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Letters from the Front

I’m just catching up with Nico Pitney’s live-blog of the ongoing protests in Iran. (Funny enough, I’m seeing him being interviewed by Rachel Maddow in a repeat of today’s show right now.) In his 2:21PM ET entry, Nico reports a … Continue reading

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Howard Kurtz defends CNN on the lack of coverage in Tehran

Twitter was all aflutter yesterday with criticism of CNN for its lack of coverage of the on-going protests in Tehran (see #cnnfail and #IranElection on Twitter, also this article from the NY Times). Howard Kurtz, of CNN’s Reliable Sources offered … Continue reading

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History!

You’re witnessing it.

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TIME: Never Underestimate McCain, But …

The media will try to preserve the illusion of a toss-up; you’ll keep seeing “Obama Leads, But Voters Have Concerns” headlines. But when Democrats are winning blood-red congressional districts in Mississippi and Louisiana, when the Republican President is down to … Continue reading

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Harvey Weinstein Demands the Congress He Paid For

Apparently one wealthy disgruntled Clinton supporter is threatening to cut off Democrats if they don’t deliver for his candidate. Hillary Clinton supporter Harvey Weinstein threatened to cut off contributions to congressional Democrats unless House Speaker Nancy Pelosi embraced his plan … Continue reading

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Bill Clinton: Hillary would be winning with GOP rules

Bill Clinton is back in the news again, somewhat. In the continuing quest for some way to spin the current Democratic campaign results in the Clinton camp’s favor, Bill is now trying to argue that, had the Democrats been using … Continue reading

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Obama, get ready for the “Clinton rules”

As Wednesday’s awful debate proves, it won’t matter who the presidential nominee is — the press will play footsie with McCain and attack the Democrat. Obama, get ready for the “Clinton rules” | Salon

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