car·riage re·turn

n. the lever or mechanism on a typewriter that would cause the cylinder on which the paper was held (the carriage) to return to the left margin of the page


Good News re:Gov. Napolitano’s Prospective Secretaryship

Via Reason‘s Dave Weigel:

On Tuesday,Gov. Janet Napolitano signed a measure,House Bill 2677,barring Arizona’s compliance with the Real ID program. In so doing,she called it an unfunded federal mandate that would stick states such as Arizona with a multibillion-dollar bill for the cost to develop and implement the Read on…

Schweitzer audibled?

That’s what Politico is saying.

“We had a convention that went through the first day and didn’t get anybody fired up,”said Schweitzer,who spoke on the second evening after keynote speaker Mark Warner of Virginia. “We didn’t have anybody stand up,and we didn’t have anybody get excited,”he said.

“Sometimes you go Read on…

Asleep in perfect blue buildings

I don’t know if the Democrats are planning to close Barack Obama’s speech tomorrow night with fireworks over Mile High Stadium INVESCO Field,but if they are,they might want to secretly test a few of them in Wyoming beforehand. From the moment Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi opened the 2008 DNC with a Read on…