Archive for August, 2011

Wednesday Open Thread

Filed in National by on August 31, 2011 10 Comments

Hump Day.

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Christine O’Donnell Speaking in Tongues?

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Christine O’Donnell Speaking in Tongues?

Tweeting in tongues might be more precise.

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Markell Slams Perry

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Governor Markell on Rick Perry’s Economic Race to the Bottom.

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The Republican Primary Shuffle

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If you thought Iowa and New Hampshire were going to be the first two primaries, you may be mistaken.

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Michelle Bachmann – The Jewish Candidate?

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Michelle Bachmann – The Jewish Candidate?

Some GOP donors think Michelle Bachmann is Jewish.

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How $hewd is Rick Perry?

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How $hewd is Rick Perry?

Apparently, very, very, very shrewd or just “lucky”.

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WikiLeaks Busts a Water Main

Filed in International by on August 30, 2011 0 Comments
WikiLeaks Busts a Water Main

What happens WikiLeaks springs a leak? Do they call in Joe the Plumber?

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Et Tu, Tea Party

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Et Tu, Tea Party

It’s not her party and she’ll cry if she wants to as the Tea Party turns on Christine O’Donnell.

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Tuesday Open Thread

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Tuesday Open Thread

So there’s a possible new hurricane on the horizon, actually it’s beyond the horizon, but you know what I mean.

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Beat Poet, Celia Cohen, Wrote Some Words and Put Them on The Internet

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Beat Poet, Celia Cohen, Wrote Some Words and Put Them on The Internet

Chris Coons is a lucky duck because he got to be a Senator and in an earthquake. If there is anything else in this Grapevine thingy, (post?… Kerouac-eque stream of conscience ramble? ) I missed it.

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I Wrote A Book

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I Wrote A Book

So Dick Cheney wrote a book where he tells nothing at all.

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Homeland $ecurity

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Homeland $ecurity

After 9/11, the Bush Administration started one of the largest government agencies ever and we are spending some $75 billion dollars a year on security. Is it worth it?

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This is How to Treat Teabag Congressmen

Filed in National by on August 29, 2011 12 Comments

This is what everyone should be doing to the teabaggers in Congress. Watch the video.

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How Dumb is Rick Perry?

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How Dumb is Rick Perry?

It takes him an hour to make minute rice.

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Monday Open Thread

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Monday Open Thread

Well, we’ve survived an earthquake and a hurricane last week. What’s in store for this week?

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The Possibilities of Waves

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The Possibilities of Waves

We’ve looked to the skies and now we are looking to the sea. As one entrepreneur says, ” “Wave energy has been talked about for hundreds of years. Now it’s actually starting to happen.”

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What I Want To Be When I Grow Up

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What I Want To Be When I Grow Up

Remember those career surveys you took in high school? Did anyone survey out be a no-bid defense contractor? If you did, congrats!

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Public Policy’s Deep Freeze

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Public Policy’s Deep Freeze

Gridlock, political polarization, call it whatever you want, but in order to move forward we need to first identify the causes of political polarization.

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The Aftermath

Filed in National by on August 28, 2011 21 Comments

Let’s hear your storm stories, and what damage you have seen or suffered. I just returned from a drive around Brandywine Hundred. Some billboards on Concord Pike in Talleyville are blown out. Trees down alongside Silverside Road. Traffic lights are out at various intersections, notably at the intersection of Marsh and Washington Street Extension. A […]

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Hey Christie, Get the Hell Off The Middle Class

Filed in National by on August 27, 2011 4 Comments

When Republican a-hole politicans go cowboy and throw around a cuss word, they are not slipping up and letting a bit of their working class background show through. They are making a calculated show of being a “regular guy” in order to then turn around and cut teacher’s pay. That moronic Republicans continue buy the […]

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Huge Delaware Online Ripping Off Tiny Delaware Liberal

Filed in National by on August 27, 2011 16 Comments
Huge Delaware Online Ripping Off Tiny Delaware Liberal

Check this brazen intellectual property heist.

Here is the original brilliant design:

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A Dire Straits Redemption

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I have notoriously bad taste in music. (Basia!!) But I think that liking Dire Straights redeems me a little bit.

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HURRICANE IRENE [IMPORTANT INFORMATION]

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HURRICANE IRENE [IMPORTANT INFORMATION]

Your one stop shop for important links to information about power outages, hurricane position and forecast, traffic information, news, shelter information, and most importantly, the #DELIrene Twitter feed.

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Governor Markell’s Message on the Hurricane

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5 people attend Christine O’Donnell book signing.

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Christine O’Donnell’s book event in Florida draws five people. One of those five asked her to sign a book on demonology.

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