Archive for October 30th, 2008
The Onion has a spirited debate on whether Americans have lost sight of the true meaning of Halloween. How timely! In The Know: Has Halloween Become Overcommercialized?
Rachel Maddow talks intelligently, extremely intelligently. As she reports here, today wasn’t a good day for John McCain. It was a joy to hear Maddow interview with Barack Obama on why he doesn’t attack “conservatives,” the future of energy and Pakistan. Maddow represents the direction journalism needs to go. Probing, thoughtful and not trying to [...]
Yes, friends, it’s true. But it’s not accurate. Most of the times I’ve stayed in Cincinnati I have stayed at the house of one John McCain. He told me Dan, I thought you might get a kick from this. I was contacted by the Sandusky Register. They had been trying to contact Senator John McCain. [...]
A clip from last night’s show:
In this video from 23/6, we can exactly how little valuable dialogue arose from the three presidential debates: Funny thing: I don’t exactly blame the candidates for becoming sad little broken records in this reductio ad absurdum. I blame the media for asking the same questions over and over in different words, and for shying [...]