From the daily archives: Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Very awkward moment caused by a supposed “Strict Constitutionalist”:

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With a $7 Billion budget deficit looming over Ohio, Governor Strickland proved last night that he willing to do whatever it takes to save taxpayer dollars.

While other politicians were living it up in swank DC hotels, Ted Strickland was sleeping on the floor of Ohio’s Washington, D.C. office.

He even washed his hair in the sink.

Not THAT is commitment.

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The White House Blog?

On January 20, 2009 By

In case there was any doubt whatever that we were entering a new era:

Email updates appear to be jammed at the moment though:

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Bush is out, and Barack Obama is now our President. It’ll be nice to have grown-ups in charge of government again. Time to get to work.

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We Are Witness

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As a child I was always extremely intrigued and slightly jealous of those who grew up in the 60s. Those who got to say they were there when the struggle for civil rights was being fought for. Those who witnessed the immense changes that were happening in our country. I always wished I could have said I was there. I daydreamed about what I would do in those times.

I always wondered what it was like to be in any watershed moment of our country.

Today, we are witness to one of those events.

It arrives on the […]

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I was completing my annual Department of Defense Information Assurance Awareness training this morning – required for access to DoD computing resources – and in the segment about phishing, they were mentioning that one of the goals of phishing was identity theft. They showed a California drivers license for a “John Doe” with a blurry photo on it… of Tom Delay’s mugshot.

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