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Friday, January 15, 2010

Pumping on Your Stereo

January 15, 2010

Back in 1999 the band Supergrass released their infectiously catchy Brit-Rock song, “Pumping on Your Stereo.”  While the song was catchy enough, the video was great, mixing Jim Henson’s creature shop with the raunch of a British rock band who’s obviously into the Rolling Stones.  It’s just a lot of fun and a little nostalgic [...]

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Discussion on Massachusetts Senate Race at Patriot Room Radio

January 15, 2010

I was the featured guest on today’s edition of Patriot Room Radio, available from Take That Radio Productions.  We discussed the Massachusetts Senate Race, and its implications on electoral politics as a whole.  You can get the podcast over at iTunes, download the podcast here, or stream it below.

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Come On Ride the Subway

January 15, 2010

The New York Post is reporting that its much easier to ride the New York City subway as of late because job losses during 2009 has caused a decline in the number of people riding public transit.  That’s probably part of the reason.  But as Sweetness & Light points out, the economic downturn can’t be [...]

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Palate Cleansers? Not a Bad Idea. Cheers!

January 15, 2010

The Anchoress currently features some of the best coverage of the Haiti earthquake you’ll find anywhere.  With all that depressing news, it’s understandable that she would also sprinkle her blog with a series “palate cleansers” to lift our spirits.  The entertainment she chose is a series oof television theme shows from the 1970s.  Not a [...]

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Realignment of the Senate

January 15, 2010

Ben Nelson was booed out of a local pizza parlor in his home state of Nebraska yesterday.  Serves him right.  Nelson, who has always been personally popular in his home state, is now enduring the wrath of his constituents for selling his vote for ObamaCare.  His situation is one in which the liberal policy of [...]

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Martha Coakley: Practicing Catholics “Shouldn’t Work in an Emergency Room”

January 15, 2010

I told myself I wasn’t going to post anything on the Massachusetts Senate race today.  Yet somehow, Martha Coakley continues to step in it.  Today’s gaffe occurred after Princess was asked whether health care legislation should include a conscience clause to protect  health care workers opposed to abortion on religious grounds.  Coakley responded that “[y]ou [...]

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