From the daily archives: Tuesday, November 11, 2008

PD Openers Blog asks “Could Capri Cafaro become the next Ohio Senate Minority Leader?”

This question – which I’ll answer in a second – has sparked some conversation among Ohio’s lefty bloggers.

Modern over at BSB is actually kind of freaking out about the thought of having Capri Cafaro replace our current (and completely ineffective) Senate Minority Leader Ray Miller.

Modern is supporting Tom Roberts for the position, and that makes a lot of sense.

Tom is an experienced Ohio politician from Dayton who has served in the State Senate since 2002. Before that he served as […]

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Everyone seems to be weighing in on the possible bail out of American auto makers…

Tim at BI says Yes, we have to, but we should use it as a chance to force the industry to retool for green cars.

Nick at BSB says fuck ’em, GM has been losing money for years and a bailout is a total waste of taxpayer dollars.

I haven’t made up my mind yet.

But here’s something that has been on my mind since the whole conversation started…

Over the past twenty years, executives and PACs associated with manufacturers have overwhelmingly […]

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Olbermann on Prop 8 A Must See

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Something interesting has been happening over the past few days.

Mixed in with the typical Penis Enlargement and Russian Dating Site spam, I’ve been getting a bunch of Barack Obama-themed junk email.

Most recently I got one titled “Barak Obama sex scandal”. The body of the email simply reads: “Barak Obama p0rn video, file attached, watch him”.

It’s obviously spam. Any fool can tell that.

You can tell just by the title. Or the fact that the spam filter placed it into the junk mail folder. Or that the email expects the receiver to believe that the newly elected president […]

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