Tag Archives: Tim Pawlenty

Hot Fudge Sunday January 16

Sundays bring us the political talk shows. Unsurprisingly, this week is dominated by last weekend’s shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ). If you see something interesting on one of them, jump on the comment board and talk about it. According … Continue reading

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Land of 10,000 Recounts

To understand why we have a major recount in the governor’s election this year, and why we had one two years ago in the Senate race, you have to understand something about Minnesota. The state motto is “Land of 10,000 … Continue reading

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Another Election, Another Recount

It is becoming a habit. A third time, and it’ll be a tradition. Two years ago, there was a prolonged recount and legal battle over the Minnesota Senate race. This year, it is the Governor’s seat. The Senate recount was … Continue reading

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Palin in Comparison

Update 8:45AM PST Quinnipiac has a new poll out today. There are a few results that intrigued me: Sarah Palin is the most popular of Republican candidates for President, among Republicans polled. Less-educated are more Palin-prone; more-educated people would rather … Continue reading

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Mitt, Mitch, and Mama Grizzlies

It all happened so fast, didn’t it?. One day the Republican party was a sober group of guys in suits and ties, wearing polished wingtips and tasteful toupees. Now… it seems like practically overnight… those guys (now known as “the Establishment’) are … Continue reading

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