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Poll Results Show Allen Losing Ground

An exclusive poll at WUSA9 shows GOP George Allen’s once large lead over Jim Webb is evaporating: In an election for the United States Senate in Virginia today, 8/21/06, incumbent Republican George Allen edges Democrat challenger James Webb 48% to 45%, according to an exclusive SurveyUSA poll conducted for W*USA-TV in Washington, DC. Since an […]

Robinson: ‘President on Another Planet’

“As for George Bush, what on earth is on his mind?” Even conservatives have begun openly assessing the president’s intellect, especially its impermeability to new information. ‘President on Another Planet‘ — says it all.

They Are Wrong – Kerry Was Right

They are wrong… Killing Won’t Win This War THREE years into the Sunni insurgency in Iraq, everyone from slicksleeved privates fighting for survival in Ramadi to the echelons above reality at the Pentagon still believes that eliminating insurgents will eliminate the insurgency. They are wrong. Enough said. What to do? Counterinsurgency is work better suited […]

Alterman’s Lieberman Prediction

Eric Alterman’s prediction on what Joe Lieberman will do if he wins Connecticut makes sense: Here’s my prediction: If Lieberman wins the election, he will not switch to the Republicans, as some fear. But he will do the functional equivalent, which is accept Bush’s appointment to replace Rumsfeld as Secretary of Defense, resign his seat […]