Political chatter from DC and NYC, the amNewYork way
Latest on the Obama/Curious George T-shirt controversy: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, the publisher who owns the rights to the cartoon monkey, is thinking over its legal options.
According to reports, spokesman Rick Blake said: "We find it offensive and obviously utterly out of keeping with the value Curious George represents. We're monitoring the situation and weighing our options with respect...Read more »
Meg's not the only one reading up on permanent body art.
Check out this exchange with Sen. Barack Obama in Oregon:
Question: "If you had a tattoo, what would it be and where would you put it?"
Obama: "Uh, I cannot imagine any circumstances in which I would get a tattoo."
Emily...Read more »
Strange but true: A tattoo artist offered a free inking of Hillarys face to any takers at a recent tattoo convention in Baltimore. It will certainly hold up longer than a Hillary for President travel mug.
Personally, Im not letting someone named Buffalo Bill go anywhere near my skin.
Meg...Read more »
Are these symptoms of an immanent Democratic Administration interfering with your life?
Not involved with family and friends the way you used to be?
Low energy, fatigue?
Not motivated to do the things you once looked forward to doing?
Not feeling as good as you used to?
The National Republican Congressional Committee...Read more »
Hillary will win West Virginia tomorrow night by a huge margin (Oh, really, Meg? How incredibly astute. I never would have guessed that!). Shell give a rousing victory speech, but the press will not bite (nor will the superdelegates). I think we all know its over.
Since my prediction above was so pathetically obvious, Im going to make it up to you...Read more »
This ones for you, Jeff and Adrian.
Its official: Former Congressman Bob Barr is running for president as a Libertarian! Curious what the two of you think about this. I personally dont know much about the guy except that he hates former President Clinton and loves marijuana.
Sounds like every philosophy professor I had in college ......Read more »
"I didn't know she was going to be here," said Obama supporter Doris Smith, Monday in Charleston, W. Va. (AP)
Peoples perception of Hillary Clinton hasnt changed dramatically during the primaries. The right has long portrayed her as being zealously and shamelessly ambitious and she has only affirmed their accusations. She transformed herself from...Read more »
The writing is on the wall for Hillary, which I find a shame because, though Ive been judgmental of her, I was actually leaning towards her proposed solutions. Its not her major loss in North Carolina that sealed the deal, but the last nail in the coffin is the story that broke on Friday that Rasmussen Reports will stop polling people regarding Hillarys campaign.
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Hillary Clinton is not winning the Democratic nomination. No way; no how. I soooooo need a break from the Democratic primary.
So instead, and since it appears as though Im one of the few Politirazzi voices on the right, Ill champion something that both Democratic candidates have been speaking out against: NAFTA, which has been a substantial benefit to...Read more »
HILLARY would loan more to campaign
Sen. Hillary Clinton is willing to lend her presidential campaign more money if necessary, her campaign chairman said yesterday on Meet the Press. When asked whether the Clinton camp would repay all the debts, Terry McAuliffe answered, We plan on it. To date, the former first lady has lent about $11 million to...Read more »