Uncharted Territory

Hoo boy, sometimes it gets deep.  Some things that recent politics have taught us.  Drug use during one’s youth can be forgiven in a politician so long as he or she is forthright and honest about it.  Extra marital affairs can also be okay as long as you are forthright and honest about it and...

Notice A Pattern Here?

It should be widely understood that the dirtiest campaigns do not come, at least on the surface, from the candidates involved themselves.  This is particularly true the higher up you go for the more exposure a race has, the less a candidate can afford to have a good old batch of mud slinging attached to...

Shaheen Falls On His Sword

Yesterday, Hillary Clinton’s New Hampshire Co-Chair, Bill Shaheen, set the headlines ablaze when he, to use an oft repeated Clinton term, used Republican talking points to frame Barack Obama’s prior drug use.  Today, Shaheen finds himself garnering headlines again in the disastrous...

Okay, This Is Slinging Mud

I swear, I had no intention of writing this much on the Obama/Clinton rivalry when I woke up this morning.  Still, it’s hard to pass up a headline that reads, “Clinton N.H. Official Warns Obama Will Be Attacked on Drug Use.” The headline speaks of a Billy Shaheen, Hillary Clinton’s...