"Six years ago, pretty much nobody knew what white phosphorus could do. Or that how much torture is ok was something that would get a serious national debate. Six years ago, our president upheld his oath of office to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.* arianna:
Six years ago, nobody knew what Brewster Jennings really was about. Or what the FISA laws were. Or the IIPA."
"As Bill Curry puts it in the Hartford Courant , "Inundated with insider advice, [Lamont] grew more cautious; his message became blurred and ineffective...Three televised debates in the next eight days may tell the outcome. To win, Lamont must come off the ropes and go on the attack."* everyone is wondering whether karl can 'pull off' the election in 3 weeks, particularly given the apparent perkiness of the boy prince and turdblossom. here's EW & booman for example. The problem is, as i see it, the election isn't close enough to steal - and even guys like fred barnes are predicting that they'll lose the House - which means they are going to have to do something *really* dramatic to justify stealing it.
Lamont is somehow letting Joe Lieberman get away with being the only candidate in the country who's actually benefiting from running as a Republican."
* meanwhile, tradesports has GOP control of the House at 35% (down 10 points in a fortnight - which isn't nearly as significant as it sounds) and the Senate at 70%