Archive for October 19th, 2008

Obama Grilled

19Oct08

The reception for Barack was not so warm at a North Carolina diner called the Cape Fear BBQ and Chicken. According to the pool reporter at the lunch stop, the barbecue joint was filled with dozens of older and mostly white diners. As Obama walked in, a woman at the other end of the restaurant, […]


Rush nails it – again. If Powell is not being influenced by race, then where are all the unqualified, inexperienced white liberals he’s been moved to support? Rush Limbaugh said Colin Powell’s decision to get behind Barack Obama appeared to be very much tied to Obama’s status as the first African-American with a chance to […]


Polls

19Oct08

Get mad when you hear them talk about a double digit Obama lead. RCP Average 10/12 – 10/18 — — 48.8 43.5 Obama +5.3 Rasmussen Reports 10/16 – 10/18 3000 LV 2.0 51 45 Obama +6 Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby 10/16 – 10/18 1210 LV 2.9 48 45 Obama +3 Gallup 10/16 – 10/18 2590 LV 3.5 49 […]


Wamble

19Oct08

If you’re inclined toward seasickness, you might want to take a Dramamine before watching this ad for Obama. Wanna get sicker? Look at the fundraising numbers of the man so devoted to public financing! Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama raised more than $150 million in September, a stunning and unprecedented eruption of political giving that […]


Stephanopoulos had a full hour round table today. When Newt Gingrich suggested that McCain should spend the last two weeks reminding voters what Barack will do as president with Pelosi and Reid controlling congress, Donna Brazile’s defense was pretty funny, and revealing. You won’t have to worry about that, she claimed, because Obama will have […]


Race Bias

19Oct08

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell announced Sunday that he will be voting for Sen. Barack Obama, citing the Democrat’s “ability to inspire” and the “inclusive nature of his campaign.” “He has both style and substance. I think he is a transformational figure,” Powell said on NBC’s “Meet the Press.” And he’s right. This could […]


Tighter Still

19Oct08

The new Zogby poll shows that Barack’s lead in the presidential race is under 3 points as the slow trend to McCain continues. McCain now trails Obama by 2.7 points, down from the 3.9 point deficit he faced 24 hours earlier. Seven-point-one percent of the likely voters surveyed said they remain undecided. Obama lost five-tenths […]