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Obama Recast As MLK, Jesus, Leading Spiritual Youth Movement

Lauren Sandler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lauren Sandler

Young people aren't going to organize en masse for policy initiatives. They're in this for a personal and national reformation.

Allow Me To Introduce My Spleen

Evan Handler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Evan Handler

There's not even any logic to the article that I saw reported virtually everywhere. Why would Leno fans suddenly abandon their man to watch Letterman if they never liked him, or his writers, before?

Obama Camp Locks Out Press

Christian Avard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christian Avard

WILMINGTON, VT- Reporters wanting to interview campaign staffers are having a hard time trying to get through. That's because some campaigns are putti...

Scenes From Primary Day

Off The Bus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Off The Bus

The guys from DoubleSpeak put together a great photo montage of Election Day in Manchester: =========================== Who the hell fed the Mog...

Dennis Kucinich: Should Mickey Mouse Be Electing The Next President?

Debate Porridge | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Debate Porridge

Debate Porridge caught up with Dennis Kucinich and actor Viggo Mortensen to discuss the congressman's exclusion from Saturday's ABC / Facebook debate....

Have A Beer With Me! Candidates Battle Over Their Own "Likeability"

Lauren Sandler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lauren Sandler

Perhaps Charlie Gibson started this war when he asked Hillary Clinton about the "likeability issue" during the last Democratic debate. Her response t...

Can't Pick A Candidate? Perhaps You'd Prefer To Select A Decade

Lauren Sandler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lauren Sandler

Undecided voters continue to join the placard-hoisting faithful at rallies all over the state today, raising their hands to sidelong glances when aske...

Newsweek's Jonathan Alter and Liz Edwards Square Off On Health Care Debate

Matthew and Peter Slutsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Matthew and Peter Slutsky

At a John Edwards event earlier this afternoon in Bedford, NH, we happened upon a very interesting conversation taking place between Elizabeth Edwards...

Superdelegate Replaced With "Automatic Delegate" By Clinton Adviser

Election Central | Greg Sargent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In a sign that the spin war over the significance of super-delegates is underway in earnest, Harold Ickes told assorted Hillary supporters on a privat...

Dodd, Richardson Will Not Endorse Before Super Tuesday

The Page | Mark Halperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Dodd holds media availability Friday to say he won't endorse before Connecticut primary. Richardson advisers tell The Atlantic he won't endorse eithe...

Obama And Hillary Prepare For Long Road Ahead

New York Times | PATRICK HEALY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

With no breakout winner in Tuesday's Democratic primaries, Senators Hillary Rodham Clinton and Barack Obama on Wednesday began fortifying for a drawn-...

Bill: I'd Support Obama, Despite "All The Mean Things" He's Said

Slate | Christopher Beam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Speaking to a crowd at the Williamsburg County Recreation Center, Bill Clinton just now offered an olive branch: "If [Barack Obama] wins this nominat...

Clinton Plays Flight Attendant On "Hil Force One"

Washington Post | Anne E. Kornblut | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Team Clinton unveiled a new campaign plane on Wednesday -- and with it, an honorary member of the flight crew. "My name is Hillary, and I'm so please...

California NAACP President Endorses Hillary Clinton

The Hill | Klaus Marre | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As the issue of race dominates the campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) on Monday received the en...

Ron Paul Beats Rudy Giuliani (Again)

New York Times | Michael Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The bad news for Rudolph W. Giuliani Tuesday night in Michigan was that Representative Ron Paul of Texas appears to have beaten him handily again, jus...

Obama Proposes $75 Billion Economic Stimulus Plan

Reuters | Adam Tanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Amid growing worries about a worsening of the U.S. economy, Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama proposed a $75 billion economic stimulus pl...

Bill Clinton Paints Obama As 'Establishment' Candidate

USA Today | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Bill Clinton, who carried Nevada in two general elections, urged voters Tuesday to buck labor endorsements for Sen. Barack Obama and support his wife ...

McCain, Romney Turn Up The Heat On Bitter Rivalry In Michigan

Reuters | Andrew Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Republicans Mitt Romney and John McCain turned up the heat on their bitter rivalry on Monday, trading charges over the economy and abortion on the eve...

McCain, Lieberman Partnership Giving Both Parties A Bad Headache

The Hill | Manu Raju | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

John McCain's rising presidential campaign is provoking fresh questions for Republicans and Democrats alike about the role Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn....

Hillary Clinton Defends 2002 Iraq War Vote On Meet The Press

MSNBC | Domenico Montanaro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

This morning on Meet the Press, Hillary Clinton defended her 2002 vote for the Iraq war resolution, saying that she "thought it was a vote to put insp...

A "Founding Father Of Conservatism" Praises Ron Paul, Creates 'Ultimate Ron Paul' Website

Washington Post | Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Rep. Ron Paul continues to trail his opponents in national polls. He's yet to finish in the top three of any state contests. (He placed fourth in the ...

Founder Of BET Slams Obama In South Carolina

New York Times | Katharine Q. Seelye | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Robert L. Johnson, the founder of Black Entertainment Television, who is campaigning today in South Carolina with Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, just...

Obama Faces A Surge Of A Different Kind

The Swamp | Jim Tankersley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

As New Hampshire voters go to the polls this morning, a tide is turning toward Sen. Barack Obama -- in reporters' inboxes, at least. The Republican N...

Obama Raises $700K In Clinton's Backyard

ABC News | Sunlen Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Sen. Barack Obama held a New York City fundraiser on Sen. Hillary Clinton's turf Wednesday night, that organizers said raised $700,000 for the Democra...

The Weekly Standard's Latest Dewey Moment

Salon | Glenn Greenwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Here's the cover for this week's issue of The Weekly Standard, excitingly available on newsstands now. Here, once again, we encounter the renowned ju...