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Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008

Top advisers offer glimpse into Obama presidency

The Sept. 26 presidential debate was intended to focus on the candidates’ views on national security and foreign policy. But those topics were pushed into the background after President Bush proposed a $700 billion Wall Street bailout to prevent a potential economic meltdown. So while debate watchers got...
Thursday, Sept. 25, 2008

Arizona senator consistently contradicts himself

With the markets in frightening turmoil and the public outraged by financial irresponsibility and excessive greed, John McCain has suddenly rediscovered the importance of strong, watchful government. Only six months ago, he assured The Wall Street Journal that he is generally opposed to regulation, but today...
Thursday, Sept. 18, 2008

McCain campaign co-chair J.B. Van Hollen tries to disenfranchise

In the last two presidential elections, we have been forced to watch from afar as public officials in closely contested states abuse their authority in clear attempts to sway the entire election. Who could forget Florida and the infamous Katherine Harris, who refused to count legitimate votes during the 2000 presidential election?
Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2008
Based on the 2000 and 2004 presidential elections, we know that vote fraud has been a very successful issue for the Republican Party: The more vote fraud they commit, the more successful they are. That’s why it was no surprise when Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen, co-chairman of the John McCain campaign...
Friday, Sept. 5, 2008

Jack Winters , Milwaukee

As a scientist, engineer, and educator at a local university, watching Sarah Palin's speech was like entering a black hole going back in time - an absence of content, or considerations of the realities of the 21st century in which we live.
Friday, Sept. 5, 2008

Tonight @ Our Savior's Lutheran Church - 7 p.m.

Former United Nations weapons inspector Scott Ritter was one of the key voices of opposition against President Bush’s claims that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction, and in the years since the long war in Iraq began, Ritter’s criticisms of Bush’s foreign policy have only grown harsher. Tonight he delivers a 7 . . .
09.04.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
A friend of mine had as his Facebook status today that his sister think Rep. VP nominee Sarah Palin looks like the teacher-who-moonlights-as-a-stripper Miss Davis in the movie Varsity Blues. There's very little info and less pictures out there about actress Tonie Perensky, so decide for yourself....
Thursday, Aug. 28, 2008

Tonight @ various Milwaukee venues - 7:30 p.m.

Barack Obama makes history tonight as he accepts the Democratic National Committee’s nomination and closes the DNC convention with one last speech. Venues all over the city, big and small, will be hosting viewing parties for the speech. For those looking for an informal evening, for instance, you can watch the speech . . .

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