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Thanks to those who made it happen.
Liveblogging the Senate war spending debate; Update: Republicans abandon fiscal conservatism, vote for non-war lard-up; Update: Roll call vote added, McCain skips vote; Update: Spending bill passes, 70-26
Marine Cpl. Justin Cooper, R.I.P.
Walking the talk.
Just ignore the Saddam-terror connection, okay?
“The stacatto thrum of Apache attack helicopters sounded overhead..”
Question of the day: Where did the DNC get its IED footage? Update: The answer, partially; Update: Source video link added
“Our nation will never forget.”
Schools closed due to freezing weather: Hades Elementary, Gehenna Junior High. Colombia left out in the cold.
“The best man for the job.”
“Turning Defeat and Disaster into Victory and Hope.”
“Very impressive…if you’re twelve”.
Knock it off, pal.
The helping hand of Haditha Marines.
“By his undaunted courage, fighting spirit, and unwavering devotion to duty in the face of certain death…”
Petraeus on the Hill; Dems can’t control Code Pinkos; Idiot Sen. Levin calls Petraeus “Admiral;” Update: Petraeus recommends 45-day pause on troop reductions in July; Update: Aggressive Levin heckles Petraeus, allows outside heckler to pile on; Update: Sen. Lieberman lashes back at “See no progress” Democrats; Update: Another McCain Shia/Sunni flub?; Update: Petraeus slides added
Scroll down for updates/liveblogging of hearing…2:45pm Eastern. I’m adding some of the key slides Gen. Petraeus used in his testimony (thanks to Jack Holt). Click to enlarge: *** *** Want to send a thank-you card to Gen. Petraeus? Click on the envelope to sign: Testimony starts at 9:30am. You can get the C-SPAN livestream here. […]
Sadr City shootout; rematch imminent
Plus: Obama’s Strike Force!
“Matt is coming home. He’s completed his mission.”
Ronald J. Withrow and John Roy Young, RIP.