The Al Gore Effect

Finally Al Gore has chosen to endorse a Democratic candidate in this year’s presidential election.  Speaking before an Obama crowd that was, as is quickly becoming par for the course, massive, the former vice president described Obama as, “the candidate best able to solve these problems and...

Patti Solis Doyle and the Elusive Unity Pony

The news hit today that former Clinton campaign manager Patti Solis Doyle will be joining the Obama campaign as the chief of staff for the eventual running mate.  The truly hilarious thing about this is that not a single person seems to have a clue what the hell this means. While the general consensus is...

A Drag on the Ticket

The timing of this post, considering my main post of the morning is more olive branch than anything else, is probably terrible. Still, I don’t want people to take the opinions expressed below as an intentional dig on either Hillary Clinton, or her followers. (speaking for me only *cough*) Yesterday,...

Clinton Wins Puerto Rico; Loses More Than Just the Nomination

As expected, Senator Hillary Clinton has won the Puerto Rico primary, bringing her net delegate gain over the weekend up to about forty after the Rules and Bylaws Committee ruling on Saturday which opted to seat all of the delegates, but award them only half a vote each. This leaves us with only South...

Two Oregon SD’s For Obama

And the long, slow, slog towards the end of this primary continues. Obama inches ever closer to the nomination with two more Super Delegate pick ups out of Oregon today.  One comes in the form of Wane Kinney: It’s going to be a really good year for Democrats. Oregon Democrats will be right in the thick of...

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