Daily Archives: November 8th, 2012 «

 

Gabby Giffords, husband address Jared Lee Loughner in court

Posted by: ST on November 8, 2012 at 10:00 pm » 2 Comments

Good for them: Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) and her husband confronted the man who nearly took her life at an emotional court session on Thursday in Arizona. Giffords’s husband, former astronaut Mark Kelly, directly addressed Jared Lee Loughner about his actions in the shooting rampage that killed six people and wounded 13 others. “By […]

 

The 2nd Term #KardashianPresidency gets underway: Biden to star in sitcom

Posted by: ST on November 8, 2012 at 8:31 pm » 12 Comments

Priorities: Among the truly minor questions settled by Tuesday’s presidential election was this one: Would Joe Biden get a chance to play a winner on a sitcom? The answer is yes. With the race won, a guest appearance by Mr. Biden on the NBC comedy “Parks and Recreation,” filmed way back in July, can finally […]

 

Miami Herald

Posted by: ST on November 8, 2012 at 7:25 pm » Comments Off

Final: Romney campaign: We lost Florida

 

CNBC

Posted by: ST on November 8, 2012 at 7:21 pm » Comments Off

Change: Boeing Announces Big Layoffs in Defense Division

 

Philly.com

Posted by: ST on November 8, 2012 at 7:20 pm » Comments Off

Raacism: Vote was astronomical for Obama in some Philadelphia wards

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on November 8, 2012 at 7:12 pm » Comments Off

Disturbing: Iran fired at unarmed US drone, Pentagon says

 

CBS LV

Posted by: ST on November 8, 2012 at 7:11 pm » Comments Off

Oh My: Vegas Employer: Obama Won, So I Fired 22 Employees

 

Guest Post: a view of the election from an Austrian conservative

Posted by: Phineas on November 8, 2012 at 6:52 pm » 16 Comments

**Posted by Phineas (A friend of mine in Vienna is of a rare breed: a limited-government conservative living in the heart of the EU social democracy. Several of us were writing back and forth today about the election, and someone suggested her letter was worth making into a guest-post. I agreed, and she kindly gave […]

 

Quote of the Day: fading exceptionalism edition

Posted by: Phineas on November 8, 2012 at 1:00 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Roger Kimball of PJM (who, like me, has egg all over his face from predicting a big win for Romney) heard from an English friend after the election and shared this excerpt from the email: You just don’t care about being a Great Power any longer. That’s what this is about. The world […]