From the daily archives: Monday, October 8, 2007

Ohio’s 5th congressional district has been held by the Republicans since 1939.

Recently, though, things started looking up for the Dems when BSB reported that Bob Latta and Steve Buehrer will “rip each other to pieces in the Republican primary”- leaving things open for the Democratic challenger.

“Nice thought”, thought I, Not believing it for a minute.

Then, today, I realized it just might happen.

That’s because I found out that Scott Pullins, asshole lawyer extraordinaire, is representing Latta!

And by “representing” I mean:

A. filing election complaints against Latta’s Republican-primary challenger


B. Making […]

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What is a dollar worth?

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What is a dollar worth? Not much, as this quite funny video from WallStrip shows.

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Wingnuts at it again

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Patrick Poole is busy slinging anti-Muslim rhetoric again, and RABid is only too eager to lap it up. Now, I’m just way too busy to pick apart this most recent article line-by-line (Update: IOW, I’m going to go ahead and assume it follows his typical pattern of drawing dubious conclusions from tenuous “evidence”), but allow me to point something out about Mr. Poole:

In 1999 FISA was eeeeeviil. In 2005, it’s a necessary tool on the WoT, and Bush’s use of it is no different than Clinton’s or Carter’s (which is a demonstrably false statement).

And there’s […]

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