U-T Must Shill For Chargers, Says John Lynch – UPDATED

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UPDATE: The news in the VOSD story is every bit as bad as I feared. From the story, John Lynch says: He wants that sports page to be an advocate for a new football stadium “and call out those who don’t as obstructionists.” “To my way of thinking,” Lynch said, “that’s a shovel-ready job for thousands.” … “We’d like to …

OWS’s Roots: Downward Mobility In The Regulatory Class

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I’m cheerfully stealing this meme from Patterico, which has an insightful roundup of opinions about the social motivations of the Occupy Wall Street crowd. The trigger for their rage isn’t really the banking industry, but the increasingly bleak job prospects of the lower rung of the would-be regulators and do-gooders. These types did everything dutiful big government left-liberals should do; …

Doug Manchester Interested In SDUT Purchase: VOSD Report

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UPDATE: Credit Where Due Dept: Don Bauder of the San Diego Reader discussed the rumor that Manchester was buying the U-T in a Sept. 29 blog post. Bauder properly called it a “strictly a rumor”, but one worth reporting. I think that was the proper way to handle it. The rumor was widely given credence by local insiders, and journalists …

Another Snuff Video From Global Warming Activists

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UPDATE: The poster of the global warming snuff video was getting hammered in the comments from us evil Koch-funded global warming deniers. So he disabled commenting. Fools like that live in their own isolated enclaves of moonbattery in which burning up skeptics is funny. Exposure to the real world must have chilled his resolve. So I suggest you instead look …

Nancy Pelosi Thanks Me — For What, I Don’t Know

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There has got to be some misunderstanding. I’ve never contributed any cash, not even a fetid dingo kidney, to Democrats. Or for that matter, to Republicans or Libertarians. True, I once registered as a Democrat, but that was many years ago. Yet look at what popped into my inbox earlier this evening from the former Speaker of the House (emphasis …

UPDATE WARNING LIFTED: SD CityBeat Hit By Warning of Malware

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UPDATE: The malware warning was gone when I checked at 2:50. So cruise on over once again to SD CityBeat.` ———————————————————————– Those hipster cats at San Diego CityBeat are having a rough day: Their Web site has been flagged as containing malware. Not only that, but so have other, unrelated CityBeat Web sites across the country, such as in Cincinnati. …