From the daily archives: Sunday, October 12, 2008

Happy Birthday to Us! PB is Three!

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Today marks three years since I launched Plunderbund. It’s been a pretty fun ride. Since starting out I’ve added two bloggers (Brian and Joe) who have contributed so much to making PB what it is today. We’ve made a lot of new friends, pissed off many a Republican and wingnut blogger, and gained a stalker or two. Great fun.

Here is the first post on October 12, 2005 announcing Plunderbund: A Progressive Political Playground.

Starting this blog really has been more than I ever thought it would be. I’ve made lifelong friends because of it. I’ve been […]

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Late Night PB Theatre: Religulous

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This looks like a must see:

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Official number is not out yet, but there’s this:

One official close to the campaign said that September’s fundraising haul set a new record, surpassing the $66 million Obama raised in August. Another aide, asked about the campaign’s take, would only describe it: “big.”

I’ve predicted that he’d have a $100 million month. I don’t quite think he’ll get there, but will stand by my prediction. This could be it.

Just put up a new poll. Let us know how much you think it will be.

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Pollster Eye Candy

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Remember when the Republicans accused Obama of promoting a policy of appeasement and accused him of wanting to negotiate with terrorists just because he wanted to meet with the leaders of ‘enemy’ countries?

Well… a funny thing happened yesterday.

Remember that North Korea country? Member of the Axis of Evil? Producer and purveyor of nuclear weapons? State sponsor of Terrorism? Communists?

Well last month they threatened to resume their nuclear weapons program if the US didn’t remove North Korea from its list of state sponsors of terrorism.

And yesterday the Bush Administration agreed to take them off the list.

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I was able to get in touch with Richard Duncan – the candidate for President of the US who appears on Ohio’s ballot this year.

Here’s the information he sent me:

My name is Richard A. Duncan. I am running for President in 2008 and my name will be printed on the ballot. I am 55 years old and reside in Aurora, Ohio (Portage County) near Cleveland. I graduated from Kent State University in 1979 with a Masters Degree in Urban Geography where I prepared myself for a career as a city planner. I specialized in governmental land […]

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Jennifer Brunner on CNN

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Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner talks about the upcoming elections with John King on CNN…

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More Racist Monkey Madness

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I looks like you don’t need to buy an Obama Sock Monkey Doll to show your racist pride at McCain / Palin rallies.

A Curios George doll and an Obama sticker are enough…

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How do righties even claim fair and balanced anymore? Such a claim is clearly Orwellian. The latest evidence:

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