Monthly Archives: August 2010

east coast, Chesapeake Bay weather wake-up for Hurricane Earl

Hurricane Earl. It’s not bearing down on us, but it’s worth keeping an eye on. It’s starting to head up the Atlantic seaboard. I’m watching it on Wunderground, (but I don’t really suggest going there unless you’ve got the AdBlock … Continue reading

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Dude, free domain name (gunarmy.com)

Way back in October of 2007, an anti-civil rights newspaper editor named Laura S. Washington reworked and resold her NRA slamming story, “Let’s Pry Open Those Cold, Dead Hands” to another sucker. The major change? She took out the term … Continue reading

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Let’s have another lesson about “Lying with Graphs”!

Here’s something else I’ve got to thank tgirsch for. The following chart was stolen from (byline), “The Semi-Daily Journal of Economist J. Bradford DeLong: Fair, Balanced, Reality-Based, and Even-Handed“: As you can see, there are three political parties. The economic … Continue reading

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cooking the books with the national debt and the Social Security surplus

I’m going to take a page from the “Sinister Side of Life” and name tgirsch by name, but not link to him in my blog. Below was a comment I left over there, but the comment appears to not have … Continue reading

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ground zero mosque

Sure it’s a free country, and as Michelle Malkin puts it, I’m glad you Wal*Mart hater types have suddenly done a one eighty on property rights. Even if our freedoms protect the right of people to assemble freely on a … Continue reading

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