Friday, October 24, 2008

Monday, October 20, 2008

Fareed Zakaria Endorses Barack Obama


The endorsements keep coming. This time from one of the better media pundits and thinkers in the writers guild of America, Fareed Zakaria. Full Article

"I admit to a personal interest. I have a 9-year-old son named Omar. I firmly believe that he will be able to do absolutely anything he wants in this country when he grows up. But I admit that I will feel more confident about his future if a man named Barack Obama became president of the United States."

Prediction 1 - 332-206 Obama

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Interactive Intrade Presidential Prediction Chart

My personal prediction is 332-206 but here goes the full landslide chart.

Obama Leads Newspaper Endorsements


Barack Obama leads in the national race for newspaper endorsements 105-33 according to the Editor & Publisher. Below is every newspaper that has endorsed Obama thus far. What a list!

105 daily newspapers total Over 10 million circulation (we are still counting)

ALABAMA Tuscaloosa News (K):

ARKANSAS Arkansas Times (K): 34,000

CALIFORNIA The Argus (Fremont) (K): 26,749 Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek) (K): 183,086 Daily Breeze (Torrance) Daily Review (Hayward) (K): 30,704 The Fresno Bee (K): 150,334 La Opinion (Los Angeles) (K): 114,892 Long Beach Press Telegram (B) Los Angeles Daily News Los Angeles Times (N/A): 773,884 Marin Independent-Journal (K) The Modesto Bee (K): 78,001 The Monterey County Herald (K): 28,933 Oakland Tribune (K): 96,535 Pasadena Star-News (B) San Gabriel Valley Tribune (B) The (Stockton) Record (B): 57,486 The Sacramento Bee (K): 288,755 San Bernardino Sun (B): 54,315 San Francisco Chronicle (K): 370,345 San Jose Mercury News (K): 234,772 San Mateo County Times (K): 25,982 Santa Cruz Sentinel (K): 23,290 Tri-Valley Herald (B): 29,759

COLORADO Boulder Camera (K) Cortez Journal (K): 6,700 The Denver Post (B) The Durango Herald (K): 8,870 Gunnison Country Times (N/A): 4,000 Ouray County Plaindealer (K): 3,000

CONNECTICUT New Haven Register (B)

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA The Washington Post (K): 673,180 FLORIDA Daytona Beach News-Journal Miami Herald (K): Naples Daily-News (B) Orlando Sentinel (K): Sarasota Herald-Tribune (K)

GEORGIA Atlanta Journal-Constitution (K)

HAWAII Honolulu Star-Bulletin (K): 64,305 IDAHO Idaho Statesman (K):

ILLINOIS Chicago Tribune (B): 541,663 Chicago Sun-Times (K): Daily Herald (Arlington) (K) Rockford Register (K) Southwest News-Herald (K)

INDIANA Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

IOWA Mason City Globe Gazette (B) The Storm Lake Times (K): 3,200

KENTUCKY Lexington Herald-Leader (K) MAINE Bangor Daily News (K) Brunswick Times-Record (K)

MASSACHUSETTS The Boston Globe (K): 350,605 The Standard-Times (New Bedford) (K): 30,306

MICHIGAN Detroit Free Press (K): The Muskegon Chronicle (K): 41,114

MISSOURI Columbia Daily Tribune Kansas City Star St. Louis Post-Dispatch (K): 255,057

NEW HAMPSHIRE Concord Monitor (K) Nashua Telegraph (K)

NEW MEXICO Las Cruces Sun-News (B) Santa Fe New Mexican (K): 25,249

NEVADA Las Vegas Sun (K)

NEW YORK Buffalo News (K) The Daily News (B) el Diario: 53,856

NORTH CAROLINA Asheville Citizen-Times (K): 50,160 Durham Herald-Sun News & Observer (Raleigh) (K) Wilmington Star-News (K)

OHIO Akron Beacon-Journal (K): The (Toledo) Blade (K): 119,901 Dayton Daily News (K): 116,690 The (Canton) Repository (B): 65,789 Times-Reporter (New Philadelphia) Springfield News-Sun (K): 24,684 The Plain Dealer (Cleveland)

OREGON Register-Guard (Eugene) (K): Mail Tribune (Medford) (K): 30,349 The Oregonian of Portland (K) Salem Statesman-Journal (K) Yamhill Valley News-Register

PENNSYLVANIA The Daily Item of Sunbury The Express-Times (Easton) (B): 44,561 Philadelphia Inquirer (K): Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (K): 214,374

TENNESSEE Chattanooga Times (K): 71,716 The Commercial Appeal (Memphis) (K): 146,961 The (Nashville) Tennessean (K): 161,131

TEXAS Austin American-Statesman (B) Bryan/College Station Eagle Houston Chronicle (B) The Lufkin Daily News (K): 12,225

UTAH The Salt Lake Tribune (B)

VERMONT Burlington Free Press (K)

VIRGINIA Falls Church News-Press (K): 30,500

WASHINGTON The Columbian (B): 44,623 Seattle Post-Intelligencer (K): 129,563 The Seattle Times (K): 220,883 Yakima Herald-Republic (B)

WEST VIRGINIA The Charleston Gazette (K): 48,061 Huntington Herald-Dispatch (K)

WISCONSIN The Capital Times (Madison) (K): 16,335 Wisconsin State Journal (Madison) (B): 87,930

Obama Palin Dancin' With the Stars 2009


Never watched this show, never will, but this is quite funny.

Vote for a Terrorist Obama Iowa Sign


More hate filled, inaccurate, signage across America. Jonathan Martin has more.

Obama Girl as Sarah Palin on Fox News Video

I like all the laughs and smirks in the background. ON FOX NEWS!

Obama Rolling Stone Cover Interview (Again)


Barack Obama is once again on the cover of Rolling Stone and sat down with the magazine in the home stretch of the 2008 campaign.

Interview here.

Sunday, October 19, 2008

Colin Powell Endorses Obama Meet the Press Video



All the speculation has come true. Today, on NBC's Meet the Press, Colin Powell Endorsed Obama for President of the United States.

More information here and here.