All posts tagged 2008 election

Sinking In

Still basking in the afterglow of the Obama election. Still happier than I’ve been in a long time about the state of the U.S., even with the economic bad news and tough times ahead. I felt this way in 1992 after Clinton got elected. However, I lived in Provo, Utah, Read More...

Proud to Vote Democratic This Year

I’ve received a lot of email asking me to stop linking to those politicians I disagree with and to write more about the politicians with which I agree. I linked to an endorsement by The New Yorker and quoted a couple of paragraphs. That pretty much is exactly how I Read More...

et tu, George F. Will?

George F. Will – Call Him John the Careless Via The gruber “From the invasion of Iraq to the selection of Sarah Palin, carelessness has characterized recent episodes of faux conservatism. Tuesday’s probable repudiation of the Republican Party will punish characteristics displayed in the campaign’s closing days.” Wow.

October Surprise?

Not sure if this qualifies as an actual October Surprise, but damn: Al-Qaeda Supporters Endorse McCain (Via email from reader Megan. Thanks!.) I think the real question is this: Is John McCain palling around with terrorists? Because if he is, there is no way I can not support McCain even Read More...