White Teens Hang a Biracial 8-Year-Old From a Tree in New Hampshire
It's hard to say what the worst part of this story is: The fact that some white teens in Claremont, New Hampshire thought it would be funny to lynch a little brown kid or that the police are protecting the teens. Two weeks ago, Cassandra Merlin's son was airlifted to a hospital ...read more
Republicans are Starting to be Labeled "Nazi Lovers"
Republicans, already reeling from Trump's disastrous presidency, now have a whole new problem to deal with: Avoiding being labeled Nazi sympathizers: New Hampshire Republican Party staffers arrived at work Thursday morning to find their Concord headquarters vandalized.A rock had ...read more
With 5 Dead in New Jersey, Chris Christie Makes Horrendous Gaffe About His Own State
If New Jersey Governor and Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie hasn't worn out his welcome in his home state already, today may have finally done the trick. Already feeling the heat over his decision to return to New Hampshire even as his home state recovers from one ...read more
Polls Tighten But Obama Retains Vital Edge in Electoral College Votes and Superior Ground Game
Although the popular vote looks increasingly close, Obama is retaining the edge when it comes to electoral votes - and that is down to his performance in swing states. From the Huffington Post: Ohio remains one of the most critical states in the election. Along with Wisconsin, ...read more
Romney Wins New Hampshire, Who Cares?
Not surprisingly, Republican robot candidate Mitt Romney won the New Hampshire primary last night. Through a mixture of relentless ambition and stacks of GOP cash, Romney took a commanding lead, making him the very clear favorite going forward. From the NY Times: MANCHESTER, ...read more
Quote of the Week: Matt Taibbi on Michele Bachmann
Set aside a portion of your day to read Matt Taibbi's hilarious and frightening piece on the GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann. Money quote: Bachmann is a religious zealot whose brain is a raging electrical storm of divine visions and paranoid delusions. She ...read more