From the daily archives: Saturday, June 12, 2010

Sorry I’m a little late to the game here, but I just got around to reviewing Kasich’s latest expense report and the findings are pretty damn humorous.

Modern covered a lot of it yesterday but I thought I’d throw in my two cents.

So far Strickland has spent $1,292,366 – including a big TV ad buy. Much less than Kasich’s $1,662,592.

So the obvious question is: where the hell did all that money go?

The biggest expense, by far, is “consultants”. So far Kasich has spent $775,586 on consultants with a big portion of the money going out-of-state. The […]

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US v England aftermath

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The US drew England today 1-1 at the World Cup, thanks to an absolutely dreadful spill by England goalkeeper Green. It was, I think, a fair result, and one we should be happy with.

But, some excellent images have appeared on the internet about the result. The first, the aforementioned spill (remember, BP is a British company):

This is photoshopped, but it’s amusing all the same – Obama laughing at a miffed David Beckham.

The US next play on Friday. Win that game, and advancement to the knockout stages is virtually assured.

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Checking my email today I got this ad from Google. It supposedly links to a website that is going to tell me all about how Ted Strickland failed Ohio…

Of course I clicked through (because click-throughs cost the Kasich campaign much more than impressions) and here’s what I get:

Ladies and gentleman, we have ourselves a new Republican new media ninja!

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