An inside look behind Romney’s loss: An epic failure of its Orca big-data app (Big Technology Failure)
Many things went wrong with Romney’s campaign for president, but one of the biggest was the epic failure of the campaign’s big-data app for getting out the vote, called Orca. When the campaign needed it most, Orca was beached.
Politico has an excellent summary of the problems it says that Orca had. Among them were that the […]
BREAKING: KFAB (10/30/2012….5:28pm) Fischer: 56% Kerrey 44%, 1168 Likely Voter Sample, 2.9 MOE (Gravis Marketing and North Star Campaigns)
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll The Rasmussen Reports daily Presidential Tracking Poll for Monday shows Mitt Romney attracting support from 49% of voters nationwide, while President Obama earns the vote from 47%. One percent (1%) prefers some other candidate,…
Tightening of the Race
4 ahead with Independents, 8 behind with women
Total approve: 49 Approval Index : -12
Instant Twitter Reaction to the Third Presidential Debate: Foreign Policy
This has proven true in the first two debates we’ll see how well the candidates listen to the public. I really think both candidates lose when they violate these ideas:
Regarding the view of Undecideds on CNN holding dials that go up and down depending on how they […]
The CBS poll gives meh results to Obama.
Read more at BusinessInsider
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitt Romney’s campaign is working hard to chip away at President Barack Obama’s advantage among early voters, and there are signs the effort is paying off in North Carolina and Florida, two competitive states that the Republican nominee can ill afford to lose. Obama is doing better in Iowa, another battleground state […]
According to Rush, a caller told him that “Obama got the worst grades ever recorded at Harvard” but was carried through by bleeding-heart affirmative action liberals. Then, Rush says, the caller hung-up before Rush could ask him questions. Other listeners must have heard this. I mean, if Harry Reid can get a phone call telling […]
AURORA, Colo. – President Barack Obama dashed to Colorado on Sunday to meet with families of those gunned down in a movie theater and to hear from state and local officials about the shooting that left 12 people dead and dozens more injured.
Air Force One touched down at Buckley Air Force Base in Aurora late […]
Today’s History Lesson:Republican Party was formed in 1854 to abolish slavery and challenge other racist legislative acts initiated by the Democratic Party
1. History reveals that the Republican Party was formed in 1854 to abolish slavery and challenge other racist legislative acts initiated by the Democratic Party. It took a republican president and a civil war to end slavery.2. Many democrat congress members opposed to the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Voting Rights Acts, etc. Many […]
$3.59 - When Barack Obama entered the White House, the average price of a gallon of gasoline was $1.85. Today, it is$3.59. 22 - It is hard to believe, but today the poverty rate for children living in the United States is a whopping 22 percent. 23 - According to U.S. Representative Betty Sutton, an average of […]
5 Reasons Palin Will Run
Her poll numbers are off, and some GOP bigwigs have come out against her. But Sarah Palin’s fan base could care less. Matt Latimer on what her followers see in her.
The polls don’t look good for Sarah Palin, at least for the moment. The GOP’s professional chatterers—Karl Rove, […]
A tea party group is $1 million richer thanks to an anonymous donor who wants his money to influence this year’s midterm elections.
The nonprofit Tea Party Patriots announced on Tuesday that it had received the donation from a single contributor who wants it divided up and given to local coordinators by […]
Who Owns the Media
The Top Media Corporations
Fox Broadcasting Company, New York Post, Wall St. Journal, The Sun, Daily Telegraph, HarperCollins International, 20th Century Fox, DIRECTV, myspace.com
*A complete legal and structural separation with AOL took place on 11/27/09
CNN, Court TV, Fortune, Money, Health, HBO, Cinemax, New Line Cinema, Entertainment Weekly, NASCAR.com, PGA.com
*GE is selling 51% […]
Dead men tell no tales, but apparently they can still get votes.
Carl Robin Geary Sr. died of a heart attack on March 10 but that didn’t stop voters from electing him mayor of Tracy City.
On Tuesday, the late Mr. Geary defeated incumbent Barbara Brock 268 votes to 85, according to Grundy County Administrator of Elections […]
Love him, hate him, or love to hate him, but Fox News’ Glenn Beck is a rich man. In his empire there’s the ideology–and then there’s the money machine.
Five and a half hours before showtime Glenn Beck still isn’t quite sure how he’ll provide tonight’s entertainment, “The Future of History”–two hours of monologue (and answers […]
SEARCHLIGHT, NEV. – Firing back at critics who say that she and other conservatives had encouraged harassment of House Democrats who supported the healthcare overhaul, Sarah Palin Saturday ripped the media for casting her and tea party activists as violent.
“When we talk about fighting for our country, let’s clear the air right now about what […]
Kill The HealthCare Bill Rally:Throng Of Protesters Right Now Trying To Enter The Capitol To Thwart Healthcare Reform
As tensions heat up inside on this second-to-last-day of healthcare debating, the angry mob outside is making its voice be heard. They’re yelling “Kill the Bill” as loudly as they can, and would love to enter into the capital (not gonna happen).
Ahmadinejad: Obama Will ‘Regret’ Accusing Iran of Hiding Nuclear Plant (Obama, you’ve been “put on notice”)
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said President Obama, along with the leaders of Britain and France, will “regret” accusing Iran of hiding a nuclear facility.
“It’s not a secret site,” Ahmadinejad said Friday at a news conference in New York. “If it was, why would we have informed the IAEA about it a year ahead of time. […]
Why are People in Revolt?
The approval ratings on nearly every one of the President’s key policy initiatives—cap-and-trade, health care overhaul, government take over of industry and finance, deficit spending, stimulus—are already less than half of polled voters. Obama’s own popularity has fallen dramatically and hovers near fifty percent. A number of well-publicized town meetings have […]
The Oscar-winning composer behind ‘You Light Up My Life’ raped 11 women he lured to his apartment with the promise of a starring role in a movie, prosecutors said today.
The women read an online ad placed by director, Joseph Brooks, applied for the audition ‘and thought this was their chance to become a big star,’ […]