Archives for November 3, 2008

Carnivalia

I don’t want to give you too many carnivals today, because you will be too busy VOTING and doing GOTV stuff all day!!!! The Last Edition of the Carnival to Replace Michele Bachmann. Ever. is at Tangled Up in Blue Guy Berry Go Round #10 is at 10,000 birds. Mendel’s Garden #25 is at Evolgen

Barack Obama’s ailing grandmother died Monday in Hawaii, a day before Obama was to stand election for the presidency, his campaign announced. Madelyn Payne Dunham was 86. The Democratic presidential candidate announced the news in a joint statement with his sister Maya Soetoro-Ng. The statement said Dunham died peacefully after a battle with cancer. source

A New Electoral Projection

Now that we are getting closer and closer to a close, we have recent data to work with, and some of the adjustments I’ve been making earlier are no longer needed. I am still taking a cautious approach, and in this analysis, Obama has exactly 270 votes. Have a look: I’ll probably do at least…

As you know, Webster Cook was Impeached by his school government for his role in Crackergate. Then, the impeachment was overturned. But this meant that he would be re-impeached … the appellate system does not really overturn an impeachment in this case, but rather, sends it back. So Webster Cook was Re-Impeached. And moments ago,…

President: Barack Obama US Senate: Al Franken US House Third District: Ashwin Madia US House Sixth District: El Tinklenberg Minnesota Supreme Court and Appeals Court Seat 3: Anderson Seat 4: Gildea Appeals Court judge Seat 16: Stoneburner Other Judges: No opposition, so no vote from me. Constitutional amendment: Increase state sales tax by 0.375% to…

The Horror!!!!

Hmmm…. some’s at the front door. I wonder who it is. This time of the year, it is likely to be someone canvassing for a candidate. Well, in that case, I’ll answer the door and let them know right away who we’all are voting for so they can move on to the next house quickly…

Hey Norm! What about this?

One of Norm [Coleman”s] neighbors had an interesting run-in with one of Norm’s ex-girlfriends …. This neighbor heard crashing sounds downstairs while he and his family were upstairs. He came downstairs and confronted the woman. She was drunk and thought she was trashing Norm’s house. The police came and arrested her. According to this neighbor…

And this is Franken’s very mild rebuke in his latest campaign ad: Get Out the Vote!

If you don’t vote, then … Shut. Up. Hat Tip: Neuroanthro

I knew she was scrappy … but I had no idea she was so talented in this area! Seriously, this is the best campaign review evah! And it is reasonably short …