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August 25, 2008

If your first introduction to Michelle Obama was the speech she just delivered-as it is for many Americans-she hit a home run.  She started off...

There is something a little odd -- and this is a bipartisan oddity -- in the fact that Americans are constantly surprised and touched to...

Chris Wallace on Fox News hit the nail on the head: "I can't but help think this was a largely wasted night." Yup --no populist red meat,...

I told you he'd pop up on the screen. And he did. "Now you know why I asked her out so many times," Barack said....

Evidently, the main thing that connects us, or will connect us, as Americans, is Barack Obama....

The glossy film about Michelle Obama's life and the tale of  her simple circusmtances were all meant to smooth the rough edges of the lady who...

Michelle gets a huge ovation for saying she loves her country, "this country that has given me so much." I love my country too. You...

Michelle Obama, trying very hard to wipe out the memory of her saying that she had never been proud of her country until she saw...

Michelle is on the platform now. My guess: At some point, before the end of her speech, Barack is going to pop up on the...

There's a growing media meme, on CNN primarily but also on ABC and NBC, that the first few hours of the convention have been a...

One remarkable aspect about John McCain's political surge is that it has largely been due to advertising that is very light-spirited. The "celebrity" ad that...

The conservative blogosphere is agog: what was Barack Obama thinking? He took a story largely confined to the internet, (only briefly raised in the primary)...