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Entries by James Boyce from 11/2008

Bittersweet. More Sweet Than Bitter.

| Posted 11.04.2008 | Politics

Four years ago, I woke up in Cleveland Ohio and hit the road with Cam Kerry, Laurie David, Larry David and Kristen Breitweiser with the songs of Bruce...

After the MySpace Election, the MySpace Cabinet Selection Process

| Posted 11.05.2008 | Politics

Just as the netroots had injected itself squarely in the middle of the political conversation in this country, so now too, will the most DC of processes be broken wide open.

John Kerry For Secretary Of State. Max Cleland For Secretary Of Veterans Affairs

| Posted 11.06.2008 | Politics

War and Climate Change are the two great issues facing our country and our world. John Kerry is better than any considered to address them.

What's Up With NewsLadder: Obama Cabinet News Rockets Up.

| Posted 11.07.2008 | Politics

On Friday mornings, I take a look at NewsLadder and see what's up. Last week, it was all John McCain, you might remember him, picked a VP who thinks A...

Saxby Chambliss Seeks Deferment From Runoff -- Cites "Bum Knee"

| Posted 11.11.2008 | Politics

Just in case, his deferment is not granted and Saxby never had a problem in the past, Saxby has started to run a commercial in Georgia focusing on the attacks on 9/11.

What's Up At NewsLadder: Minnesota Recount, A Georgia Runoff And Hillary?

| Posted 11.14.2008 | Media

Friday morning is NewsLadder time and it's been a busy week, with lots of good news, good traffic and great stories bubbling up from the best of independent media.

Who Could Have Predicted Hillary As Secretary Of State? Me.

| Posted 11.17.2008 | Politics

When the Secretary of State page went up on November 5th and the bets started to be laid down on Intrade, there was a large number, relatively, of initial bets placed on Hillary for Secretary of State.

The Change To Competency

| Posted 11.20.2008 | Politics

Finally today we have the "news" that the Department of Homeland Security has wasted $60 billion in spending, is rudderless and I might add, clueless.

What's Up With NewsLadder: Two Sides Of Henry Waxman

| Posted 11.21.2008 | Media

As many of you know, the primary NewsLadder site has more than 20 subladders that feed into it and today, like I do every Friday, when I went by to se...

Damn: What I Wish I Had Said On MSNBC

| Posted 11.24.2008 | Media

Cumulatively in this past election, how many tens of millions of people read blogs, commented blogs or wrote a political blog post? Twenty million? More?