Looking Forward To Tonight’s Debate: Nothing To Lose, Everything To Lose

Undoubtedly you know that tonight is the final presidential debate, the last time that the two candidates for President of the United States will share a stage this election season.  We’ll be liveblogging it, as always, and, as always, I’ll have the liveblog post published sometime between eight...

The Trap Has Been Set, The Bait Has Been Taken

As recently as yesterday, I was willing to say tomorrow night’s debate is a crapshoot.  McCain is currently trailing 8-10 points nationally, traditional battleground states are in the Obama column, and the current battlegrounds are couched it what should be safe Republican territory.  With the...

Ineffective, Irresponsible, and Dangerous

People are scared.  The economy continues its tailspin, closing today below 9,000 points, losing nearly forty percent since the record high last year over 14,000.  People are watching their 401(k)s evaporate; my wife tells me that we’ve lost twenty-thousand dollars in a year…  I didn’t...