August 18


Blagojevich jurors speak out, No smoking gun presented, Rezko for example, Citizen Wells open thread, August 18, 2010

Blagojevich jurors speak out, No smoking gun presented, Rezko for example From the Chicago Tribune August 18, 2010. “”They were very strong personalities,” foreman James Matsumoto said of the jurors. “They were all independent thinkers.” He said he would have convicted Blagojevich on all counts, saying that the case slowly built, “layer upon layer.” “You just say, ‘God, what was he doing?’ You find out here they were selling seats on boards and commissions. That to me was shocking,” Matsumoto said. But in the end, he said, the “lack ofRead More

Congressman Brian Baird, Town Hall meeting, August 18, 2009, Marine veteran speaks up, David William Hedrick, Clark County Washington, Educating children, Let us keep our health insurance, Nancy Pelosi brownshirts, Nazis took over health care

Marine Veteran David William Hedrick, lets congressman Brian Baird have it at a town hall meeting in Clark County Washington, on August 18, 2009. Watch this great video: “I, David William Hedrick, a member of the silent majority, decided that I was not going to be silent anymore. So, I let U.S. Congressman Brian Baird have it. I was one questioner out of 38, that was called at random from an audience that started at 3,000 earlier in the evening. Not expecting to be called on, I quickly scratched whatRead More