Down In Flames

Many children share the dream of growing up one day to be the President of the United States of America.  I doubt many of them aspire to be the most hated president in American history. Well, whether Bush wanted that extra little modifier or not, he has it; at 71% disapproval, George W. Bush has now won the...

Liabilities

A new NBC/WSJ poll has been released targeting which of the candidate’s liabilities they were most concerned about, and the results may just shock the hell out of you. After a week of the media flogging the Wright story (again) as hard as they possibly could, you would think that the number one thing...

The Rules: Coda

Well, we all knew this was coming the moment Rev. Wright dropped the state terrorism bomb and dared to say something positive about Farrakhan [insert sputtering, self-righteous indignation here]. Ben Smith: In Winston-Salem, Obama sharply attacks Reverend Jeremiah Wright and the substance of his remarks...

The Real Reason Wright Won’t Go Away

Over the weekend, Rev. Jeremiah Wright engaged in two very high profile events, one being a Bill Moyers interview that received little more than a whisper in the political press and blogs, and a more mercurial speech delivered to the NAACP. It is interesting to note that there seems to be the slightest...

Quicksand

With doubts about Hillary Clinton’s viability growing, the Clinton campaign appears to be mired in quicksand.  In this quicksand, Team Clinton has found themselves in a situation where their struggles to stay afloat seem to focus on everything except the actual merits of the candidate. Part of what...

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