Check out Mini-memeorandum for simple mobiles or memeorandum Mobile for modern smartphones.
10:05 PM ET, April 16, 2008

memeorandum

 Top Items: 
RELATED:
The New Republic:
What Did Hillary Say?  —  Alan Wolfe, a professor of political science and director of the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life at Boston College, is a contributing editor at The New Republic.  —  Both Chris Orr and Michael Crowley have brought up Ben Barber's recollection …
Glenn Derene / Popular Mechanics:
Mac vs. PC: The Ultimate Lab Test for New Desktops & Laptops  —  This computer rivalry has been elevated to a cultural divide on par with Pepsi versus Coke.  Taking it beyond personal taste, PM crunches the numbers—with some surprising results (and detailed benchmark scores).  —  Photographs by Lendon Flanagan
Discussion: Silicon Alley Insider
Andrew Sullivan / The Daily Dish:
Live-Blogging Pennsylvania  —  9.24 pm.  Am I the only one to find these Constitution snippets lame beyond belief?  Talk about a failure of imagination.  We're learning that the networks cannot actually handle these debates any more.  Cable did them so much more effectively.  —  9.20 pm.
RELATED:
Jonah Goldberg / The Corner:
Tactics Uber Alles
Discussion: ECHIDNE OF THE SNAKES
Gallup:
Gallup Daily: Obama Maintains Lead Heading Into Debate  —  Obama 50%, Clinton 42% in latest Gallup Poll Daily tracking update  —  PRINCETON, NJ — Democratic presidential nomination rivals Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton will debate tonight in Philadelphia before next Tuesday's crucial Pennsylvania primary.
RELATED:
Nitya Venkataraman / ABCNEWS:
Stakes High for Democrats in Philly Debate
Discussion: michellemalkin.com
Mosheh Oinounou / Cameron's Corner:
A Hamas problem for Obama?  —  While Sen. Barack Obama sought to improve his relationship with the Jewish community today by meeting with leaders Philadelphia, comments by a Hamas political adviser this weekend could potentially hurt the Democratic presidential candidate.
Greg Sargent / TPM Election Central:
Source: Hillary TV Ad Campaign Is Now 100% Negative In Most Pennsylvania Markets  —  Here's a glimpse into Hillary's ad strategy in the final stretch of the Pennsylvania primary:  —  In most of Pennsylvania's markets, the only TV ad Hillary is running right now is a negative one …
RELATED:
Ben Smith / Ben Smith's Blogs:
New ALP ad also hits Obama
Tim Giago / The Huffington Post:
Congressional Black Caucus Attacks Sovereign Status of Indian Nations  —  The Congressional Black Caucus, in attacking the sovereign status of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, is placing in question and in jeopardy, the sovereign status of all Indian nations.
Discussion: protein wisdom
Reuters:
Report: Netanyahu says 9/11 terror attacks good for Israel  —  The Israeli newspaper Ma'ariv on Wednesday reported that Likud leader Benjamin Netanyahu told an audience at Bar Ilan university that the September 11, 2001 terror attacks had been beneficial for Israel.
Mark Halperin / The Page:
HALPERIN'S TAKE: The Bad Things That *HAVEN'T* Happened to Obama Since the “Bitter/Cling” Controversy Erupted  —  Since Obama's San Francisco fundraising remarks, some have predicted deep trouble for his campaign.  And, indeed, the flap could still be a danger to him in a possible general election.
Wil S. Hylton / Men's Fashion, Men's Clothing …:
Newt Gingrich Rewrites History  —  Newt Gingrich Rewrites History … Ten years ago, Newt Gingrich fled the House of Representatives in a haze of ethics scandals and waning influence.  Since then, he has spent much of his time rewriting history—literally—by authoring five historical novels …
Discussion: Donklephant
Matthew Yglesias:
Lying  —  Via Kevin Drum, George W. Bush admits to ABC News that he was knowingly lying to the public about conditions in Iraq all throughout 2006.  He says he was doing it to keep up morale for the troops in the field.  Phil Carter, who was serving in Iraq at the time …
Discussion: Washington Monthly
RELATED:
Spencer / Attackerman:
Deny, You're A Liar  —  Via Yglesias, Bush admits to lying …
Discussion: Weekly Standard Blog
Megan McArdle:
A not particularly brief, very personal, very feminine rant  —  There was a debate on this subject a little while back that I didn't link because it centered on me, which seemed a little too much like whining, particularly I'm not sure I have anything to whine about.
Eric Trager / Commentary:
Islamic Jihad: We Refused Carter's Request for a Meeting  —  Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) has announced that its leadership has refused former U.S. President Jimmy Carter's request for a meeting.  According to PIJ's QudsNews website, Egyptian authorities contacted PIJ Secretary-General …
Gary Emerling / Washington Times:
Nuclear attack on D.C. a hypothetical disaster  —  A nuclear device detonated near the White House would kill roughly 100,000 people and flatten downtown federal buildings, while the radioactive plume from the explosion would likely spread toward the Capitol and into Southeast D.C., contaminating thousands more.
Discussion: Below The Beltway
Iain Murray / The Corner:
Bush & Global Warming: Still A Mistake  —  The President, as I mentioned below, stepped back from calling for a ruinous cap and trade scheme, but his speech still lays out a blueprint for slow motion economic decline.  It legitimizes global warming alarmism and undermines opposition in Congress …
Discussion: White House and Washington Times
Tina Susman / Los Angeles Times:
Penalty for crossing an Al Qaeda boss?  A nasty memo  —  Mohammed Atef, left, sits with Osama bin Laden, right, and Bin Laden's son Mohammed in early 2001.  Documents show Al Qaeda's obsession with paperwork.  —  Recently declassified documents reveal a little-known side of the network …
 
