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WDYT: Is the “McMentum” Fading Away?

As I was saying this morning, the corporate media declared John McCain “the winner” of the weekend. But according to today’s Gallup tracking poll, he really isn’t. Check this out: Obama 46% McCain 43% So what’s happening? McCain’s probably coming off of his “BEST. WEEK. EVAH.” He got to strut his “foreign policy street cred”…

Obama Increases Lead on McCain

This from www.fivethirtyeight.com.  President-elect Obama has 345 electoral college votes to McCain’s 193.  These numbers based on state-by-state polling results from multiple sources aggregated to project a singel outcome. Of course, this changes weekly and a lot can happen between now and election day. Editor’s Note: The data from fivethirtyeight.com comes from http://3bluedudes.com/ProjectDatabase.htm which has an election…

Marriage Equality in CA – The first four days

As far as I can tell, and since I am able to write this post I am pretty sure I am correct, the world has not come to an end because same gender marriages are now legally recognized in the State of California. I am also pretty sure that the institution of marriage has not…

The 2008 Presidential Electoral College Map

I advise fellow LiberalOC.com readers to check out an excellent website, www.FiveThirtyEight.com. The 538 signifying the total number of electoral college votes for president. Editor’s Note: The data from fivethirtyeight.com came from http://3bluedudes.com/ProjectDatabase.htm which has an election projection database that combines projections from multiple sources. Since our friends at Red County have twice used the phrase…

Clinton’s Lead in Pennsylvania narrowing…

Of course the media is still going to run with the “double digit” win by Clinton even though it stands at 9.2 points as I type.  I guess that 10 just wasn’t so “solid”.  So the Pennsylvania finish is now clearly closer than was reported on election night, and it could end up even closer. The…

Bush: Lowest Poll Numbers of Any President in Past 70 Years

USA Today had a story in yesterday’s paper that might have been missed in the hoopla of the Penn. Primary.  President Bush has now achieved the worst approval ratings in 70 years of the Gallup Poll.  Disapproval of the Iraq War has also reached 63 percent, an all-time high. And please remember, Senator McCain voted…

Should we give ¡A Mexican! a raise?

It seems that there were a few things going on at the OC Weekly before us LIBERALS took over that I was not aware of. It looks like the OC Weekly was paying their resident ¡Mexican! Gustavo Arellano, like a Mexican, or maybe less than a WalMart greeter. At any rate, a commenter (Drew C)…