From the daily archives: Wednesday, October 11, 2006

I’m a big Olbermann fan. He hits another home run, this time on Habeas Corpus and the Military Commissions Act, full of all kinds of snark.

Interestingly, despite the urgent rush to get this through Congress to “protect Americans”, two weeks later and it still hasn’t been signed into law.

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When in doubt, throw some red meat at the base.

J. Kenneth Blackwell appears ready to jump-start his stalled campaign for governor by returning to the strategy that secured him the Republican nomination on May 2.

Trailing by double digits in the polls and lagging in major newspaper endorsements four weeks before the Nov. 7 election, Blackwell said yesterday that he plans to wage the rest of the campaign on tax cuts and his stands against abortion rights and same-sex marriage.

Unfortunately for Krazy Kenny, the base is starting to wise up to the fact that they are […]

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RAB posted this video last night – a “commercial” by David Zucker claiming that… well, I’ll let you watch it first, before I tear it to shreds.

Other than the insulting and obviously incorrect assertions that liberals are interested in “coddling terrorists” and “making nice”, the ad completely ignores the facts when it claims that Democrats “treat national security like a game”. So let’s run down the facts.

In 1989, DPRK begins their weapons program in the wake of declining Soviet power. The offical US position is that if DPRK comes into full compliance with the NPT (of […]

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Homemakers for Blackwell

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Elizabeth A Arkley, an 18 year old student from Eureka, California contributed $10,000 to the blackwell campaign this year. She also donated $44,600 to Schwarzenegger’s campaign in California.

Holy crap!

That’s over 5 years’ salary for a person working full time in Ohio at minimum wage ($5.15/hour)!

But- if it makes you feel any better- Liz isn’t some super-star, child-prodigy investor…

She probably doesn’t even know about the contribution-

which was actually made by her father: Robin Arkley, “a foreclosure magnate from Eureka California” and “a well-known conservative commentator” on California radio.

This is just one of MANY, MANY contributions […]

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