Daily Archives: February 20th, 2012 «

 

Presidents Day: Remembering FDR’s victims

Posted by: Phineas on February 20, 2012 at 9:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Presidents Day is one of those weird holidays, a conflation of the birthday’s of two of our greatest presidents, Washington and Lincoln, into a nondescript Monday-off that not only honors those two, but the likes of… Millard Fillmore, Rutherford B. Hayes, and Jimmy Carter? Someone owes George and Abe an apology. Regardless, […]

 

It’s official: Mel Watt to seek #NC12 re-election

Posted by: ST on February 20, 2012 at 8:07 pm » 1 Comment

Despite rumors that suggested he was considering not running,  Rep. Mel Watt (D-NC12) filed today to seek an 11th term in the US House: “The congressional districts are being contested in the courts and could very well be changed,” Watt said in a statement. “This has already led some experienced members of our congressional delegation to […]

 

How is the VA abortion law “like rape” when abortion is VOLUNTARY?

Posted by: ST on February 20, 2012 at 6:42 pm » 10 Comments

Back story, via Jimmie Bise: Just when you thought the abortion debate couldn’t get any more silly and shrill, here comes the pro-abortion crew, screaming into the breach created by a new law in Virginia. First, let me hip you to the law itself. What the state did was to modify an already existing law […]

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on February 20, 2012 at 4:38 pm » Comments Off

2012 Watch: Worry over Mitt Romney sparks talk of Tampa

 

Gallup

Posted by: ST on February 20, 2012 at 4:37 pm » Comments Off

Poll: Americans Still Rate Iran Top U.S. Enemy

 

CBS News

Posted by: ST on February 20, 2012 at 4:33 pm » Comments Off

Video: Rising gas prices and the 2012 election

 

T’graph

Posted by: ST on February 20, 2012 at 4:32 pm » Comments Off

Wha? Test tube hamburgers to be served this year

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on February 20, 2012 at 4:30 pm » Comments Off

Same Ol’: Plouffe, Obama Aide, Lends Firm Hand to Campaign