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Moderator or Debatinator?

Moderator or Debatinator?

By Joe Keck   I remember one of the debates that Jim Lehrer moderated with George W. Bush and Al Gore for the 2000 Presidential election. At one point Gore looked over and started hammering Bush directly with a tirade of rapid-fire questions. Of course, Jim Lehrer immediately jumped in and halted Gore’s machine gun interrogation, firmly reminding the Democrat candidate that he was in charge of the proceedings and […]

Obama’s Other Race Speech – Watch Video Here

Obama’s Other Race Speech – Watch Video Here

Exclusive: In heated ’07 speech, Obama lavishes praise on Wright, says feds ‘don’t care’ about New Orleans [VIDEO] Drudge right now: CAMPAIGN DRAMA: VIDEO MADE 6 YEARS AGO SURFACES ON EVE OF FIRST PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE… DEVELOPING TONIGHT… Twitter:   MATT DRUDGE @DRUDGE Curious tape dropping tonight. NOT from MOTHERJONES. Will cause controversy Video, ignite accusations of racism — in both directions! 2 Oct 12   MATT DRUDGE @DRUDGE Internal debate […]

Polling On the Eve of the Debate

Polling On the Eve of the Debate

by Bob Grundfest The pace of polling has slowed down since last week, but the overall trend is still towards Barack Obama in the swing states. His national numbers are somewhat closer, but Gallup (RV poll) still has him up six and Rasmussen has him leading by one, which is down two points from Monday. New Quinnipiac and CNN polls have Obama ahead by four and three, respectively, and the […]

Liberals Can’t Break 200-Year Racism Habit

Liberals Can’t Break 200-Year Racism Habit

By Ann Coulter Democrats spent the first century of this country’s existence refusing to treat black people like human beings, and the second refusing to treat them like adults. After fighting the Civil War to continue enslaving black people and then subjecting newly freed black Americans to vicious, humiliating Jim Crow laws and Ku Klux Klan violence, Democrats set about frantically rewriting their own ugly history. Step 1: Switch “Democrat” […]

Analysis:  Most Accurate political polls from 2008 presidential election

Analysis: Most Accurate political polls from 2008 presidential election

2008 Pollster Report Card The table below is an assessment of pollster performance in the 2008 Presidential election. The pollsters were graded on both the accuracy of their final poll (popular vote) and the consistency of their polling during the month of October. The overall score is a weighted average of their Accuracy and Consistency numbers. The weighting is 75% accuracy and 25% consistency. Formula details are at the bottom […]

Wake the F*ck Up! – A Rebuttal NSFW! – YouTube – Iron Mill News Service

Wake the F*ck Up! – A Rebuttal NSFW! – YouTube – Iron Mill News Service

Samuel L. Jackson’s “Wake the Fuck Up” video urges Americans to re-elect Barack Obama even as it chides the president’s supporters for a lack of enthusiasm. Why might voters be less than pleased with Obama? Reason TV responds with its own rhyme. Go to http://reason.com/reasontv/2012/09/28/wake-the-fck-up-a-rebuttal for downloadable versions, full links, and more. And go to http://reason.tv for more videos. Produced by Meredith Bragg and Nick Gillespie (who also narrates). About […]