Archive for June 22nd, 2008

Does the GOP need to lose to Barack? Some conservatives are saying so. Andrew Bacevich, professor of history and international relations at Boston University, believes that after eight years under Bush, the Republicans need to lose November’s election to reinvent their thinking and policy platform. “For conservatives, Obama represents a sliver of hope. McCain represents […]


For the second day in a row, Gallup’s tracking poll of voter preference shows Barack and McCain running near even. At the start of the long summer in which John McCain and Barack Obama will hone their messages and strive to fill their campaign coffers before the crucial fall campaign season, the two are nearly […]


Barack’s been getting lots of buzz this week over his pretentious, and presumptuous, campaign seal. I’ve been trying to figure out how to get it to appear here for days, but haven’t had any luck, so you’ll have to click here to see it.


For a guy who hasn’t had much of a career, Barack obviously has to engage in a bit of puffery to create the impression of having been a legislator. Just to review his ‘career’ – in his three years in the U.S. Senate, he’s spent two running for president. Three years into his state senate […]