Friday, March 21, 2008

Obamix

Some recent polls have indicated that John McCain will beat either Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton. But could he beat them both? If that "dream-ticket" ever materialized? Regardless of who would lead such a ticket, I'd back it, and I'd be willing to wager that smart Democrats would too. For one, it would instantly erase that 19-20% lead McCain would supposedly have as soon as either O or H dropped out. (Pollsters say significant numbers of supporters of the dropped candidate would crossover to McCain). This week has been a tough one for everyone. Obama is getting killed over those "pastor problems." Can he recover?

World News anchor Charles Gibson and This Week's George Stephanopoulos will moderate ABC News' second primetime debate... Co-sponsored by Philadelphia's ABC station, WPVI-TV, the 90-minute debate will take place Wednesday, April 16 at 8 p.m. from the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. The debate comes in the run-up to the April 22 Pennsylvania primary as Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) is attempting to close the gap with Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.), who is ahead in the delegate count and in the popular vote.

The polls give Clinton an edge in Pennsylvania, as Obama has been contending with fallout from his relationship with his divisive Chicago pastor, the Rev. Jeremiah Wright.

Long before the sermons of the Rev. Jeremiah Wright became instant hits on YouTube and talk-show fodder for the cable news channels, Barack Obama knew he had a preacher problem. Time Magazine reports.

'Stuff White People Like' Book Sold to Random House For At Least $350,000 (UPDATED)

ABCNEWS: OBAMA LIKE CINDERELLA...

Re: 200 surveillance cameras at Van Dyke houses fail to stop rape suspect - Obama said his white grandmother was "like most white people", they're suspicious and nervous when they see a black man. You can't make this stuff up. To all the all the U.S. citizens who happen to be white, how's it feel to be insulted with such a negative stereotypical comment from the leading Democrat candidate for the White House?

First, Obama’s passport…now, Hillary’s breached, too; 12:13pm Eastern: State Dept says McCain’s passport accessed, too

State Department peeks at files of all three presidential hopefuls: Condi Apologizes


Now on sale: The “Typical White Person” t-shirt

The beating on the Baltimore bus: Judge rules five students guilty; More: Teens stonewalled police, mocked beating

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