Category Archives: USA

"Kids have good Instincts"

There is a pretty awesome profile of Obama in Rolling Stone at the moment. (Well, permanently, because internet).  It includes the following passage: I was reminded of this incident when our interview with the president ended. As we left the … Continue reading

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US Presidential Election

This electoral cycle has been interesting.  Before the debates, I was happily watching the trainwreck that was the Romney campaign, as it staggered towards electoral annihilation.  This impression was backed up by the polling data collected by Nate Silver at … Continue reading

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The best thing about US Elections: Commentary

Discussion of the Republican National Convention, via Gin & Tacos… “the apparent theme for the convention is luring the truth into a derelict ice cream truck with promises of candy and then repeatedly touching it in the bathing suit area” Yeah.  Ladies … Continue reading

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