Thursday, January 15, 2009

Short Takes

“Nothing Bad That Happened Was Our Fault” — Dick Cheney on The Newshour with Jim Lehrer. So much for the Party of Personal Responsibility.

We Signed It — Hilzoy explains our obligations under the Convention Against Torture.

Patrick McGoohan – 1928-2009The Prisoner and Secret Agent has died.

Obama Meets with Liberals, Too — The morning after his cocktails with the righties, the President-elect sits down with some from the left… and Andrew Sullivan, too.

Neener, Neener — Osama bin Laden taunts Bush.

No Place to Party — When Castro hops the twig, there won’t be any official celebrations in Miami… just lots of little ones on Calle Ocho. That’s because there’s no place to hold it.

Colder — Chicago braces for the coldest winter in 8 years. That’s why “global warming” is a misnomer. It’s really “climate change,” and this is a sign of it.

South Florida Blogger Tips — How to win friends and influence people.