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Putting the money on Obama

I mentioned the other day that voters almost always blame recessions on the party in power, regardless of circumstances. We saw this happen here Tuesday whe...

Tour successes; Election failures

So I’m back from the tour, and am both very happy and very sleep deprived. In 7 days we travelled 1200 km and played 8 shows, 3 parades, and 1 demonstration...

So close and yet so far

Nice try, Steve. I know you planned your election so that it would come before the economy tanked, since voters inevitably blame recessions on whoever’s in ...

Debate, débat

My doctor suggested weaning myself off political news by using the Patch method of lining my socks with newspapers, thus absorbing reduced amounts of platitu...