Archive for the ‘election’ Category

Hey, is there anywhere to get a decent cup of coffee around here? Oh, come on. Don’t look so sad. When we’re in the mood for a twenty-four-ounce cup of pumpkin-pie-flavored Cool Whip, a Feist CD covered in mocha fingerprints, a possibly exaggerated memoir by a former child soldier, and some customer “service” that denies […]


That’s my president Back story — In 1980, when Obama was a freshman at Occidental College in Los Angeles, he was approached by an aspiring photographer named Lisa Jack, who asked him if he would be willing to pose for some black and white photographs that she could use in her portfolio. More from [Time] […]


Let’s face it; times are tough right now. Even Barack Obama’s biggest supporters have to concede that he is facing some impossible challenges and it’s going to take years to sort out our economy. Fortunately, we have something to distract us until then: a collection of clips of action star Steven Seagal running. Whether thin, […]


Barack is Mac

12Nov08

Apparently, America’s president-elect is a Mac user, and a fan of sticking stickers on one’s laptop. I dig the pac-man eating the Apple logo. Commenters: let the Apple/Obama fanboy flamewars fly! Incidentally, if I’m looking at these photos right, it looks like he uses a Crackberry, not an iPhone. And Biden is also evidently a […]


An overwhelming majority of voters cited “economic concerns” as their main issue during this election, and with McCain bumbling over economic issues, he was easy to beat. We’ve all heard him say how “the fundamentals of the economy” were strong, but did you know McCain wanted to set the middle class/rich income threshold at the […]


With the election over, it’s clear that John McCain’s aides absolutely despised Sarah Palin, as they’ve leaked tons of embarrassing information about her. This latest batch may be the most damning, as it’s reported she couldn’t name all the countries in North America (for the record, there are three, and she lives in one of […]


Many feel there’s never been a bigger screwup in the White House than our current president, but as this clip proves, behind every politician is a bumbling human. ABC News has collected the best “Flubs and Follies” from the 2008 presidential campaign trail, and there are real doozies here. Watch John McCain flub the pronunciation […]