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jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Oct.20.2008
Since Sarah Palin has been doing such a stand-up job, no pun intended, of distinguishing her platform from that of John McCain when it comes to ANWAR, and her latest plan to endorse a constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage, she might as well follow Dick Cheney's example, and secede from the...
arlene-goldbard's picture
Oct.17.2008
"This time"—my friend stood over a sinkful of dirty dishes, a stricken expression on her face—"I'm voting as if my life depended on it." Extreme energies of hope and fear are rising and ricocheting over every city and town in the nation. I wish there were a way to harness a...
heywood-gould's picture
Oct.16.2008
MORAINE, Ohio, Oct, 15...Sixpack has been a proud name in the Ohio River valley for seven generations. But that will end today.  Joe Sixpack VI, the great-great-great-great-great-great-grandson of the original settler is changing his name. "We Sixpacks have been mocked and  humiliated by...
shaun-d-landry's picture
Oct.05.2008
As the election finally comes to a grinding three year close and the debates switch from stuff that mean nothing to an election to "Mean Stuff" that means nothing to an election, Aren't you still glad that we have gotten to know over these years the real inner workings of both Senator...
connie-kronlokken's picture
Oct.05.2008
Like many, I’ve had trouble concentrating on my work and trying to stay above the squabbling in America reflected in the Democratic and Republican candidates for president and vice president.  The cultural and economic wars are being played out every day right in front of us.  I am part of it.  I...
lisa-solod's picture
Oct.02.2008
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/lisa-solod-warren/veterans-texas-rep-chet-e_b_130912.html   Democratic Congressman Chet Edwards, who was on Barack Obama's vice presidential shortlist, spoke along with four veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars Tuesday evening at an event at Mary Baldwin...
everest-alexander's picture
Sep.26.2008
  Saying, "I agree with John" or "John is right" is not a sign of weakness on the part of Senator Obama but in my opinion, a show of strength. It is the strength of someone who is secure in his position and believes enough in himself to agree with his opponent when he does make...
everest-alexander's picture
Sep.23.2008
What kind of Christian Leader is Sarah Palin?  I'm not politically educated but I am an experienced Christian Minister (20 years born again, 17 years teaching the bible, 4 years as a Pastor). Sarah Palin is supposed to be a Christian Leader too. Her 17 year old daughter is unwed and pregnant yet...
sybil-sage's picture
Sep.19.2008
"I'm going to canvas in Pennsylvania," an e-mail from a friend announces, urging her entire buddy list to come along on the bus. "The Republicans are doing dirty stuff in Florida," other Obama desperados are saying. "Do you want to watch the results together?" one asks...
sybil-sage's picture
Sep.19.2008
"I'm going to canvas in Pennsylvania," an e-mail from a friend announces, urging her entire buddy list to come along on the bus. "The Republicans are doing dirty stuff in Florida," other Obama desperados are saying. "Do you want to watch the results together?" one asks...