Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson was a lot more directly involved than she has admitted in funneling scholarship money meant for poor children to her own relatives: Letters bearing Eddie Bernice Johnson’s signature ask that scholarship money be sent directly to her grandsons Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson apparently asked […]

 

It’s official: Democrats are hurting Andy Griffith’s reputation

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 9:28 am » 16 Comments

Bad news for America’s favorite sheriff: Andy Griffith – star of the Andy Griffith Show, a Manteo resident and noted endorser of Democratic causes and candidates – has seen his approval ratings plummet, according to a poll published Tuesday by Raleigh-based Public Policy Polling. The Democratic pollster found that Griffith’s approval rating has fallen 25 […]

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 7:59 am » Comments Off

Health Insurers Plan Hikes

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 7:57 am » Comments Off

Obama Against a Compromise on Extension of Bush Tax Cuts

 

Big Govt

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 7:55 am » Comments Off

Boxer Tied to Dubious Waters Cash-for-Endorsement Scheme

 

PJM

Posted by: ST on September 8, 2010 at 7:54 am » Comments Off

Small Sample of Philly Voter Rolls Reveals Hundreds of Ineligible Names