Category Archives: blogging

2008 Presidential Debate II: Liveblogging

» Skip down to my conclusion « 9:00pm Already had a Mai Tai at dinner, so no drinking during the debate… unless it’s required 🙂 As with the last couple debates, you should be able to watch it live on MSNBC.com if you’re not near a TV. 9:05pm And it begins. 9:10pm Obama begins by […]

Monday Blogging – 10/6/08

7:35am Last night I went to see the Black Keys, so I was a bit too busy having awesome amounts of fun to write a post for today. So instead, you’re getting treated to some equally awesome blogging updates throughout the day and a video of the Black Keys playing on Letterman: 9:20am You didn’t […]

2008 Presidential Debate I: Liveblogging

Dü-ba-dü-ba-debate! » Skip down to my conclusion « 8:15pm I’m eating pizza and cooling some beer (Big Boss Bad Penny) in the fridge in preparation for liveblogging the debate. Luckily, I won’t have to work too hard on my analysis tonight. According to an ad leaked this morning, McCain has already won. 8:45pm If Nader […]

I'm on vacation but there's Twitter

While I was on vacation in NYC, I posted to a Twitter account that was automatically updated on this page. Now that I’m back from my vacation, I’ve archived the “tweets” I posted during my trip. Exciting eh? Archive of Twitter Feed: Timestamp: Sept. 22, 10:30pm EST I see that Palin is supposed to meet […]

Wednesday Blogging – 9/17/08

Woop woop. Consider this an open thread until I post something substantive… any requests? 11:45am We’re all communists now. “Fearing a financial crisis worldwide, the Federal Reserve reversed course on Tuesday and agreed to an $85 billion bailout that would give the government control of the troubled insurance giant American International Group.” When Jim Cramer […]

Wednesday Blogging – 9/3/08

Good morning everyone! 10:15am People at the McCain campaign are having fun sticking their feet in their mouths. “The vetting process was completely thorough and I’m grateful for the results.” – John McCain “This election is not about issues. This election is about a composite view of what people take away from these candidates.” – […]

Monday Blogging – 8/25/08

Hope you all had a good weekend, now it’s time to get depressed! 10:15am From MSNBC: [The McCain campaign] will be prepared to show McCain’s “home” in Hanoi by using images of his cell. They claim they have not overused the POW element and insist they have “underused it.” From 2004: McCain said that he […]

Wednesday Blogging – 8/20/08

Another day. Another blog. Another post. 10:15am Of all the stories on this CNN homepage, why is a story about spanking school children #1? 10:45am All this Veep talk is getting annoying. And I must be going insane, because I’m starting to want Obama to pick Clinton. 11:05am Ezra Klein has a great post about […]

Monday Blogging – 8/11/08

9:30am Blogging it up, so you can get down. Btw, I saw Wilco on Friday, they were awesome as usual. 9:45am Iraq’s foreign minister Hoshyar Zebari had this to say Sunday when asked if the Iraqis would accept an agreement without specific dates, “No, no definitely there has to be a very clear timeline.” Could […]

Friday Blogging – 7/25/08

TGIF!? 8:25am Obama’s speech in front of 200k in Germany yesterday: It was a pretty good speech. Full of his usual high minded rhetoric about coming together for change. It also had a call to action for our NATO allies: Send more troops to Afghanistan! 9:30am You can read the text of Obama’s speech here. […]