Entries Tagged as 'Politics'

Top 5: George W. Bush quotes

November 23rd, 2008 · 13 Comments

Yeah, yeah, this list is already a dead cliché, and it’s lazy and irresponsible to reinforce the image of Bush as a lovable clown; but hey—it’s going to be weird having a president who can speak in regularly constructed sentences. So this must be acknowledged. Sure, it’s all fine and good to kick out the […]

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Monday Mixtape Update 11.10.08: America Got Soul!

November 10th, 2008 · 4 Comments

Yes, things couldn’t look brighter over here at PDD central (my remote, undisclosed bunker location in the deserts of Southern Arizona). My man Barack Obama just got elected as president of the United States, I have a very promising lead on a job, and my mom just bought some of those awesome lemongrass egg rolls […]

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After the election … hug a Republican!

November 5th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Look at that. It’s a thing of beauty, isn’t it? All my politicking actually paid off! The words “lame duck” can officially precede George Bush’s presidential title, and our national hangover from the Bush years will finally set in.
In all seriousness, I was really moved by the election coverage last night, and totally jealous of […]

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“We’re voting for the n*****”: Provocative pre-election reading that you haven’t read a million times already

November 3rd, 2008 · 2 Comments

I think I’ve read just about every combination of Barack Obama is slipping/gaining in the polls, McCain is over-confident/not over-confident about his chances, the Bradley effect is real, the Bradley effect doesn’t exist, McCain supporters are racists, Republicans are suppressing votes, Democrats are faking votes, Joe the Plumber, Tito the Builder, etc., that’s out there. […]

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Girls say ‘yes’ to boys who say ‘Obama’

October 23rd, 2008 · 1 Comment

In re: the above poster, I would just like to point out that I steadfastly, habitually, perhaps, to my own detriment, continually, say “Obama”, usually in the context of a response to rhetorical inquiries such as “Who is awesome?” or “Who got my vote?”

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Top 5: Figures that need to endorse McCain to trump Colin Powell’s Obama endorsement

October 21st, 2008 · 11 Comments

This Sunday, what some are calling a bombshell was dropped on the McCain camp’s already desperate campaign. George W. Bush’s former Secretary of State, retired General Colin Powell, a preeminent and highly respected (by McCain himself and politicians on both sides of the political aisle) African-American figure, officially endorsed Democrat Barack Obama for president on […]

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