Daily Archives: August 4, 2009

Bill Clinton succeeds in North Korea: journos headed home

Former President Clinton scores a big win for himself, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and Team Obama, winning the release of two journalists detained in North Korea. From ABC News: North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-Il pardoned two jailed U.S. journalists … Continue reading

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Happy birth(er)day, Mr. President

The POTUS turns 48 today. The Chicago Tribune offers a great cache of photos of the early years of our future prez, frolicking on the beaches of his home state of Hawaii, plus pics of his family (and no, the … Continue reading

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John McCain: Politics today, politics tomorrow, politics forevah!

Who does John McCain think he’s impressing by pledging to oppose Judge Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination to the Supreme Court? The right? They already hate his guts. And with 2010 looming, and we’re assuming he’s still running for re-election, he can’t … Continue reading

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