Twice this week we’ve started with a Bruce McQuain post. Unusual, but worthy. Bruce notes AL Gore’s endorsement of Obama, yesterday and says If Al wants him, I sure don’t … Interestingly, Fox has been running a headline reading: Gore Fuel Added to Obama Fire But what about Global Warming? LGF has been reporting explosions […]

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The Washngton Post, today: Sen. John McCain called yesterday for an end to the federal ban on offshore oil drilling, offering an aggressive response to high gasoline prices and immediately drawing the ire of environmental groups that the presumptive Republican presidential nominee has courted for months. The move is aimed at easing voter anger over […]

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An interesting post at OTB yesterday, caught my eye: The cover story of the current Atlantic (Monthly) is an interesting piece by Nicholas Carr which asks, Is Google Making Us Stupid? It begins with the standard “the Internet is giving us short attention spans” meme but eventually gives us much more than that. Over the […]

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Eric Florack on June 17th, 2008

Jason Horowitz at the New York Observer this morning: (Warning: NSFW) A former bundler to Hillary Clinton just called in to tell me that Barack Obama’s selection of Patti Solis Doyle as chief of staff to the campaign’s eventual vice presidential nominee is the “biggest f*** you I have ever seen in politics.” The donor, […]

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Eric Florack on June 17th, 2008

I’ve gotten several questions over the years about how to get traffic on the blog. We’ll file this under FAQ. Here’s my response;  You can post an article called “How to get huge traffic for your blog”  Hey, it got YOU to hit my counter, right? Seriously… You can read Stacy McCain’s post on the […]

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