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12:43am. CNN confirms from two Democratic sources that Joe Biden was offered the #2 spot by Barack Obama. No text message.

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Obama VP Pick Countdown

On August 18, 2008 By

Getting close. Expected by Wednesday. You can be the first to know (I’m getting a text message, are you?). The NYT is reporting it is now down to 3: Senator Evan Bayh of Indiana, Gov. Tim Kaine of Virginia and Senator Joseph R. Biden Jr. of Delaware.

Now would be a good time to get your picks in the poll to the right.

I don’t think it will be Bayh due to the issue of the Iraq War, which has been and will continue to be central to the campaign. Biden would be a great pick as […]

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No comment needed except… 1) Wow! and 2) It will be interesting to see how this story will play out alongside the presidential primary election cycle. Surely there will be a hailstorm of commentary on that over the next few days.

DES MOINES, Iowa – A Polk County judge on Thursday struck down Iowa’s law banning gay marriage and ordered the county recorder to permit gay and lesbian couples to marry.

Less than two hours after word of the ruling was publicized, two Des Moines men applied at the Polk County recorder’s office for a marriage license, and for the first time the application was accepted. The process of granting a license to marry in Iowa takes three days.

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Biden being Biden

On July 10, 2007 By

Jerid posted a nice blurb yesterday afternoon (what? My paying job has been monopolizing my time lately!) about Joe Biden campaigning in New Hampshire.

As we started the Senator offered me a cookie. Yea, you read that right. He offered a cookie. Like I said, he’s a funny guy. Quick on the draw, and with a sense of fashion (check out that seer sucker suit in the photos). That’s all any of us really need out of a candidate right, fashion and humor?

Biden has a remarkable ability to relate to people. He’s charming, personable, quick-witted, and able to […]

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