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For all of you wondering where Boston Globe columnist Alex Beam has been for lo these many months, the answer came at the end of his Wednesday op-ed: Globe columnist Alex Beam is writing a book about Joseph Smith. A-hah! What … Continue reading
Exactly 24 hours after Barack Obama whipped the hapless Mitt Romney in the endless 2012 presidential election, the endless 2016 campaign kicked off with this ad (from Citizens Against Government Waste) on a cable news network the hardwatching staff forgot … Continue reading
The hardworking staff has two thoughts for you splendid readers in the wake of the 2012 election. Scott Brown Will Forever Regret the People’s Pledge The Brown campaign thought it was so clever orchestrating the agreement with Elizabeth Warren to … Continue reading
Front page of today’s Boston Herald: Destiny: Sleepy’s? Probably not an auspicious omen. Then again, the price is probably right.
Conservative chinstroker Michael Barone takes to the conservative Rasmussen Reports to make his presidential prediction. Going Out on a Limb: Romney Beats Obama, Handily Fundamentals usually prevail in American elections. That’s bad news for Barack Obama. True, Americans want to think … Continue reading
From our Not Good News desk Two prominent swing state newspapers that endorsed Barack Obama in 2008 have swung Mitt Romney’s way in the past few days. First up: The Des Moines Register. From the LA Times: Des Moines Register … Continue reading
From the e-mailbag: Yeah . . . but then there’s this from U.S. News: The $2 Billion Presidential Race It’s official: for the first time in history, a political candidate has raised $1 billion in one campaign. President Barack Obama … Continue reading
The hardworking staff half-listened-to/half-watched last night’s third and final presidential debate (video excerpts and transcript here, via the Washington Post), and this is what we thought (no quotes verbatim): • If you picked tumult, comprehensive strategy, or wrongandreckless for your … Continue reading
The local dailies look back at Mitt Romney’s hiring record as Massachusetts governor and see – wait for it – very different pictures. Details at IGTLTDT.