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Video: The strangest places to vote in America, Notebook

Video: The strangest places to vote in America

A cemetery in San Francisco, a laundrette and Venice Beach in California are just some of the places that were used a polling stations for last night’s US election which saw Barack Obama win a second term in office.

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 7 November 2012 at 12:09 pm

Must watch: Chris Rock’s message to voters, Notebook

Must watch: Chris Rock’s message to voters

Decision day has finally arrived for Americans, and Chris Rock has a controversial take on the country’s first ever black president.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Tuesday, 6 November 2012 at 11:20 am

If Mitt Romney wins, what will the world get?, Notebook

If Mitt Romney wins, what will the world get?

I voted last week (via absentee ballot) for Obama and I still think he will win. He could ruin his chances completely if while visiting the storm damaged East Coast he steps on a puppy. It could happen, he ate dog as a child in Indonesia, and according to some blogs he still drinks the blood of a poodle every morning.

By | Notebook, Opinion | Monday, 5 November 2012 at 5:44 pm

Romney campaign update, Eagle Eye

Romney campaign update

Now there are two ways to identify a political campaign that is going down the toilet.
1 It talks about a need to energise its base.
2 It needs “a polling disaster on the scale experienced in Britain at the 1992 election“.

By | Eagle Eye | Thursday, 1 November 2012 at 7:59 pm

Do, do run, Ron. Run. Do, do run, Ron, The Foreign Desk

Do, do run, Ron. Run. Do, do run, Ron

Is Ron Paul betraying the movement he built?

By | The Foreign Desk, iPolitics | Wednesday, 30 May 2012 at 3:22 pm

Will the Republicans pick a Mormon?, Eagle Eye

Will the Republicans pick a Mormon?

Jonathan Freedland asks number 495 in my series of Questions to Which the Answer is No, after it appeared that Jon Huntsman, despite having been appointed by Barack Obama as ambassador to China, is preparing to run.
Freedland seems to think that Mitt Romney (right) has a serious chance of the GOP nomination, when they didn’t [...]

By | Eagle Eye | Tuesday, 1 February 2011 at 12:00 pm

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