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DEMOCRAT Party Hypocrisy? Who’da Thunk?

( – promoted by Cool Cal) FULL DISCLOSURE: Cross-posted (as usual) on Bluemass. We’re talkin’ equal opportunity, here. Headline On This Date 4 Years Ago:

“Republicans spending $42 million on inauguration while troops Die in

unarmored Humvees”


  chimpschump :: DEMOCRAT Party Hypocrisy? Who’da Thunk?

Headlines Today:

“Historic Obama Inauguration will cost only $120 million”


“Obama Spends…

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SouthCoast Young Adults – Thoughts on the Inauguration

Meanwhile, while they may have voted against President Obama last November, young local Republicans also acknowledged the day’s historical significance and said they wished the new president well. “Any inauguration is a historic day, but especially the first president of African-American heritage, which is undeniably a turning point and a new chapter in American history,” said Brock Cordeiro, 30, the…

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Wall Street didn’t like the speech

( – promoted by DD4RP) http://uk.reuters.com/article/… U.S. stock indexes extended losses and hit session lows on Tuesday after President Barack Obama’s inauguration speech provided few new details about measures to tackle the growing economic crisis. “I think people were looking for something, new plans, new hopes,” said Joe Saluzzi, co-manager of trading at Themis Trading in Chatam, New Jersey. “They…

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The Second Coming of…..

Today further shows the excitement of a lot of people. Washington D.C. is packed with supporters of hope and change. It seems more like Woodstock ’99 all over again. These people seem to think the second coming of Christ is upon us, or the second coming of F.D.R. I hope people don’t expect miracles. I just don’t see how that…

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McGrory wasn’t that Far off. The Coronation is Over, the Reign has begun

It looks like Brian McGrory wasn’t too far off in his December 8, 2006 column, “The Coronation of Deval”.  Remember, this is when now Governor Patrick was planning his multi-day ignauguralpaloza. Fitting in the article is this gem. Deval L . Patrick has planned a five-day extravaganza for early January costing anywhere from $1 million to $1.6 million, a…

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