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Tom Bevan at Real Clear Politics catches an important freudian slip made by Obama – only I think they read it wrongly. In talking about the healthcare bill to Republicans – there’s a video linked, Obama says

there’s some stray cats and dogs that got in there that we were eliminating, we were in the process of eliminating. For example, we said from the start that it was going to be important for us to be consistent in saying to people if you can have your — if you want to keep the health insurance you got, you can keep it, that you’re not going to have anybody getting in between you and your doctor in your decision making. And I think that some of the provisions that got snuck in might have violated that pledge.

Tom Bevan reads the admission as being about provisions

that would have in fact prevented people from keeping their current insurance and/or choosing the doctor they want.

when he clearly – and stupidly – considering his audience

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On Sunday news tends to be local (good) and very trivial (not so good). So I searched all over the country for stories of interest:

Arkansas Democrat has one of those stories where they use “US” instead of Obama so you know it’s going to be bad news (the rule went opposite with Clinton)

And if you’re courious about that OHV decision they plan to reverse, it was something protecting national forests. Let the trucks roll in!

Also in Arkansas, begging for the money for the terrorist trials – this is a circus before it starts

(concerns mounting that Congress won’t fund this)

as well as friendly fire killings in Afghanistan

Miami Herald tells us abut the aftermath of the grounded flights of Haitian refugees in Florida

while Florida Times Union has bad news for DADT future

It’s unclear how Congress will react, but some members of Florida’s delegation — both Republican and Democrat — say they’ll lean heavily on what commanders want.(which is: “don’t make changes””time of war”)

But I bet you knew that, from that other headline.

According to Politico, the girl who made that embarrassing video is now sober and all she can say for herself is

“I just don’t have that big crush like I used to,” Ettinger said.

“But at least I wasn’t the ‘Edwards Girl,'” she added.

The Obama shill (formerly the Shrill one) feels about the same

Democrats were looking for leadership; they didn’t get it. Ten days later, nobody is sure what Obama intends to do, and his aides are giving conflicting readings. It’s as if Obama checked out.

What’s now in question isn’t his ability to talk, it’s his ability to lead.

It’s true and belies that other NY Times headline

Where Clinton Turned Right, Obama Plowed Ahead

In B0botland, they are still euphoric that their guy dared to talk to Republicans

But some of them do pay attention to some realities

NEWSWEEK – OPR Report – ALTERED – To Cover Bush DOJ Malfeasance…

OPR Report Altered To Cover Bush DOJ Malfeasance

Mike Isikoff and Dan Klaidman put up a post about an hour ago letting the first blood for the Obama Administration’s intentional tanking of the OPR (Office of Professional Responsibility) Report. In light of Obama’s focused determination to sweep the acts of the Bush Administration, no matter how malevolent, under the rug and “move forward” the report is not unexpected. However, digesting the first leak in what would appear to be a staged rollout is painful:

Wait till they find out about the upcoming bipartisanship! (Olympia Snowe , Collins repeat)…

A few papers in the nation cover Obama’s meeting with the GOP

In Indiana, another impeachment manager  meets the Clinton karma and will spend more time with his family – cough, cough-ethics investigation

but the fun is always in NYC

The Daily News offers us a cocktail of 9.11 trial move, Edwards sex tape and something Tiger Woods

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Not Your Sweetie