Monday, January 21, 2008

Some quick links

Sekula-Gibbs being called on her abortion switch.

Greenwald: NYT reporter not liberal on the Iraq war and the only thing the surge accomplished is make sure our troops aren't coming home.

Reason: Lew Rockwell wrote Ron Paul's many objectionable newsletters. Raw prejudice brought in more money.

Billionaires for Bush Romney plans to spend $250 million.

Nation Popular Vote bills now in effect in two states. About to pass in six more. Seven more have passed in the appropriate committee. Will the electoral college be bypassed this year in favor of the popular vote winner? No, probably not until 2012 unless a candidate gets behind this now. Tip: introduce a resolution at your party convention.

Sibel UK Headline 2. THE FBI has been accused of lying and covering up a key case file detailing evidence against corrupt U.S. government officials and their dealings with foreign spy networks stealing our nuclear secrets.

Huckabee: "I'm having to reach down deep and swallow my Arkansas pride, and it is taking everything in me to be able to say this, but, folks, Texas may just have to save this Arkansas boy and put us over the top in March of this year."

More on Huck and Chuck in Navasota.

Local Republican politician's unbelievable statements this week.

Jonathan Chait on who's more electable - Hillary or Obama? (My answer - John Edwards, here's why.)

Worldwide Stock Drop! Bulls end denial, in retreat. U.S. recession blamed.

Krugman: Use the employment to population ratio. Actually the male employment to male population 18-55 is even better. Our real unemployment rate is worse than France's. The next year or two will be unpleasant. Where to apply the stimulus - poor workers and infrastructure projects. Debunking the Reagan myth.

Josh - Why in the Hell should Edwards drop out?

Does Public Opinion Count? - video.

Maureen Dowd gets caught with a fake dateline.

Eight-year-old corrects New York Times.

Edward's Aides no longer expect to win a single state. Still in. (This was a not very transparent attempt to get Edward's to drop out.)

Some movies and TV shows about writers you could watch today.

MLK Day - ‘The time has come for America to hear the truth…’

Free at last, free at last, Thank God Almighty Bush leaves office in one year!

Democrats debate tonight on CNN. How bad will the moderators be?

Obama gives rousing unity speech at King's church. Video. Edward's rousing unity speech.

Juan Cole: It is time to wrap up the Iraq War and to, as carefully and deliberately as possible, end the US military presence in Iraq.

Someone I would never have expected to agree with - Michael Medved. SOUTH CAROLINA'S BIG LOSER: TALK RADIO
If you’ve tuned in at all to Rush, Sean, Savage, Glenn Beck, Laura Ingraham, Mark Levin, Hugh Hewitt, Dennis Prager, and two dozen others you’ve heard a consistent drum beat of hostility toward Mac and Huck.

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