Klobuchar 50 Kennedy 43 Hatch 45 Pawlenty 45
With elections less than two months away, the season of absurd political spin--not to mention the season of the unseemly smear job--has once again hit high gear. For the most part, the autumnal whoppers that pass from the lips of the political operatives don't deserve serious comment.
The Zapruder film? It was faked. The Wellstone crash? It was a hit. 9/11? An inside job. Tumbling down the rabbit hole with professional philosopher Jim Fetzer.
In the past seven years the Minnesota attorney general's office has earned a rep as one of the country's toughest HMO watchdogs. So does it matter that Matt Entenza, the DFL's heir apparent to the job, is married to one of the most powerful executives in
Minnesota, once unquestionably blue, recently red, is now simply shades of gray.
[THESE DAYS] A letter Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger had written, prior to his elevation to the Pontificate, denouncing the "Harry Potter" series has resurfaced for our amusement. A Zogby poll reveals more than two-in-five voters (42%) say they would favor impeachment proceedings if it is found the Presi ... More >>
One of the defining aspects of our times is the disconnect between public opinion and the public's perception of public opinion. Case in point: a recent Zogby International poll examining the attitudes of Minnesotans about medical marijuana.Read the rest of "MN by the numbers..."
That chill in the air means October surprise season is upon us
In recent weeks, the press and some Democrats have finally taken up a critical White House deception about Iraq and uranium. What took them so long? And what about all the other lies?
Did the pollsters blow the recent elections--or did it just seem that way?