Tag: counter terrorism

Grab Bag

Today kind of kept going and going. I will look over the healthcare legislation tomorrow. Right now, I will hold my nose and support it. I will address the rift in the progressive blogosphere, which I don’t think is necessarily bad. From Political Animal: * Tehran: “Iran’s most senior dissident cleric, Grand Ayatollah Hossein Ali Montazeri, has died, his grandson said Sunday. He was 87. Nasser Montazeri said his grandfather, who was seen as the spiritual father of Iran’s reform movement, died in his sleep overnight.” * Hopefully, a good sign: “The hiring of temporary workers has surged, suggesting that the nation’s employers

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Traveling needs regulation and other stuff

There was a time in this country when a snowstorm didn’t throw airline travel into a tailspin for two or three days. The Atlanta airport was just crazy… more on this later. Rick Santelli’s rant that got so much publicity may have been planned. Right wing billionaires were probably behind it. Read on.  It is sad when you look at a billion dollars in your account and you think, “Damn, I must have more by any means necessary.” Democratic presidents create jobs. Now, even the Wall Street Journal believes this fact. The Dow fell below 7000 for the first time since 1997. I just know

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.


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