From the daily archives: Monday, June 9, 2008

After a string of recent dissings from John McCain and a large group of influential Evangelical leaders, Phil Burress is back to doing what he does best: acting like a fascist asshat.

The enquirer ran a story this morning about Phil and his angry band of nutjobs (Citizens for Community Values) sending a letter/petition to Cinci’s CityBeat asking them to “eliminate the adult services category” of advertising.

If you haven’t seen it, CityBeat is a weekly paper similiar to The Other Paper in Columbus or the Cleveleand Free Times. And if you’ve ever read any of these […]

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Gallup: Obama Pulls Ahead

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The latest Gallup nationwide tracking poll has Barack Obama leading John McCain 48% to 42%!

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You Can Bet on Obama

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If you didn’t get in on the Obama v Clinton primary bets at Intrade back when Obama was trading at 75 now’s your chance to get in on the action for the general election.

Obama is currently trading at 62 compared to McCain (35).

InTrade also has some other interesting events you can bet on now:

* Average national price for regular unleaded gas to be $4.00 per gallon or more on 30 Jun 2008

* The US Economy will go into Recession during 2008

* USA and/or Israel to execute an overt Air […]

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The LA Times ran an interesting piece this morning about John McCain’s lack of support among social conservatives in Ohio.

I found it especially interesting that the McCain people are now trying to avoid associations with wing-nuts like Phil Burress – even though they worked hard to get his endorsement during the primary.

After a recent meeting with McCain’s team Burress is quoted as saying “He doesn’t want to associate with us and we don’t want to associate with him.”

Honestly, this makes me like McCain more- mainly because I have nothing but disgust for Phil Burress. But […]

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