The Tea Party Temper Tantrum

“Speaker John Boehner didn’t get his way on shutting down health care reform. So, he’s shut down the government and hurt the economy.” A TV ad blasting Boehner will air during Sunday Night Football.

If You Can’t Stand the Heat

I was recently unfriended on Facebook for calling out the bullshit on someone’s political rant about John Kerry’s recent nomination for Secretary of State … I didn’t even get the chance to respond to her belief that Obama is the second coming of Hitler based on historical parallels.


This Is One of the Reasons I Voted Left

A good leader is a humble one. I saw that humility in the way the POTUS thanked the folks that helped him through this campaign. It’s great to see this.

Easy Money

I was challenged to a bet on the election. My opponent predicted a “landslide Romney victory.” Is it wrong to take his money?

Your Excuse Sucks

Today is Election Day. Who you vote for isn’t my concern, but not voting at all? That DOES concern me. Whatever the reasons are for not casting your ballot, they suck. Here are a few reasons why.

7 Prognosticators With Good News for Obama Fans

Freaking out about the super-tight presidential race and the near-daily barrage of polls suggesting that Obama—no, wait, Romney—could, maybe, possibly, eke out a narrow victory? Sick of empty punditry and craving data-driven electoral analysis? Are you unafraid of mysterious nerdy things like math?

If you answered yes to any of the above, check out these seven guys who crunch mountains of polling data so you don’t have to. They don’t have crystal balls, but they might just have the next best thing.