December 27, 2006
What he said

ESPN's Bill Simmons lists some presents that should be given out for Christmas and I would like to echo #5: 5. Five HDTV trucks and accompanying camera equipment Note: That's just for CBS. (Seriously, CBS, you're a major television network. Move into the 21st century and show all of your football games in HDTV. It's […]

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December 27, 2006
The tolerant left

Jon Henke over at QandO went slogging through the sewers over at conspiracy nut (how's that natural gas pipeline in Afghanistan going?) and hater/cartoonist Ted Rall's site and came up with this gem. [You might have to scroll down, the permalinks don't appear to be working.] A reader responding to my column "When is a […]

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December 27, 2006
Constancy

Just to make sure the Earth was still spinning properly on its axis I poked my head in over at DailyKos to see what the nutjob left take on the death of President Gerald R. Ford was. There are a few thoughtful posts. There are a few serious, well-crafted analyses of Ford's pardon of Nixon […]

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December 27, 2006
Something stinks in Minnesota

McClatchy -- a company that owns numerous newspapers nationwide -- yesterday sold the Minneapolis Star-Tribune for $530 million. What's scary for anyone working in newspapers today (read: me) is the fact that McClatchy bought the paper in 1998 for $1.2 billion. How in the h-e-double hockeysticks does a newspaper drop more than 50 percent in […]

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December 27, 2006
Do as I say, not as I do

The Democrat Party, old media and a plethora of pundits have been decrying for years the commonly held, but incorrect, belief that Iraq had something to do with the 9/11 terror attacks. President Bush has been accused of perpetuating this falsehood because he'll say something about terrorism in the same speech that he says something […]

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December 27, 2006
Gerald Ford, RIP

The only person in U.S. history who served as both president and vice president without having been elected to either post, Gerald R. Ford, died today at 93. Rest in peace.

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December 27, 2006
The wheels of justice move slowly

The Los Angeles Times reported last week that federal Judge Manuel L. Real (about whom I wrote about here) that a judicial discipline council has recommended that he reprimanded. That's the least the council could do. More needs to be done, he needs to be impeached.

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A mom in @ClarkCountySch reads from a graphic assignment her daughter was required to do. Her mic then gets cut off because it’s inappropriate for a public discussion.

Adults can’t handle hearing this content yet they readily give it to kids in school. How does it make sense?

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