Talent

 Posted by at 17:24  Entertainment
Aug 022011
 

A bit of a switch here if you all don’t mind. Something that has nothing whatsoever to do with politics. Just an observation that I think is quite interesting.

I’ve watched several nights of America’s Got Talent on the tele this year and have watched a bit of Britain’s Got Talent on the You Tube. So… Why is it that Britain seems to have so much more talent than America?

Plus, about those names of those programs… Shouldn’t they be America Has Talent and Britain Has Talent?

Just saying.

 

No default tonight

 Posted by at 11:56  Politics
Aug 022011
 

Much to the chagrin of the Tea Party Republicans, the Senate approved the debt ceiling/deficit reduction plan by a vote of 74 to 26 today. It now goes to President Obama for his signature. The United States will not go into default at midnight tonight. Still, though…

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Update: Text of remarks by the President following the Senate vote after the break.

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