Monday, November 3, 2008 posts are missing

This morning I found all my posts had disappeared, including the one I was working on. Nothing saves. And I found a lot of old comments from Max Bucks, Dave Budge and others "awaiting moderation" when I don't even use comment moderation. Anyway, I think the host is screwing with the SQL server. Developing...

Thursday, September 25, 2008

THIS SITE HAS MOVED---------------->

Missoulapolis now at

Getting the Bum's Rush

Congress is in a big hurry to pass the Mother of All Bailouts. The market rallied today because there is "progress" in the Congressional negotiations. They've just got to get 'er done now....[a] Democrat on the committee, Brad Sherman, said that if Congress does not act in the next few days, the bailout would not likely pass in its current form."My calls are coming in about 300 to 2 against this

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

MSM Pushback

The Great Falls Tribune takes aim at those outta control bloggers, albeit through an op-ed borrowed from the Philadelphia Inquirer. The target of the op-ed appears to be some particularly nasty forum at makes me wonder what exactly the Trib's local angle was in running this, on their own server yet. Was a shot at that persistent and diligent critic Gee Guy himself, his commenters,

Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Your Congressional Contact Link!

Today I found this handy link that finds your congressional contacts, in case you want to call or e-mail them about some issue or other. This link is for Montana.

Check Out Brad Molnar Interview at MT Headlines

Montana Headlines conducted a great 2-part interview of Brad Molnar, who is running for re-election to the Public Service Commission. He's quite a character whom we know too little of here in the western part of the state.Comparing the PSC to the Legislature, where he served four terms:We make the Appropriations Committee look like a bunch of panty-waists. Schweitzer talks (and talks and talks,)

Obama as Accidental Nominee

Christopher Hitchens, that lovable erstwhile Trotskyist, seems to be a bit frustrated with Barack Obama.Why is Obama so vapid and hesitant and gutless? Why, to put it another way, does he risk going into political history as a dusky Dukakis? Well, after the self-imposed Jeremiah Wright nightmare, he can't afford any more militancy, or militant-sounding stuff, even if it might be justified...He