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Entries from January 2009

Senate passes bill to delay digital TV switch – Tech and gadgets- msnbc.com

January 26th, 2009 · No Comments

Senate passes bill to delay digital TV switch – Tech and gadgets- msnbc.com. President Barack Obama earlier this month called for the transition date to be postponed after the Commerce Department hit a $1.34 billion funding limit for government coupons that consumers may use to help pay for digital TV converter boxes. The boxes, which […]

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Tags: Politics

Obama Ends War on Terror

January 23rd, 2009 · 1 Comment

Analysis: Abrupt end to ‘war on terror’ – Washington Post- msnbc.com. I’m busy picking up my lower jaw from the floor after reading this.  I’m all for ending torture but to unilaterally go so extreme the other way is not a good way to protect this country.  It looks like the bad guys just got […]

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Tags: Terrorism

Jimmy Rollins, Jake Peavy among players on U.S. World Baseball Classic list – ESPN

January 10th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Jimmy Rollins, Jake Peavy among players on U.S. World Baseball Classic list – ESPN. Props to these guys for stepping up to play for Team USA.  Too many have bailed out and it’s good to see some guys are anxious to represent the USA in the World Baseball Classic.

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Tags: Baseball

Should The Dodgers Sign Hoffman?

January 6th, 2009 · No Comments

Brewers rate Hoffman No. 1 choice as closer. The Padres did not budge Tuesday, at least publicly, after a report surfaced that the Milwaukee Brewers called Trevor Hoffman the best candidate for their closer’s job and the Los Angeles Dodgers again were linked to Hoffman. Despite my belief that Trevor Hoffman doesn’t have much left […]

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Tags: Baseball

Moorad says he has agreement to buy Padres – Baseball- nbcsports.msnbc.com

January 2nd, 2009 · No Comments

Moorad says he has agreement to buy Padres – Baseball- nbcsports.msnbc.com. Jeff Moorad has resigned as Arizona Diamondbacks chief executive officer and says he has reached an agreement in principle to buy the San Diego Padres. This is good news for us San Diegans, no matter what team we follow.  Hopefully the Padres will stop […]

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Tags: Baseball