The Snub Proven

By |January 30th, 2008|

Case closed. I've already proven this (also see here and here), but the videos above, via Mark Ambinder (don't forget "The View's" Whoopi verdict), add the final gavel on this case. Body experts are even weighing in now, with one guy on Fox "News" busting Claire McCaskill for smirking when Obama gave his second excuse, [...]

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‘Mack’ is Back Debate

By |January 30th, 2008|

by Paul Szep Talk about a comeback. It's the mother of all comebacks, baby. Don't miss Ann Telnaes on McCain today! Oh, and did you see Mr. 9/11 endorsing "Mack," as in "Mack is back," today? Unity and bliss, at long last. Mr. Toe Sucker, now reformed I'm sure, gets to the heart of it: [...]

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California Latinos, the Kennedys, the Clintons, and Barack Obama

By |January 30th, 2008|

The clip above speaks for itself. There's nothing to add. And here's the quote of the day, from January 2001, via ABC's Jake Tapper: "The proof in the pudding is looking at the treatment of the other Bush nominees," Obama said. "I mean for the most part, I for example do not agree with a [...]

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Edwards Returns to New Orleans

By |January 30th, 2008|

Edwards Returns to New Orleans updated Taylor Marsh LIVE! 3:00 p.m. eastern - 12:00 pacific Missed the show? Podcast is up. His bid for the presidency is over, but the cause of his life, as well as his wife, lives on. Earlier on MSNBC, Mudcat Saunders made a comment regarding Clinton that does a disservice [...]

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The Pre Snub

By |January 30th, 2008|

getty images "Well, I reached my hand out in friendship and unity and my hand is still reaching out," she said, lapsing back into the dissed-woman mode. "And I look forward to shaking his hand sometime soon." ... .. Given her brazen quote to ABC News, Obama is right to be scared of Hillary. He [...]

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MSNBC’s Chuck Todd: Edwards Dropping Out

By |January 30th, 2008|

MSNBC's Chuck Todd: Edwards Dropping Out updated John Edwards will end his presidential campaign today, a source close to the Edwards campaign confirmed today. The former senator is scheduled to speak in New Orleans this afternoon -- an appearance billed as an ani-poverty speech that is now expected to serve as the platform for ending [...]

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Feingold on FISA

By |January 30th, 2008|

via Matt Stoller Covering the primary contest takes up all the oxygen around here right now, but following all the news is my job, even if I'm not writing about every subject. Looking at the Republicans for 2008, believing it will be McCain, unless he implodes in the debate tonight, and because electability matters and [...]

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Florida Voters Choose Clinton

By |January 29th, 2008|

"I am thrilled to have this vote of confidence you have given me today..." - Hillary Clinton After 2000, Florida matters. We're calling this a win, a big win. No Democrat campaigned in Florida, but Clinton got the most votes by a mile. Obama can continue his sour grapes strategy, even with a Florida cable [...]

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Florida, Florida, Florida

By |January 29th, 2008|

Florida, Florida, Florida updated It wouldn't be Florida without voting problems. McCain and Romney are in a real battle. Some are saying McCain will be near broke after Florida, so he needs this one. We know Slick Mitt will try to buy the nomination. As for issues, the economy helps Romney. But McCain really tried [...]

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The Snub Bites Obama

By |January 29th, 2008|

Today on "Morning Joe." AXELROD: In this environment, every single thing can be inflated and interpreted and will in a political -- in a hyperpolitical light. But- it is what I suggested. I think it's understandable that he would not want to stand there with Senator Kennedy as if he were-- lording it over her. [...]

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