That town called Unity

If you have been paying attention to the news, you probably know that Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton will be making their first joint appearance Friday in a little town called Unity, NH. The Concord Monitor has a good article about the town and event. It is pretty amazing that any presidential candidate is going […]

R.I.P. Tim Russert

One of my favorite journalists passed away today. Tim Russert, famous for his tough interviews on Meet the Press, passed away today from what appears to be a heart attack. He was one of those few journalists who you could genuinely believe that he had no agenda except to find out the truth and that […]

Obama in 2008

For the first time since I became interested in politics, I am 100% proud that I voted for the person who turned out to be Democratic Party nominee. Senator Barack Obama matches everything I have ever hoped that a politican could actually be. He has wonderful ideas, a vision to carry them out, and the […]

Suspending the gas tax

There has been some recent talk about suspending the roughly 18 cent federal gas tax. The basics are that Clinton and McCain think it is a great idea, while Obama is totally against the idea. I was skeptical from the start of the idea, as it seemed like the perfect scenario of an election year […]

FEMA fakes press conference

Nothing surprises me anymore. How can anyone fake a FEMA press conference? During probably the worst wildfires in United States history? Who the heck came up with that idea? Do they not think? That is not leadership. That is a sad twisted joke. If I didn’t know better, I would have thought this was a […]