Daily Archives: December 1st, 2010 «

 

Reuters

Posted by: ST on December 1, 2010 at 9:54 pm » Comments Off

US Ready to Back Bigger EU Stability Fund: Official

 

Mediaite

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Pentagon Spokesman: We Could Have Shut Down WikiLeaks, But We Decided Not To

 

Post Carbon

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Obama administration reimposes offshore oil drilling ban

 

Hey, y’all :)

Posted by: ST on December 1, 2010 at 9:38 pm » 6 Comments

Been a little busy this afternoon and evening – the evening with starting on the Christmas decor both inside and outside of the house. Here are a few pictures I took of the way the lights outside look, and how my Christmas tree looks. How many of you already have your Christmas decorations up?

 

Getting it backwards: the legislative veto

Posted by: Phineas on December 1, 2010 at 4:18 pm » 6 Comments

At Hot Air, Ed Morrissey writes about the efforts of the Republican minority in the Senate to defeat the Environmental Protection Agency’s efforts to gain via regulation what the environmental left couldn’t achieve via legislation: a cap-and-trade system and other onerous, economy killing “environmental” regulations. Their strategy involves the use of a little known procedure […]

 

We have all the best toys, Infantry edition

Posted by: Phineas on December 1, 2010 at 12:53 pm » 2 Comments

For thousands of years, soldiers have known that taking cover is a good idea: the enemy might not see you or, at the very least, the cover would make you harder to hurt. Those have been the rules since before the first cities had been built. That is, until the US Army decided to rewrite […]

 

Senate GOP to Democrats: Stop playing games during the lame-duck session

Posted by: ST on December 1, 2010 at 11:14 am » 5 Comments

With the recent swearing in of Illinois Republican Senator Mark Kirk, the GOP now has 42 Senators – and all 42 are flexing their muscles in giving Senate Democrats an ultimatum on extending the Bush tax cuts before the end of the year: Every Senate Republican has signed onto a letter vowing to block all Democratic-backed legislation […]

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on December 1, 2010 at 9:26 am » Comments Off

Judge upholds healthcare reform law

 

AP

Posted by: ST on December 1, 2010 at 9:26 am » 2 Comments

 Interpol Seeks WikiLeaks Founder Assange as U.S. Cuts Access to Files

 

WaPo

Posted by: ST on December 1, 2010 at 9:25 am » Comments Off

TSA: All fliers are now checked