Tag Archives: President

Obama watch!

Why the hell haven’t all presidents done this since TV became widespread? —————- Obama possibly picking Hillary Clinton to be his Secretary of State seems more than odd. One of the big areas that Obama and Clinton clashed during the primaries was diplomacy with nations like Iran. Obama was for it, and Clinton seemed to […]

Election 2008 Results Liveblogging

11:00pm NBC just called it for Barack Obama. This insanely long election is finally over! I don’t know what to say. It’s hard to believe actually. 10:15pm Not happy that McConnell won… but Ian I think it’s safe to drink now. At least it is for me… 9:50pm I don’t see how Obama loses this […]

Go vote

If you haven’t already voted, go do it. No matter who you vote for and no matter what happens the next four years, at least you can say you did the bare minimum to try to point this country in the right direction. Flickr photo by swanksalot

McCain unfit to be president – Roundup

The latest fake ass outrage from the McCain camp coupled with a new deeply dishonest ad has set off a firestorm in the blogosphere (I still hate that word). It is no longer disputable that McCain is running a dishonorable campaign based principally on outright lies and character assassination. Pretty much the same tactics that […]

The other highlight of the Democratic Convention

The convention is finally over and aside from Obama’s amazing speech last night, this is my pick for the best speech: Yes. Seriously. It was John F’ing Kerry. My favorite part: I have known and been friends with John McCain for almost 22 years, but every day now I learn something new about Candidate McCain. […]

5 reasons to thank the Edwards campaign

John Edwards candidacy may have had little chance against the superstar campaigns of Clinton and Obama, but he still made a hell of a difference before the surprise announcement that he was bowing out. Let us count the ways: Edwards paved the way for Clinton and Obama to offer universal and near universal health care […]