Kwame Kilpatrick Waves Goodbye to Denver Dreams

  • Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, facing perjury charges in one case and assault charges in another, has been ordered to remain in Detroit instead of attending the Democratic convention. He tried to argue that his presence was really important to the Democratic party, but if Obama doesn't feel it's necessary to play…
  • » 8/14/08 6:30pm 8/14/08 6:30pm

Assassination, Impeachment and Prison Sentences

  • Raymond Hunter Geisel (no relation to the awesomest Geisel ever) was arrested in Florida today for threatening to assassinate Barack Obama. One nutjob down, too many to go. [Politico]
  • A President is going to get impeached! No, not ours. Pakistan's own Uncle Pervy. [HuffPo]
  • Salim Hamdan, convicted earlier this week of…
  • » 8/07/08 6:30pm 8/07/08 6:30pm

Hillary And Barack Can't Morph Into One Supercandidate, But Wouldn't It…

  • Yeah, how do we know when the this fucking nomination process has gone on too long? When the candidates' lives have not only been covered breathlessly in US Weekly, ostensibly dignified magazines like The New Republic have started co-opting their "if they mated" feature. [TNR]
  • The Hillary campaign is now pinning its…
  • » 3/24/08 5:30pm 3/24/08 5:30pm