Daily Archives for November 20, 2012

November 20, 2012

“Senate bill rewrite lets feds read your e-mail without warrants”

TweetHey, hipsters and Obama fluffers:  to borrow a phrase, it looks like  America’s “progressive” chickensssss…are coming home to rooooooooost! CNET: A Senate proposal touted as protecting Americans’ e-mail privacy has been quietly rewritten, giving government agencies more surveillance power than … Continue reading

20. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 20, 2012

Serious question for Jim Geraghty re: “The Nasty GOP?” [UPDATED: Jim responds]

TweetWhy is it that conservative “contempt” for many in the electorate is so often posited as a reason why the GOP loses, while progressive vituperation and outward contempt — indeed, widespread mockery — of conservatism doesn’t seem to cost them … Continue reading

20. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 20, 2012

“Jeb, Christie on top for 2016″

TweetNow you can see why the “conservative” opinion leaders freeze me out:  I’ve been on to them since forever.  Christie sabotaged Romney — and he did so intentionally once the storm gave him the opportunity — though it hardly matters … Continue reading

20. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 20, 2012

Reimagining Frederick Exley’s A Fan’s Notes for 2012

TweetAs I lay back on the divan, exhausted, thinking of Frank Gifford — the all-American curl to his forelock, the clean-cut, square-jawed righteousness manifest in his burst to a graceful gallop that in his playing days left lesser mortals, flawed … Continue reading

20. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 20, 2012

“Ron Paul: ‘Secession is a deeply American principle’”

TweetI’m not great fan of Ron Paul’s foreign policy, but when it comes to certain aspects of the Constitution, he’s precisely correct and a forceful advocate for the document’s integrity.  It is fashionable these days to repeat the rote trope … Continue reading

20. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 20, 2012

Turbo Tax Timmy wants unlimited borrowing authority [Darleen Click]

Tweet It’s not like it’s real money anyway …

20. November 2012 by Darleen
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