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The Flip Side of Operation Chaos

October 27, 2008

We’ve all seen reports of conservatives who plan to blame Sarah Palin in the event Barack Obama wins next week.  According to the American Spectator, some of the people stirring such nonsense are connected to former Mitt Romney staffers who now work for the McCain campaign.  Normally this type of story can be easily dismissed [...]

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Finishing the “Real War” in Iraq

July 17, 2008

There’s this story going around the AP this morning which indicates that some soldiers are longing to go to the “real war” in Afghanistan, as Iraq is becoming the more quiet of the two battlefields lately.  With violence against Coalition troops in Iraq on pace to be the lowest in years and the Dems even [...]

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Obama Rewrites Iraq and Gets Stuck

July 15, 2008

On the same day that Barack Obama wants to rewrite his Iraq War position while continuing to insist that his position has never fundamentally changed, the McCain campaign seized on the recurrent flip-flop issue by noticing Obama’s changing website, which has suddenly brightened up the picture in Iraq!  Well, updating one’s website is normal, but updating the [...]

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Obama’s FISA Flip-Flop

July 9, 2008

It’s been really entertaining lately watching Barack Obama pretend that he’s a moderate and hasn’t changed any of his positions despite all the YouTube and print-media evidence to the contrary.  Today’s FISA reauthorization/clarification bill is a great example: Here’s an Obama spokesman’s remarks from a talking-points memo from October 2007 on the issue of the FISA [...]

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