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Why do they hate the the working class? The war on cheap groceries.

Posted by: Phineas on April 30, 2011 at 2:47 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Retail giant Walmart has in recent years moved into the grocery business, bringing its famous pricing power to fruits, vegetables and meats. Good for the consumer, right? You betcha, but some people aren’t happy. Smaller grocery retailers are upset, because they feel they can’t compete. Unions are mad because Walmart isn’t unionized. […]


Krauthammer on Obama and “leading from behind”

Posted by: Phineas on April 29, 2011 at 4:28 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I wrote about this amazing statement of an Obama Doctrine a few days ago. Well, it’s more accurate to say I sputtered in disbelief at it. In today’s Washington Post, Charles Krauthammer actually analyzes it in a penetrating article I could emulate only in my dreams. The whole piece is a must-read, […]


Creative smuggling: We build a fence, they fly over it

Posted by: Phineas on April 29, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Cartel smugglers may be walking pustules who profit by selling poison and wreak havoc on their own nation(1), but give hem credit for adaptability: Border-control advocates have been screaming for years about building a fence along the Mexican border? Fine The drug-smugglers will just find another way across — or over: The […]



Posted by: ST on April 29, 2011 at 11:49 am » Comments Off on LAT

Former Obama aides launch independent fundraising groups



Posted by: ST on April 29, 2011 at 11:47 am » Comments Off on NYDN

Trump dodged Vietnam War through medical deferment, not high draft number as he claimed


Marco Rubio

Posted by: ST on April 29, 2011 at 11:45 am » Comments Off on Marco Rubio

How America Must Respond to the Massacre in Syria


Nikki Haley

Posted by: ST on April 29, 2011 at 11:44 am » Comments Off on Nikki Haley

Obama’s Silence on Boeing Is Unacceptable


Ballot Box

Posted by: ST on April 29, 2011 at 11:42 am » Comments Off on Ballot Box

2012 White House hopefuls set for NH summit on jobs


Friday/Weekend Open Thread

Posted by: ST on April 29, 2011 at 11:40 am » 1 Comment

Got up early enough today to watch the royal nuptials and thought I’d have been able to get up a couple of posts already this morning but I’ve had some emergency issues pop up that have prevented me from being able to do much of anything else online outside of my early morning tweeting. And […]


Lara Logan: “For an extended period of time, they raped me with their hands”

Posted by: ST on April 28, 2011 at 7:15 pm » 19 Comments

The CBS News correspondent, who was viciously sexually assaulted back in February, spoke to the New York Times about her horrific ordeal: Lara Logan thought she was going to die in Tahrir Square when she was sexually assaulted by a mob on the night that Hosni Mubarak’s government fell in Cairo. Ms. Logan, a CBS […]