Daily Archive: November 7, 2012


No, but it would help

Mitt Romney and the Republican Party got slapped down yesterday but, if you ask me, that’s not the most interesting thing that happened… After all, *SOMEONE* was going to win the election and if...


Still mostly off the grid but…

The election is too close to call, says Particle Physicists. (No word on what IL-11 Congressman Elect Dr. Bill Foster (PhD Particle Physics, Harvard ’83) thinks about this conclusion)


Election 2012 Recap: Getting the Triumphalism Right

Democrats awoke today awash in the smug warmth that comes with electoral success. Rightly so, given last night’s results. Jon Tester and Claire McCaskill are still Senators? Tammy Baldwin will be the first openly...


Ballot Initiatives Open Thread

And now on to the more important matters of ballot initiatives. In general last night’s results lead me to believe that American citizens are moving towards a more liberal (in the classical sense) political...


Pride Only Hurts

“The night of the fight, you may feel a slight sting. That’s pride fucking with you. Fuck pride. Pride only hurts, it never helps. – Marsellus Wallace, Pulp Fiction That quote kept going through...


Turns Out Citizens United Only Changed the Volume

Tod Kelly rightfully points out that last night’s losers were ” the well-off Republicans that paid billions of dollars into Super PACs such as Rove’s American Crossroads. Billions of dollars collected, spent, and it...

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