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Archive for the '08 Elections' Category

Temperament and Judgment

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Another one jumps in the tank.

A Renewed Culture War

Friday, October 17th, 2008

Desperate and divisive demagoguery. Don’t forget this is lame, opportunistic and transparent pseudo-outrage. Only eighteen days to go. How low can McCain go?

Hitchens: Vote Obama

Monday, October 13th, 2008

It’s the indignity, stupid: The most insulting thing that a politician can do is to compel you to ask yourself: “What does he take me for?” Precisely this question is provoked by the selection of Gov. Sarah Palin.

Sarah Palin Didn’t Abuse Power. Power Just, Uh, Fell Down the Stairs.

Saturday, October 11th, 2008

Yeah. That’s it. I wonder if Power will be asked to pay for its own rape kit?

When You Throw Red Meat To Gullible Dumbasses…

Friday, October 10th, 2008

…don’t be surprised when you get spattered. This is what happens when your fearmongering targets ignorant sheep. What did the desperate morons running McCain’s campaign expect?

A Song For McCain

Friday, October 10th, 2008

(…this could also go out to Fleet Week and the Blue Angels). And so once again My dear Johnny my dear friend And so once again you are fightin’ us all And when I ask you why You raise your sticks and cry, and I fall Oh, my friend How did you come To trade [...]

Displaying the Thready and Impulsive Pulses of the Undecideds

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

…panders to the vapid, yup. But vapid is what CNN does best.

Thank You Michelle

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Yes.

Linky Blinky Heart

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

So much sleaze, desperation and incompetence, so little time to catch up. Yeah, Senator McCain. Looks like you’re following in Bush’s boots when it comes to buying into the Peter Principle… Meg Whitman as Treasury Secretary? Hilarious. Let’s talk about McCain’s pep rally soundtracks. Conservative Republican mouthpieces continue to speak truth to mediocrity. (Do they [...]

Liveblogging the Prezadenshal Dabayt

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

7:30: “What don’t you know, and how will you learn it?” Obama answers the question he wished he’d been asked, like any politician, and says “here’s what I DO know…” and talks about his upbringing and how it’s helped form his world view. He edits his stump speech, in other words. McCain answers more directly: [...]