Daily Archive: November 10, 2010

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Everybody Loves Biden

The best part about this is the pretense that Biden doesn’t have time to be interviewed about a spate of hilarious Onion articles: A spokesman for Mr. Biden, Jay Carney, said the vice president...

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An Early Look at the 2012 Congressional Outlook

Over at Fourth Branch, Publius crunches some numbers and determines that the combination of the election results last week and the results of the census will likely give Republicans a significant advantage in redistricting...

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Fundraising Drive Day Two

Once again, I’m back with another request for donations. We’re still looking at possibly moving to a better host and other ways to speed up and generally improve the site. Both writers and readers...

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What Do You Call It When…

life doesn’t just imitate satire, but skips right over it and somehow becomes a parody of a parody while simultaneously being all too serious?  Because that’s what the FDA seems to be shooting for,...

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Quote for Today

“Librarians are the worst enemies of books there are.” He smiles sardonically when he says this, an amiable old fart that the library keeps around to shelve books. With his fire-hose arms and gut...

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DADT and Legislating from the White House

Image via Wikipedia Confession: At first I was sort of conflicted about Adam Serwer’s suggestion that the president repeal DADT by executive order. Obviously I recognize that the military’s policy of discriminating against its...

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“Their money did not stink.”

I don’t have anything to add to the Great Sanitation Throwdown, but I have to note that basically everywhere in the USA we’ve got it pretty good whether our sanitation is handled by authoritarian...

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