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Entries by Mike Lux from 10/2008

My Prediction: Palin Stops the Bleeding Tonight

| Posted 10.02.2008 | Politics

My strong bet tonight is that she does well and stops or at least slows down her meltdown in the polls. I actually think this debate is set up extremely well for her.

Grumpy Old Men

| Posted 10.08.2008 | Politics

Cross-posted at OpenLeft I think after the election, John McCain should sign up for a blockbuster movie deal, Grumpy Old Men 3. You know, the 3 is a ...

Guilt By Associations

| Posted 10.10.2008 | Politics

I decided to put together a list of people with frightening beliefs and/or criminal backgrounds that McCain and Palin are tied to. We should all push to make the traditional media really dig into these relationships.

Best Organizational Projects in the Final Weeks of Campaign

| Posted 10.13.2008 | Politics

I am starting a series of blog posts today on what I think are the most effective ads, mailings, and other forms of communications with voters are in this late month of the campaign.

Biggest Races Regarding Redistricting

| Posted 10.21.2008 | Politics

Cross-posted on OpenLeft I am going to write a series of pieces (hopefully) over the next 24 hours laying out the biggest individual races as we head...

Cutting-edge House Races

| Posted 10.21.2008 | Politics

Cross-posted on OpenLeft Between our steady and perhaps even expanding generic congressional national polling lead, the massive Obama GOTV operation ...

Senate Updates

| Posted 10.21.2008 | Politics

Cross-posted on OpenLeft Based on all the polling, voter registration, and absentee/early voting data I am seeing, and on conversations with key oper...

Top Targeted States

| Posted 10.21.2008 | Politics

Cross-posted on OpenLeft I have been asked by a number of donors, as well as some people deciding where to go for GOTV, what the most important overa...

Riding the Wave

| Posted 10.27.2008 | Huffington Post

Cross-posted on OpenLeft.com This election year is a wild one compared to most of the straight ahead, target the same nine states in the Presidential...

More Great Independent Ads

| Posted 10.27.2008 | Huffington Post

Cross-posted on OpenLeft.com Two more absolutely spectacular ads by progressive organizations. The first, a reprise of an ad that VoteVets did in so...