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August 28, 2008

"Now is not the time for small plans,"  intoned Barak Obama.  But what a small-ball speech he delivered!   Recruit an army of teachers.  Community service...

...is that things will be better around the bend? That is a very strange notion. The promise of America is that this is the last...

"They could have heard words of anger..." Well if Barack had been speaking they would have because that's all he's done tonight....

I think he nailed down the "mad as hell" slice of the electorate. It is ironic he should dwell on temperament....

That is what he says we need -- after delivering an unusually direct personal assault on his rival. Listen, if he can get away with...

I think he's talking about himself when he says you paint your opponent as someone you should run from.  That's what he's been doing for...

Not only can we agree on reducing unwanted pregnancies but we can agree on infanticide. Not a good topic for him to bring up....

After saying McCain refused to get Osama Bin Laden, Obama says we shouldn't challenge each other's patriotism. Meaning: Don't challenge mine. But I get to...

Jen is right. This is without a doubt the nastiest acceptance speech I've heard in more than 50 years of watching conventions....

His hawkish section featured: "We are the party of Roosevelt. We are the party of Kennedy." Why didn't he mention Truman, who did far more...

After challenging John McCain's character for over 40 minutes he says it is something we should never do....

Oh, so now he's looking forward to debates.  That's a new one....