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August 25, 2008

Poll: Al Franken surges into lead! (if you ignore the margin of error)

Al Franken for Senate Campaign Manager Stephanie Schriock has breathlessly composed and sent us an email with this startling news: This just came over the wire: A new poll has Al Franken surging to a one-point lead over Republican Senator Norm Coleman! Joking about margins of error and how a one point lead is not... Keep reading >>>

Posted in StuartSmalley at 12:39 PM

August 19, 2008

Rachel Maddow gets own MSNBC TV show

Comrade "Keith Olbermann" reports (dailykos.com/story/2008/8/19/161133/955/1005/570567) that starting September 8, Air America Radio host Rachel Maddow will also be hosting her very own television show on MSNBC at 9pm Eastern. Will MSNBC and their tens of thousands of viewers be able to succeed where Air America has failed? How many weeks will her show last before... Keep reading >>>

Posted in AlsoRans at 02:41 PM

August 18, 2008

Air America covering DNC, RNC conventions

Various comrades from Air America Radio will be covering both the Democratic and Republican conventions (link). For a foretaste, "the irreverent Lionel" will be reporting from Minneapolis-St. Paul. Chairman Mark (Green) has thoughts: "In this historic political year, Air America will be bringing our unique brand of opinion radio to both conventions, keeping the Democrats... Keep reading >>>

Posted in Meta at 01:52 PM

"Liberal" radio hosts: Bush will answer... at The Hague!

Nearly the entire "liberal" radio braintrust was in Seattle over the weekend (link), but thankfully The Man didn't storm in and ship them off to Gitmo. So, Rachel Maddow, Sam Seder, Stephanie Miller, and Thom Hartmann were free to speak their mind at the "We the People" panel sponsored by AM 1090. The Four Comrades... Keep reading >>>

Posted in AlsoRans at 01:45 PM

August 09, 2008

Al Franken draws crowd... of one person

Al Franken's dazzling popularity with Minnesotans was on display yesterday as he gave a speech to one person at Brigitte's Cafe in St. Cloud. In fact, Josh John of that city was the only person (aside from the media) who showed up at Franken's roundtable on veteran issues. They proceeded to discuss those issues for... Keep reading >>>

Posted in StuartSmalley at 02:45 PM

August 05, 2008

CACI loses appeal over Randi Rhodes/AAR defamation lawsuit

All ten Randi Rhodes fans - especially the one who's familiar with the lawsuit CACI filed against her and Air America Radio - should let out a loud whoop, because the appeal of the suit's earlier dismissal has been upheld (link).... Keep reading >>>

Posted in RandiRhodes at 10:46 PM

Priscilla Lord Faris: the "Minnesota Solution" to a "New York City Problem"

DFL comrades: an interview and biographical sketch of Priscilla Lord Faris is here, and I urge you to read it. She's challenging Al Franken to be the DFL (Democrats/Farmer/Labor/Socialist) Party candidate against Norm Coleman. And - as they say in Minnesota - she's sharper than cheddar! [She says:] "Al Franken cannot win against Norm Coleman... Keep reading >>>

Posted in StuartSmalley at 10:39 PM

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