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of memeorandum at 10:05 PM ET, April 16, 2008.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
memeorandum: site main
memeorandum River: reverse chronological memeorandum
memeorandum Mobile: for phones
memeorandum Leaderboard: memeorandum's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
memeorandum RSS feed
memeorandum on Mastodon
 
 
 More Items: 
Marc Ambinder:
Is McCain Angry At Gov. Mark Sanford?
Molly Ivors / Whiskey Fire:
White Gloves Come Off
Timothy P. Carney / The American Conservative:
Pope too Controversial for Senate Democrats
Discussion: TownHall Blog
Andrew Sullivan / The Daily Dish:
Bitter-Fizzle  —  The latest data from Gallup analyzing …
Discussion: Commentary and Gallup
Digby / Firedoglake:
Who Will Tell The People?  —  (Please send a letter to the editor …
Discussion: MyDD, Daily Kos and Street Prophets
Scot Lehigh / Boston Globe:
The June solution  —  IT'S EMERGING as the June solution …
Discussion: Redstate and MSNBC
Beth Fouhy / Associated Press:
Obama reports income of $4.2 million in 2007 tax returns
Ezra Klein / American Prospect:
IF YOU WATCH ONLY ONE YOU TUBE ON HEALTH CARE TODAY...
Discussion: Washington Monthly
 Earlier Items: 
Bill Roggio / Weekly Standard Blog:
The Bigger Picture in Sadr City
Ed Morrissey / Hot Air:
Does the blogosphere “ghettoize” female writers?
Allahpundit / Hot Air:
LA Times op-ed reveals new racist code word: “Elitist”
Minneapolis Star Tribune:
Franken corporation didn't file tax returns in California from '03-07
Audioholics Home Theater Reviews and News:
Blue Jeans Cable Strikes Back - Response to Monster Cable
Gordon Brown / Wall Street Journal:
Enlarging the Anglosphere  —  When Winston Churchill met …
John Hawkins / Right Wing News:
Barack Obama In Quotes: Version 1.0
Discussion: Atlas Shrugs and Cold Fury
Roy Edroso / Village Voice:
The Official Village Voice Election-Season Guide to the Right-Wing Blogosphere
 

 
From Techmeme:

Lauren Feiner / The Verge:
The House passes a TikTok divestiture bill with a longer sale deadline as part of a package of Ukraine/Israel aid bills, pressuring the Senate to vote on TikTok

Julie Jargon / Wall Street Journal:
How some parents, seeking the ability to reach their kids at all times, have become unexpected but forceful opponents of schools' attempts to ban phones

Gaby Del Valle / The Verge:
President Biden signs the bill reauthorizing FISA's Section 702, extending the controversial warrantless surveillance program through 2026

 
Sister Sites:

Techmeme
 Top news and commentary for technology's leaders, from all around the web
Mediagazer
 Top news and commentary for media professionals from all around the web
WeSmirch
 The top celebrity news from all around the web on a single page