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Wednesday, March 22, 2006
THANK GOD IT'S HUMP DAY
Ldot Pin Chronicle #87; The real story behind that testy exchange at Bush's press conference yesterday: I told you Helen [Thomas] that I'm not giving you my Ldot pin! You'll have to buy your own.
Elsewhere in the news ...
8 Paris youths are still revolting: Yelling "Police everywhere, justice nowhere!" rioters tried to attack metal police barriers cordoning off the Sorbonne. Some tried to take down a metal street sign to use it as a missile, while others set two mattresses on fire and hurled them at police.
To which Bulldogpundit points out: [M]any Democrats in this country want to go down the same road that has caused much of the problems in France. With their fantasies of cradle-to-grave socialism, heavy regulation, strong unions, burdensome taxes, an insane program of worker protections, and disincentive to growth, today's American liberals refuse to look the consequences of their preferred policies in the eye.
8 ACE posts on The original "Operation Swarmer" in 1950: In early May of 1950, the Army staged the largest peacetime airborne operation, the namesake for the air assault operation in Iraq in March of 2006. Time Magazine featured an article about it just before it commenced.
8 Check out the new kid in the blogosphere, Red America. Pachyderms in the Mist: Red America and the MSM: During the discussions about the launch of this new blog, the good folks at washingtonpost.com spent far too much time in sessions with markers and whiteboard, trying to settle on a name for the column. The suggestions were all over the map - but one suggestion provided a reminder of the sociopolitical divide in this country. "What about 'Red Dawn'?" said one helpful editor.
"Well, only if you want to make people think it was a gun blog," I said, to puzzled faces.
8 Personally, I love it when liberals flap their jaws because most of them make asses of themselves. Check out THIRDWAVE Dave’s YET ANOTHER EXPERT SPEAKS OUT
8 Speaking of which, The Man Who Reads 20 Newspapers a Day is Still An Idiot