THR: Fox won't renew 'King of the Hill' →
thedailywhat: Thirteen has proven not-so-lucky for Fox’s veteran animated comedy “King of the Hill.” After several previous brushes with cancellation, the network has opted not to renew the series beyond its current 13th season. This is AWFUL! King of the Hill has been the best show on Fox Sunday prime-time for years. And to make matters worse, they are apparently cancelling it to make room...
A man who started with no money and few supporters has out-thought,...– Barack Obama should be the next president of America - The Economist (via highlow)(via luxuriousvulgarity)(via trappedintime) (via robot-heart) (via laceymae)
Senator Obama on the Daily Show
Experts warn of the 'bandwagon effect' →
While the Bradley effect posits that some white voters who tell pollsters that they will vote for a black candidate often have second thoughts in the voting booth, the “bandwagon effect” suggests that a small but significant number of persuadable voters will decide at the last minute to go with the winner.
Two arrested over hanging Obama effigy at UK →
Two people — one a University of Kentucky student — have been arrested in connection with the hanging Wednesday of an effigy of Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama, officials announced today. Hunter Bush, 21, who is not affiliated with the university, and UK student Joseph Ryan Fischer, 22, both of Lexington, were charged with disorderly conduct in the second degree, according to UK...
Last night I joined 35,000 people at midnight in a cold, windy field, to have a...– Yes we can : clusterflock (via aja) (via julyshewillfly)
The Daily Show: Goin’ Rogue
Liberals’ bedrooms had a greater variety of books (especially books about...– The Big Sort : The Stuff in Your Bedroom Signals How You Vote Someone has been to my house, I think. (via robot-heart)
Sometimes, when a political campaign has run out of ideas and senses that the...– The New Yorker: Like, Socialism (via Blurbomat)
He had me at the waving wheat right from the beginning. Americans love crops in...– Rachel Maddow, on the Obamomercial last night. (via soupsoup) (via specialsoup)
robot-heart: peterwknox:thedailywhat: The Colbert Report: Stephen Colbert endorses Barack Obama for president.
I just want to say.
langer: I am eternally grateful to be alive at this moment in history. I’ve spent the better part of my life wondering what it must have felt like to be alive in 1968, to experience the campaign of Robert Kennedy, to be truly inspired by your public servants. For the first time in my life I don’t have to wonder anymore.
Jennifer Huddleston, a Wellesley senior, recalled that she screamed so loud in...– Young, Republican and Inspired by Palin - NYTimes.com The other side of the coin. It’s interesting, but this article really gives no depth either to the young women or their interest in Palin, which I think is a shame. I find myself looking at people my age who like Palin, particularly women, with...
Republican VP candidate Sarah Palin says she would be interested to “play a...– Breaking News On fuck me. not again. send her to jail right now please. (via vruz) Not surprised. This is clearly a woman who gets off on power.
Rosa sat so Martin could walk. Martin walked, so Obama could run. Obama is...– Overheard on NPR. Think about that for awhile. (via trappedintime) (via booksarebetterthanboys) (via julyshewillfly) (via robot-heart)
Barack Hussein Obama would present another challenge for Iran’s mullahs. Their...– Sleepless in Tehran - NYTimes.com (via robot-heart)
campus-wide email i just received, which...
smartblonde: Unfortunately, this morning an effigy of Senator Barack Obama was discovered hanging in a tree on campus. I am personally offended and deeply embarrassed by this disgusting episode. This is not reasonable political expression; it is just malicious. And it is unacceptable. On behalf of the University of Kentucky I apologize to Senator Obama and his family. I will personally assure...
Joe the Biden, he’s an ice cream man.
My family and I have given this election a lot of thought. …Every day I...– NASCAR legend, Junior Johnson
Tina Fey on Conan
election08: “His Choice?” Obama goes after McCain’s two biggest weaknesses, the economy and Palin.
The Tumblr feature I want: A button to mark things...
spintree: I peruse in class/at work and would love to remember to go back and watch videos/read long articles later but… I don’t. And that makes me sad. :( <— See!! Double want!