This election marks the 20 year anniversary of Bill Clinton’s historic 1992 campaign for President. It also marks the 20 year anniversary of my being permanently infected with the Political Junkie Virus. Ever since, I’ve been a little TOO excited by Presidential elections, going so far as to write blogs like this one! What can… [Read More]
Fox news has been brow-beating the very candidates you’d normally expect them to cow-tow to as part of a strategy to appear more “neutral” to the public during the 2012 election. This chaotic and raucous primary season is demonstrating that Roger Ailes will put the interests of his network ahead of all else. If 2010… [Read More]
Is the answer to the inevitable fraud and mistakes during an election the Wiki? The magic of Fung’s idea is that it makes election problems visible even in the absence of an electoral meltdown. If enough people participated so that coverage is thorough and consistent — and that’s a big “if,” as Fung recognizes —… [Read More]
TNR makes the case. Gore won’t risk losing out on the chance to be a part of a pro-climate-change administration (or is that bad wording? Maybe the current administration is pro CC?).