Tag Archives: Swampland

Let The Whatever-Billion-Dollar Rumpus Begin! (Poetry And Pros Edition)

Michael Scherer waxes lyrical at Time’s Swampland blog: AFP Brings Poetry To Political Boob Tube Politicians are supposed to campaign in poetry and govern in prose. But political advertising this cycle has been, for the most part, a bunch of … Continue reading

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So Is This The “Twitter Election” Or Not?

From our We Don’t Have a Clue desk: Lots of conflicting stories about social media’s influence on the 2012 presidential bakeoff. Consider these headlines collected by the hardworking staff in just in the past week. From Time’s Swampland blog: Campaign … Continue reading

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U.S. Politics = Bizarro World

Everything you need to know about the state of political discourse nowadays is contained in these two opinion pieces about Barack Obama’s Excellent Healthcare Summit: Piece #1: Joe Klein’s post on Time’s Swampland blog: Shame on me. I was elsewhere … Continue reading

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