Archives for November 4, 2008

Bachmann is ahead of Tinklenberg enough to be pretty sure that she will win the night. Paulson is beating Madia by enough to be pretty sure that Madia will not be going to Washington as our congressperson. Coleman has pulled ahead of Franken, and my estimate is that Franken-leaning precincts were counted early. Franken will…

Liveblogging the Results: Yes we can

McCain is conceding . The crowd is booing Obama, McCain has to calm them down. Now, here, and over the next couple of weeks, McCain has to put the horrors back into the Pandora’s Box that he and Sarah Palin opened. Some people are probably going to die because of the way they ran their…

The Senate: Maybe …. Maybe ….

Quiz: Who are the only Democrats that will “lose” their seats in the Senate?? What? Nobody wants to guess???? These are the races I’m watching. And live blogging (by the way, Biden won his seat in the Senate in Delaware) Oregon: Dem is ahead, not called yet but he could win. North Carolina: Hagan is…

The Handy Dandy Base Map

I said I might produce one more electoral vote estimate. Instead, I’ve produced this map (using RCP web resources): Every state that is blue is a state that Obama will win no matter what. The recent polls all show way beyond the margin of error an Obama victory. Same fr the red states but for…

Unfair Attack by the Big Fat Idiot

… a Big Fat Idiot more

A thirteen year old is brutally raped by three men. Since this constituted sexual relations outside of marriage, she was sentenced to death. She was buried in a hole up to her neck. She pleaded for her life. “Don’t kill me. Don’t kill me…” she cried. Then fifty men threw stones at her head until…

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Today Is Voting Day!!!

In some states, Republicans have been telling people that Democrats vote Wednesday. No. Today is the last day you can vote. In some states, Republicans have been telling people that if you are a student, you will be arrested or your parent’s tax status will change or you’ll be turned away if you try to…

Happy Blogoversary 2 Me

Today is the one yearth anniversary of my Greg Laden’s Blog on Science Blogs. Update: 3679 Entries 17931 Comments So we have two parties coming up: The 5,000th post (which will probably be a small private affair) and the 20,000th comment, which will involve fireworks and dancing bears.