Gut Instincts: Obama’s Going Up!

So far, amidst all the polls, all the predictions, pundits, and idiocracy, there has been one thing that has led me in the right direction, one things that has been pretty accurate in who’s doing well and who’s not. My good old, trustworthy gut. Back in...

State of the Primary, 1/14/08

Racial Rhetoric is taking front stage in the battle between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. Whether its surrogates opening their mouths too much, or a coordinated campaign is yet to be seen. Obama won Iowa and finished a close second in New Hampshire, two...

GE Polls: A Huge Waste of Time

I’m really sick of all the diaries posting prospective GE polls numbers, no matter who they are supporting. Obama leads everyone in Zogby, woop-dee-do! Edwards leads in Rassmussen, oh my lord! Clinton leads in ARG? Yowsie! So to shut you up, here are some of the...

Obama and the Youth Vote

Poll after poll has shown it. Barack Obama is winning the youth vote, and winning it decisively. Iowa answered the question whether this enthusiasm would reflect at the polls, against the wishes of many pundits who ignore data that conclusively shows youth voter...

Debuking the Post-NH Media Narratives

The media narratives are out. The Clinton’s, once again the Comeback Kids, the race is thrown into disarray. With New Hampshire and Iowa finished, and we have no idea who will be the nominee on either side of the aisle, no clear frontrunner on either side. So...

Crushed…but Resolute

A quick post before I go to bed. But I am crushed right now. With all the polls showing us ahead by large amounts, with all the great media coverage, with all the momentum from Iowa…this? 39% Clinton 37% Obama What happened? Yet my only reaction is – we...