Big Tent Democrat: Dumbass

They say there’s no such thing as a stupid question. They apparently have never come across Big Tent Democrat (aka Armando). BTD asks, “When Did The Pledged Delegate Count Become The Holy Grail?” in the title of a particularly obtuse post. But instead of asking an actual question about the...

Who Do You Want To Own Your Candidate?

The big money people behind Hillary Clinton are apparently not very thrilled with Speaker Pelosi.  Pelosi, who recently said that Super Delegates should not overturn the pledged delegate leader for the nomination, received a letter from top Clinton donors admonishing the Speaker and asking her to...

About Last Night and The McCain Effect

There have been better nights for Obama supporters than last night; the knockout punch the Democratic frontrunner was looking for never came.  The Clinton campaign which had established Texas and Ohio as firewalls would therefore seem to have paid off on the surface, and for at least the next day or so that...

You Have Got To Be Kidding

Ezra Klein once wrote, “If Hillary Clinton does not win delegates out of a majority of contested primaries and caucuses, her aides are willing to rip the party apart to secure the nomination, to cheat in a way that will rend the Democratic coalition and probably destroy Clinton’s chances in the...

Of Pledges And Super Delegates

Howard Wolfson, adding to the spin war about who’s in the lead and what delegate means what brings me to a point that I knew was coming. Per Politico: A Democratic operative notes a bit of a victory in the spin wars: The news organizations counting and referring to the delegate count have started much...

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