August 23, 2017

Monday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

Welcome Home Troops News: Reporting from Khabari al Awazem Border Crossing,— The last serial, or U.S. military convoy group, to exit Iraq just after dawn Sunday consisted of 28 vehicles. In the lead vehicle were Spc. Justin Moreland and Sgt. Rene … [Read more...]

Wednesday Obot Link Review | Evening Open Thread

Pot, I Want To Introduce You To Kettle News: Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney doesn't want to be cast as the only rich person in the race for the Republican presidential nomination. In the wake of his attempt to make a $10,000 bet with … [Read more...]

Tuesday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

And I Ain't Selfish, I Will Let You And Your Folk Feel It News: So much for that focused anti-Mitt strategy. President Barack Obama's campaign signaled Tuesday it would attack the new Republican presidential front-runner Newt Gingrich just as hard as … [Read more...]

Monday Obot Link Review | Evening Open Thread

  Another Promise Kept News: U.S. President Barack Obama and Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki say their countries will maintain strong security, diplomatic and economic ties after the last U.S. combat forces withdraw at the end of the year. With … [Read more...]

Thursday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

J-O-B-S Jobs, Bishes! News: Today’s jobless claims report showed notable declines to both initial and continued unemployment claims as a slight rising trend was firmly called into question for initial claims. Seasonally adjusted “initial” … [Read more...]

Wednesday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

Ho, Have A Seat News: Former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich told a federal court Wednesday that he made "terrible mistakes" and is "unbelievably sorry" for his crimes. His emotional statement was a dramatic departure from his insistence on his … [Read more...]

Monday Obot Link Review | Afternoon Open Thread

Have You Seen This Precious Little Girl? News: The investigation into the disappearance of 2-year-old Bianca Jones concentrated today on the girl's father as police searched his home. Detroit police confirmed that D'Andre Lane's home was being … [Read more...]