Bachmann's in second, and gaining rapidly.Michele Bachmann is in second place to Mitt Romney in a new national Gallup poll.Bachmann trails Romney 27-18, and she's gaining on him rapidly. But the Bachmann campaign shouldn't start celebrating just yet. In a separate piece of the poll, when G ... More >>
Image from WikimediaFerrets: some people go to jail for themScott DeMuth, the Minneapolis man accused of breaking into a ferret farm in Howard Lake, Minnesota, in 2006 and setting the little weasel-like animals free, pleaded guilty late yesterday.
In return, the 23-year-old DeMuth, a member of t ... More >>
It wasn't that long ago that Sarah Palin told us Hollywood entertainers have "a long way to go in understanding what the rest of America understands." Maybe. But one thing movie stars do understand is that you should save your paid celebrity endorsements for the Japanese market.Not so the former ... More >>
A recent Supreme Court decision upholding tight Minnesota rules on cross-party endorsements quashed the possibility of third parties playing a balance-of-power role in most states. Thus, the only hope for a renewal of progressive electoral politics is for