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Obama The First – gun grabber

The NRA says Obama The First wants to take your guns. Obama The First has sent his lawyers after TV stations running the ad, threatening their licenses. That’s shades of the Nixon White House when the former president  threatened Post-Newsweek’s TV station licenses here in Florida. Here’s the ad they don’t want you to see.

A howl from Howard

A howl from Howard

As I’ve written, Howard Dean insists on emailing this stuff to me Dear Juan – John McCain is running the sleaziest and most negative presidential campaign we’ve ever seen — his campaign is setting new lows with their lies and desperate personal attacks. Even Karl Rove, the mastermind of George W. Bush’s slash and burn [...]

Barack on the way

In the wake of John McCain’s campaign appearance here in Jacksonville yesterday, Barack Obama announced he’s coming to town, too. McCain was scheduled to appear at an F.O.P. pancake breakfast and handed out tickets.  There was such a demand, they moved the event to the Jacksonville Memorial Arena, which seemed to be about half full. [...]

Community Organizer again

Here’s an email I received from the former Acorn community organizer Help your friends Vote for Change You’d be surprised how many people you know aren’t registered to vote. Registration deadlines are coming up soon, and we need every single vote we can get to win this election. Tell your friends, family, and neighbors to [...]

Obama attacks McCain’s patriotism – Update: Twice

Obama attacks McCain's patriotism - Update: Twice

Jake Tapper of ABC News reports on a speech that Senator Obama gave this morning.  The Democratic presidential candidate was speaking before the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers when he said: “So, when American workers hear John McCain talking about putting ‘Country First,’” Obama said, “it’s fair to ask –- which country?” Astounding. [...]