I love new toys. Recently stumbled upon Ice Rocket’s Blog Trend Tool. You can plug in up to 3 terms and it will search blogs for mentions of that word over a given time period. For shits and grins I plugged in Paul Hackett and Sherrod Brown. The resulting graph was pretty neat…and would seem to indicate there has been more mention of Hackett over the last month than Brown, which makes sense. Also making sense, is that their graphs are shaped somewhat similar, which would indicate they were mentioned in the same post.Full Story... →
OK, enough is enough. I sat back and watched while the state party and county parties stood around with their hands in their pockets on RON. I even listened to some Dems who wanted RON defeated – the reasoning of which always seemed to boil down to the same intellectually dishonest position of “…yeah, but once we are in power, we’ll benefit from the status quo”. When exactly the Dems plan on winning an election is quite beyond me. I will agree that the door is wide open, but I can’t agree that you leave the playing field tilted in […]Full Story... →
Still pounding on the COC (Culture of Corruption), this new spot uses the Wizard of Oz "pay no attention to that man behind the curtain" analogy to drive home the point that the real special interests in this campaign are those 170 big donors that want politicians accountable to them and not the people.
Yes on 2-5.Full Story... →
This is appropriate follow-up to the Stupid Kentuckian post. Bush approval numbers according to the latest Zogby poll are the lowest yet. A whopping 39% approve of the job the POTUS is doing. 61% disapprove. This is almost, but not quite, the inverse of his election numbers here in Delaware County. And to think, he was inching up to 50%! I reckon all that political capital is done spent…Sure Berenice, ya’ll keep smilin’ um kay?
Take a look (open this in a new window and listen to the accompanying music below as you read – a real nice […]Full Story... →