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One thing the Dark Lord Finally Gets

I have been reading Mike Schroeder’s blog entries for Total Buz.  While mostly partisan and forgettable, Mike did write something I agree with: Journalism is a very difficult profession.  Like George Plimton, I was not qualified to do it without a lot of help during my 4-day stint. Ignoring for a moment what a pathetically slow…

The Definition of Hope and Change

Obama’s speech in full; one of the great speeches of all time.   To Chairman Dean and my great friend Dick Durbin; and to all my fellow citizens of this great nation; With profound gratitude and great humility, I accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. . Let me express my thanks…

Al Gore’s Rocky Mountain High

While I am really looking forward to Senator Obama’s historic address to the Democrats at Mile High Stadium tonight, I frankly can’t wait for former Vice President Al Gore to address the corwd and discuss Global Warming. Why? Because the Register’s Mark Landsbaum (Global-Warming-is-a-Hoax) will be writing about it and working overtime to debunk Gore…

Some Special OC Democrats in Denver This Week

Here are some familiar local faces in Denver this week: [Debbie] Cook, who is contesting Rep. Dana Rohrabacher’s 46th District seat, says the atmosphere is intense. “There’s a lot of excitement and anticipation here,” Cook said. She watched Hillary Clinton’s speech Tuesday night at a viewing party at the convention center, and she thought it…

OC Latinos for Obama Plan a Party

If you have not already RSVP’d, don’t forget to do so and join us tomorrow!!    OC Latinos for Obama Invites you to a Democratic Convention Watch Party   This Thursday evening Sen. Barack Obama (joined by his newly announced running mate, Sen. Joe Biden) will accept the Democratic Presidential nomination. Come share this historic moment with fellow…