• Everyone is doing it.

    by  • March 18, 2009 • 0 Comments

    I figured since the President had the time to put together his own bracket and share it with the world, the least I could do is share mine. But more as a service — if you want to win your bracket, pick the opposite of me. You’re welcome.

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    Correcting the record…

    by  • March 18, 2009 • 0 Comments

    We all know how dangerous the blogosphere can be when it comes to spreading rumor and innuendo. We all can get away with using ‘unnamed sources’ a lot more than mainstream media. And once something enters the blogosphere it has a tendency to take on a life of its own, whether true or not....

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    Plummeting to Earth.

    by  • March 17, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Ohio Governor Ted Strickland, that is. While his numbers are still decent, the drop is noticeable and troubling for the current Administration. Via the Dayton Daily News: “…voters disapprove of Strickland’s handling of the economy, 45-39 percent. In a poll released Feb. 5, voters approved of Strickland’s handling of the economy, 44-37 percent.” That’s...

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    Someone get this kid a videocamera and access to Youtube.

    by  • March 17, 2009 • 0 Comments

    From News Channel 8 in Portland: A Portland fifth grader says he won’t perform in his school’s talent show after the principal said he couldn’t wear his costume of President Obama, the Oregonian reported Monday. Dru Lechert-Kelly is a student at Llewellyn Elementary school. According to the Oregonian, his parents said Dru hoped to...

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    The White House needs a calculator.

    by  • March 16, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Today, the Obama Administration made their daily message all about the $165 million in bonuses to AIG employees. WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama declared Monday that insurance giant American International Group is in financial straits because of “recklessness and greed” and said he intends to stop it from paying out millions in executive...

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    "…64% of Iraqis call democracy their preferred form of government."

    by  • March 16, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Amazing. ABC News recently polled Iraqi citizens. Here are some of the eye-opening results.: Eighty-four percent of Iraqis now rate security in their own area positively, nearly double its August 2007 level. Seventy-eight percent say their protection from crime is good, more than double its low. Three-quarters say they can go where they want...

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    Petraeus for President?

    by  • March 15, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Per The Weekly Standard, Gen. Petraeus, the architect of the US Military’s surge in Iraq, has accepted an invitation to deliver the commencement address at the University of Iowa in 2010. Now if you consider the fact that he has no past connection to Iowa, it’s an interesting speech to accept, and one he...

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    Jon Stewart pisses me off.

    by  • March 14, 2009 • 0 Comments

    But I still like him. He’s funny, original and his style of humor frighteningly mirrors my own. With that being said, the publicity he is getting from the Cramer interview this past Thursday reinforces the how faulty the perception is that qualifies The Daily Show as ‘fake news’. Meghan McArdle at The Atlantic says...

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    3BP EXCLUSIVE: Coughlin to quit run for Ohio Governor

    by  • March 13, 2009 • 3 Comments

    Just over a month ago, Ohio State Sen. Kevin Coughlin announced his candidacy for Ohio Governor. 3BP, thanks to some reliable sources, is able to be the first to announce that by the end of the month Coughlin will quit the Governor’s race and instead become a candidate for Secretary of State. Back in...

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