From the daily archives: Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Jean Schmidt: Iraq Loves KFC…

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Man is this chick stupid. But don’t take my word for it. Please- watch the video…

Painful, no?

It’s hard to tell if she is trying to confuse the viewer- or if she is just confused herself.

I’m guessing it’s a little of both.

Anyway- these seem to be the main points she is making:

1. In EYE-rack** there is a lot of violence- but only in certain communities

2. that’s because only a “handful” of people “there” hate us

3. the rest LOVE us- and our clothes and music and food- “KFC is growing by leaps and bounds”!


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Governor Ted Strickland was in Washington yesterday for the winter meeting of the National Governors Association- where he helped push the Bush administration to provide more cash to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program.

George, of course, just wanted to talk about the war.

When asked about the cut in funding proposed by his recent budget- and how it would mean that some kids wouldn’t be covered- Bush told the Governors that it was a “management problem” i.e. “You guys figure it out- I need the money for my war”.

Next time, I’d like to see the governors tell […]

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I Want My M(ccain)TV!

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The latest Rasmussen Poll has McCain down to 17% (versus 33% for Giuliani)… but don’t count him out just yet.

McCain has a new plan to win over the kids: McCainTV….

Veoh Networks Teams up with Senator John McCain to Launch the Presidential Candidate’s Campaign Channel
Tuesday February 27, 10:19 am ET
Channel Will Feature Video From the Campaign Trail, McCain Messages and Information Straight Through the 2008 Election

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Veoh Networks (, the leading pioneer in Internet Television, and Senator John McCain today announced that it has officially launched the Senator John McCain […]

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Obama hits Miranova
By Dan Williamson / February 15, 2007
Hosted by Blackwell backer: The candidate will press the flesh in the condo of Donna and Larry James

Barack Obama just announced his presidential campaign Saturday and already has lined up some corporate support in Columbus.

A Columbus fundraiser later this month for the senator from Illinois is being co-hosted by three folks from Nationwide Insurance as well as the president and chief operating officer of American Electric Power.

State Sen. Eric Kearney, an Obama supporter, sounded mildly impressed this week with the […]

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Sexy Rexy

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So, I’m really run down (which is why the blogging volume is lower than normal), and this isn’t remotely topical or timely, but damn, is it ever funny. “F-k it. I’m throwing it downfield.” (Warning: If Amanda Marcotte’s language makes you clutch your pearls, stay away from this one. Far far away.)

You gotta unleash the dragon.

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