Daily Archives: June 6th, 2012 «

 

Inevitable: Hitler finds out Gov. Walker won the Wisconsin recall

Posted by: Phineas on June 6, 2012 at 2:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas You knew it was coming. And, if you know me and watch to the end, you’ll see why I was laughing my head off: Figures we’d be the “last redoubt.” (Although, not to make Adolf’s day any worse, but we did have a good night last night, sending Republican Elizabeth Emken to […]

 

D-day: storming the castle — Updated

Posted by: Phineas on June 6, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas (Note: This is a re-posting and slight editing of a post I put up every D-Day.) Sixty-eight years ago today, American, British, Canadian, French, and Polish soldiers charged the gates of Hell — and won: Black Five put up an excellent roundup of D-Day posts from many blogs a few years ago. […]

 

Eugene Volokh

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2012 at 11:33 am » Comments Off

Awesome: Consulting on the Aaron Walker / Brett Kimberlin Case

 

T’graph

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2012 at 11:31 am » Comments Off

Scandal: Barbara Walters apologises over links to Syrian aide of Bashar al-Assad

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2012 at 11:27 am » Comments Off

Dissent: Summers Says Tax Cuts Should Be Extended

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2012 at 11:24 am » Comments Off

Sigh: Greece Warns of Going Broke as Tax Proceeds Dry Up

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2012 at 11:23 am » Comments Off

Shock: Health law exchanges might not spur insurer competition, study finds

 

#WIrecall: The Wisconsin state election graphic that says it all (UPDATED)

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2012 at 10:56 am » 9 Comments

Bask in the afterglow, people, BASK (via @ErickaAndersen): The graphic was taken from the Huffington Post Election results page, which you can view here On the more comedic end of things, watch this CNN interview from last night with a Tom Barrett supporter who was in tears, claiming, “democracy died tonight.” Comedy.Gold. Is it ok […]

 

#WIunion fails big in #WIrecall efforts

Posted by: ST on June 6, 2012 at 12:16 am » 5 Comments

Walker wins. Kleefisch wins. Comfortably. Three of the four GOP Senate seats have been called for the incumbents, with the last one expected to stay in GOP hands. Most startling statistic from tonight’s victory: over 30% of union households went for Walker, who gave a very gracious victory speech calling for unity. Quote of the […]