Monthly Archives: January 2012

Did Jack Abramoff Attend Santorum’s Biweekly Meeting With Lobbyists?

Reuters’ Marcus Stern and Kristina Cooke write this evening about how the previously under the radar Rick Santorum is about to have his past thrust right into the political media scrum in the wake of his Iowa caucus near-win. Stern and … Continue reading

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Politico’s E-Book Had Only One Short Section On Santorum

Thanks to a gift of a Kindle Touch from my mother this Christmas, I recently read Politico’s first e-book, The Right Fight Back, which came out roughly a month before last night’s Iowa caucuses that saw Sen. Rick Santorum effectively … Continue reading

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Homeland Put A Terror Suspect In My Neighborhood

Megan McArdle (via Kay Steiger) points out that the North Carolina-filmed Showtime hit Homeland is a miserable failure when it comes to correctly placing its characters in the show’s Washington, DC setting. In particular, McArdle calls out the fact that a … Continue reading

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2011 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,600 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it … Continue reading

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