Jeff Zeleny and Jim Rutenberg scoop the schematics of a possible anti-Obama attack ad, in which the world would "see Jeremiah Wright and understand his influence on Barack Obama for the first time in a big, attention-arresting way." An example:
One thing you have to say for Palin fans: They're all class.
Gary Johnson polls at 7 percent in New Hampshire -- the state that gave Ralph Nader an election-swinging 4 percent in 2000.
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The Right Target
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The One National Holiday Republicans Hope You Forget
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I Stand With Emma Watson on Women’s Rights
Even though I know I’m going to get flak for it.
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It Is Very, Very Stupid to Compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice
Or, why it is very, very stupid to compare Hope Solo to Ray Rice.
In Defense of HR
Startups and small businesses shouldn’t skip over a human resources department.