Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

The Washington Times, on Friday:

 George Soros is known for funding groups such as that seek to manipulate public opinion. So why is the billionaire’s backing of what he believes in problematic? In a word: transparency,” Investor’s Business

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

After a busy weekend, I’m just now starting to get caught up on things.  One of the things I noticed was that on Friday James Joyner posted this:

All signs point to France rejoining NATO’s military structure more than forty

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007


RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – A member of the state’s Commission of Immigration resigned Thursday, a few hours after Gov. Timothy M. Kaine was told about online videos showing the appointee condemning Israel and advocating “the jihad way.”Kaine learned of

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

Several people, including Jules Crittenden, have noted the New York Times column by world famous idiot Tom Friedman :

Tom Friedman: “9/11 has made us stupid.”

Sure has made some people stupid, no question.  Friedman is writing

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

If this isn’t yet another example of what health care would be like is run by the government…

 WASHINGTON —(AP)  Who cares if they’re free? Residents in the nation’s capital say the condoms being handed out have a serious problem.

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Eric Florack on September 30th, 2007

Today’s post surrounds CPL Clinton Warrick, a medic with the 2nd Platoon, 300th Military Police Company.

valor1sm.jpgCpl Warrick is a hero of the first order. You can go here to read about his story.

Project Hero, is a worthy

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davidl on September 30th, 2007

“There’s no such thing as a good war.”

Marine Corps aviator quoted by Ken Burns in his film “The War.” 

While there indeed may be no such thing as a good war, there is such a thing a a bad

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davidl on September 30th, 2007

 “My worst fears had come to pass not in Georgia, but in Washington, D.C., where I was being pursued not by bigots in white robes but by left-wing zealots draped in flowing sanctimony.”

Clarence Thomas, from Robert Barnes et al,

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Mike Allen is reporting Newt isn’t going to run.  The stated reason?

 Rick Tyler, Gingrich’s spokesman, said lawyers told Gingrich that dabbling in a presidential campaign could endanger the non-profit status of his group, American Solutions for Winning the Future,

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007
  • “Progressives” are badly mislabeled.  Mostly, by themselves.  Personally, I fail to see what progress there is in buckling to Islamo-Facists, who are fighting to turn the world back to the 14th century, in the name of ‘respecting their culture’. Yet,

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Just in case you’ve forgotten about Democrat William Jefferson, he of the new definition of “cold cash ” , his corruption case continues.

Before searching Rep. William J. Jefferson‘s New Orleans home in August 2005, FBI agents confronted him

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007


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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Wanna spend a few minutes being personally insulted by that unsuccessful abortion,  Kim Jung Il?

Yeah, I didn’t either, but it was funny.

BBCT: Michael Rubin 

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Eric Florack on September 29th, 2007

Henke makes mention of the Passing of John Berthoud.

bethoud.gifOf course, nobody can seem to get his age correct.  Reason Magazine lists him as 47.  The Washington Times says he was 45.

To get a better idea who he

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davidl on September 28th, 2007

John EdwardsUnlike I provide links.  Just how racist is John Edwards?  You view the video, and tell me.  James Taranto, Opinion Journal, has the transcript:

We start with the president of the United States saying to America, “We cannot

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