Daily Archives: December 3, 2011

Don’t Fade Away

Herman Cain’s polling averages are still almost as high as Bachmann, Huntsman and Perry put together. The problem is that unlike past shooting stars, he’s never run a campaign. He’s in debt, he’s in trouble and he’s going to be … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Music

ZZ Top is one of my favorite bands of all time. Unfortunately, I’ve never been able to catch them in concert. This is an open thread

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He’s OUT!

Herman Cain Suspends His Presidential Campaign An unapologetic and defiant Herman Cain suspended his presidential campaign on Saturday, pledging that he “would not go away,” even as he abandoned hope of winning the Republican nomination. Instead, Mr. Cain announced what … Continue reading

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Say bye-bye to the Palinista vote

Mitt Romney Snags Coveted Lisa Murkowski Endorsement With Mitt Romney plummeting in the polls, his campaign was under intense pressure to pad his grass roots street cred by adding to an already impressive string of endorsements from such high profile … Continue reading

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Via Hot Air: A Gastonia mother says her son was suspended for calling a teacher “cute.” Chiquita Lockett said her 9-year-old son, Emanyea, spent the last two days at home. Lockett said the principal of Brookside Elementary called her Wednesday … Continue reading

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This doesn’t add up

Alabama immigration law blamed for drop in construction jobs Alabama’s construction industry is losing jobs faster than almost every state in the nation, and industry experts say some of the losses are due to the state’s strict new immigration law. … Continue reading

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