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Super Bowl wrong place for abortion ad

Abortion and the Super Bowl. Put that in your pipe and smoke it. Yep, CBS has sold a 30-second Super Bowl spot to the evangelical, anti-abortion, anti-gay activist group Focus […]

I don’t regret voting for President Obama

Over on Real Clear Politics today, there’s an op-ed piece entitled “Why I Regret Voting for President Obama.” It’s written by freelance writer and independent voter Jill Dorson. I wonder […]

Cynic that I am …

Pres. Obama has been all over the news the last couple of days. I haven’t been listening that closely to what he’s been saying, beyond noting what seemed a renewed […]

And you thought campaigns were bad before

Hooray for free speech! (That was sarcasm.) The Supreme court today ruled that free speech means corporations can buy all the political advertising they want, or words to that effect. […]

Rise of the independent voter

Americans are mad as hell and they aren’t going to take it anymore. Especially angry is the great unwashed-and-ignored middle of the political spectrum, all those folks who were left […]

Mass-ive headache looms for Dems

Tomorrow is the special election in Massachusetts to fill the late Ted Kennedy’s U.S. Senate seat. “The Kennedy Seat” has been Democratic for so long, it’s almost unthinkable it might […]