This Is What Is Supposed To Happen

If you are trying to make yourself feel better, this CNN poll which has the race tied is probably your best bet.  From there, the polls get a little uglier, with McCain taking a small but statistically significant lead in the nationals. As Oliver Willis points out though, this is not the end of the world;...

Linking Bush To McCain

The Republican’s may be busy with their own convention and enjoying spending the week with like-minded individuals but they shouldn’t forget one very important fact: Directly linking President Bush to candidate John McCain can only end badly for McCain. Well, having Bush directly endorse John...

No Bounce Here, Nothing To See, Move Along

I’m going to come right out and say it; I’m pissed.  I’m highly pissed at all points left right and mainstream.  For the past few days I have been watching the convention, and then I have been reading and watching commentators, some of them IN DENVER, reporting on a convention that could...

St. Paul

And Obama just took the stage in the same arena where the Republicans are holding their national convention. Not much to speak of yet, other than WOW! That thing is packed. I’ll be anxious to see what the attendance estimates are. Update: Live streaming video of Obama’s speech: Update #2:...

Clinton’s Thin Ice

Reconciliation and analysis have been the leading themes in my writing on the Democratic primaries lately. Once a severe sufferer of Clinton Derangement Syndrome, I have publicly and emotionally eased up on Senator Clinton, and for good reason. The talk of the town when it comes to the primaries have now...

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