Daily Archives: August 6, 2009

A bit of Florida intrigue: Hildebrand out of the Meek ‘movement’

Steve Hildebrand, the turnout guru who served as deputy campaign manager of the Obama presidential campaign, whose hiring was designed, at least in part, to lend an air of Obamaosity to the Kendrick Meek campaign, is out. Per Politico: Hildebrand, … Continue reading

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Cornyn slams Bush thought police … only he calls Bush ‘Obama’

It’s official, the Republican Party is 100 percent crazy people. The latest mental patient to be let out of the ward on his own recognizance: John Cornyn of Texas. Per Politico: The White House says it’s just trying to root … Continue reading

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Supreme Sonia!

Score one for the Bronx. Sonia Sotomayor is officially confirmed as the nation’s first Hispanic justice to the Supreme Court, and only the third woman. The vote was 68-31, including who cares how many Republicans (okay, it was nine.) Watch … Continue reading

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Give that man a raise! Radio One loses $11 millie

It’s the first law of radio: every time Shadio One loses money, CEO Alfred Liggins and his mama get a raise. So how much will Cathy Hughes’ radio conglomerate pay Alfred for this: RADIO ONE has reported its results for … Continue reading

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Charlie screws up

Well, it’s finally happened. The happy-go-lucky Senate candidacy of Charlie Crist has hit a speed bump, and it’s one of Charlie’s own making. For weeks, Florida Democrats have been goading Crist to tell us whether or not he would have … Continue reading

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