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Late Night Talk Show Quote of the Day

Jon Stewart of The Daily Show in a piece reacting to Michelle Obama’s speech and comments from the punditocracy on how Ms. Obama “has to prove her patriotism.” “Yes, everyone knows Republicans love America, they just hate half the people living in it.”  

DNC Denver 2008, Day 3 – From Outside Pepsi Center

By William D. Randall – Special to the Liberal OC. A former staff member with the DNC in both Los Angeles 2000 and Boston 2004, William is covering the 2008 DNC in Denver as John Q. Public, i.e. “Without Creds.” This morning I had the opportunity to attend the breakfast meeting of the 441 strong…

…Because Hillary Said So!

Hillary told us that she wanted us to support Barack Obama, saying that she had fought too hard and too long in the trenches to lose this fight (paraphrasing). She told us to fight to elect Barack Obama as the next president of the United States. She’s told us as Hillary delegates to unite, to…

Hillary-Pledged Delegates in California Face Dilemma

Tonight Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to the delegates on the anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment (Women’s Right to Vote). Many women are wearing white in commemoration of the movement. Suffragettes wore white, green, and violet which, if you take the first letter of the three colors stands for: Women Get the Vote.…

Strength Through Unity!

Tonight Hillary Clinton will speak to the Democratic National Convention. While the Hillary Puma’s are on the loose, there numbers are actually really small. Most delegates, Clinton and Obama alike recognize that Barack Obama is the nominee of the Democratic Party. The reality is, Democrats can only win capitalizing on our “Strength Through Unity.” I…