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Canada’s Opposition Enables Harper Budget

If you thought Nader was right that the Democrats and Republicans are identical twins, check this latest development in Canada: Today, Mr. Duceppe ridiculed the Liberal proposition [of regular status reports on the economy...

Snow in DC!

We finally get some decent snow in the DC area today. Accumulation expected anywhere between 2-5 inches by late tonight. Too bad I have the day off tomorrow anyway, otherwise I might get a...

Basketball Coach Fired After 100-0 Win

I’ve heard of good sportsmanship rules, but this is unbelievable: The coach of a Texas high school basketball team that beat another team 100-0 was fired Sunday, the same day he sent an e-mail...

Warning to the Ben Dictors of SG

Words of advice for Dictor, et.al.: “Your own ego can be your own worst enemy. Guard against the danger of buying into hype about your personal success or brilliance. Instead, understand your place as...

#44

From Obama’s Inaugural Address: We remain a young nation, but in the words of Scripture, the time has come to set aside childish things. The time has come to reaffirm our enduring spirit; to...

Bush’s Last Day

I’ll have more on this historic event tomorrow, after Obama’s inaugural address as our nation’s 44th President. Until then, I think this cartoon pretty much sums up where we are as a nation.

Sink Is Out

A couple days old, but Florida CFO Alex Sink has passed on an opportunity to run for U.S. Senate. She’s thinking of running for re-election in 2010 when Charlie Crist runs for re-election as...

Dems Gain Edge in Committees

The news of a deal is out: Dems to gain a 3-seat majority on most Senate committees. However, and here’s the fine print, if you look at the aggregate number of committee seats available...