Politicians Are Certainly All Unsure, Unless They're Sure.

  • Barack Obama will officially resign his Senate seat on Sunday, one day before Congress reconvenes for its lame duck session. Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich has 60 days to appoint a successor to serve until a special election in 2010, but hasn't signaled who he's leaning towards. [Washington Post]
  • In the meantime,…
  • » 11/13/08 6:30pm 11/13/08 6:30pm

Justin Long And Obama Are Change Even Iran Can Believe In

There are moments in life when you can choose to do the safe thing, or the scary thing. Like when the Great Satan elects someone you don't hate, you can talk to him or pretend that you never really wanted to. Or when your longtime celebrity crush, Justin Long, walks into a bar in which you are getting soused, you can… » 11/13/08 10:00am 11/13/08 10:00am

Sarah Palin Is "Not Gonna Be A Dictator And All This" About Alaska…

Sarah Palin is like a scab: we want to ignore her but we can't stop picking at her! Rachel Maddow seems to feel the same way, and last night she addressed the possibility of a Senator Palin. Here's a brief recap: incumbent GOP Senator Ted Stevens, who's been convicted of 7 felonies, is ahead by 3,000 votes though… » 11/11/08 12:30pm 11/11/08 12:30pm

More Obama Cabinetry And Lieberman Speculation

  • Though Barack obama told Americans nothing about forthcoming nominations, that doesn't mean there's nothing to speculate about! John Kerry, Chris Dodd and Bill Richardson are lead speculative Secretary of State candidates, Robert Gates might stay at the Defense Department, Janet Napolitano could be headed to Justice…
  • » 11/07/08 7:40pm 11/07/08 7:40pm

For Halloween, Republicans Let The Crazy Loose

Ted Stevens Convicted, But Racism Still Roams Free

  • Alaska Senator Ted Stevens was convicted today of all 7 counts he faced related to not reporting gifts on his Senate financial disclosure forms. He's up for re-election but most sources agree he's unlikely to do time. [CNN]
  • The ATF foiled a half-assed plot by a bunch of psycho skinheads to kill a bunch of…
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