From Joel Stein at TIME magazine: Paul’s popularity can’t necessarily be explained by a previously undetected craving for gold-standard debates on college campuses. His message, even if packaged in obscure economic lectures, is that there is something very corrupt, very Halliburton-Blackwatery going on with our military-industrial complex, and that can attract some pretty weird followers. At the [...]
Entries Tagged as 'Ron Paul'
February 8th, 2008 · No Comments
February 1st, 2008 · No Comments
Commenter Mike– who gets the distinguished honor of being the first person to leave a non-spam comment here at TWP– caught a mistake in my Republican Debate Rankings. I stated: Mike Huckabee – Scored points for honesty by being the only candidate to note that Americans are worse off now than they were eight years ago [...]
January 31st, 2008 · 3 Comments
This was the first debate I’ve watched using CNN’s online real-time reaction tracker. It’s a graph from 1 to 100 that shows you how people are reacting, positively or negatively (100 being absolute positive, 1 being absolute negative), toward what a candidate is saying, and it’s pretty amazing. The Politico– CNN’s partner in the debate– [...]