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Sunday, February 28, 2010

Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 16:48:00

The line is open

Your thoughts?

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Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 16:38:08

Perplexing Pulaski School District

In its entirety, a news release from a Pulaski County School Board member this afternoon.

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Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 16:35:34

Ross will duck teabags

U.S. Rep. Mike Ross will draw at least one Republican opponent, a Tea Partyer from Hot Springs.

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Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 08:09:52

Fiscal session

Ho-hum. That seems the universal takeaway on the first "fiscal session" of the legislature.

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Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 07:57:04

Annals of gun nuttery

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Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 07:44:26

Corporate cash

The U.S. Supreme Court's legislating of unlimited campaign spending by corporations is even worse than most people already realize.

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Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 07:36:44

The axis of the deranged

Frank Rich comments on the reaction to the terrorist attack on the IRS building in Austin, Texas.

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Sunday, February 28, 2010 - 07:27:41

The Halter watch

John Brummett examines all the reasons Lt. Gov. Bill Halter should or should not bypass a certain re-election and run for U.S. Senate of 2nd District Congress.

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Saturday, February 27, 2010

Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 21:07:08

Al Gore and climate change

No, a cold winter and the wackjobs haven't deterred him. What is important is that the overwhelming consensus on global warming remains unchanged.

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Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 16:47:09

Let's you and him fight

I'd say this is a good takeoff for tonight's open line: Survey says  Political, religious and sexual behaviors may be reflections of intelligence, a new study finds.

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Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 16:39:56

Fixing Hall High

For those interested in recent reports about discipline and other problems at Hall High School, here's a memo about the school and steps being taken in response from Superintendent Linda Watson.

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Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 07:01:01

Massive quake hits Chile

Today's major news: 8.8-magnitude quake in Chile, massive destruction, tsunami warnings.

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Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 06:50:22

Yellow stripes and dead armadillos

A new study of congressional voting (link fixed) by the National Journal finds U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln, along with Joe Lieberman, closest to the middle of the road in the Senate.

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Saturday, February 27, 2010 - 06:41:40

Considering Keet

John Brummett talks to the new Republican candidate for governor, Jim Keet, and he reiterates he'll run a positive campaign with an emphasis on changes in state tax policy.

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Friday, February 26, 2010

Friday, February 26, 2010 - 19:56:30

Pulaski has a school boss

How screwed up is the Pulaski County Special School District? I leave it to you and the federal court to decide.

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Friday, February 26, 2010 - 19:46:15

Keet!

Least I can do is give you: * The official news release on the Republican candidate for governor, Jim Keet.

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Friday, February 26, 2010 - 16:40:14

Friday night flight

That's me, buzzing out of here.

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Friday, February 26, 2010 - 16:06:57

How now brown cow?

Nothing like a cow-on-the-loose story to attract attention in Texas. The Dallas Morning News featured the plight of a Murfreesboro woman whose home was reduced to shambles by three uninvited cow guests on Monday.

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Friday, February 26, 2010 - 15:50:52

Hinkle in 'True Grit'

Veteran Little Rock actress Candyce Hinkle has landed a role in the Coen Brothers' remaking of the movie "True Grit."

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Friday, February 26, 2010 - 14:08:13

Beebe: One decision remaining

Gov. Mike Beebe today signed all pending legislation from the fiscal session except SB 130, which taps the central services fund to pay for the cost of redistricting work next year.  Beebe had wanted to use legislative pork money to pay that cost, not the central fund.

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