Author Archives: pablo

Invoking Teddy Roosevelt

Cross-posted from Blue Mass Group. It seems that the Republican convention is looking to invoke Teddy Roosevelt in support of the McCain-Palin ticket.  Historians will note, however, that Teddy Roosevelt was a 1912 Progressive, and judging from the 1912 Progressive Party platform, it’s strange that McCain and Palin are trying to abandon the Republican label for the Teddy Roosevelt Bull…

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Gallup Tracking: Obama opens 9 point lead

(Since I made a point of highlighting the Gallup Poll when Obama and McCain were tied, in the interest of fairness, I’ll promote Obama’s Surge. Will this be a harbinger of the disaster to come for McCain, or will Obama fans look back on this as the high point?  Only time will tell. – promoted by Cool Cal) On June

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