Posts like Selflessness vs. Selfishness on avc.com talk about how the business world is thinking about taking advantage of Obama’s stimulus package in order to create new business opportunities and specifically how Fred Wilson would like to see businesses solve problems–not just exploit an infusion of cash. If you produce alternative energy, build roads, or … [Read more…]
In Craig Robinson’s introduction of Michelle Obama during Monday night’s installment of the DNC, he talked about Barack Obama’s basketball game, saying he’s the kind of player who makes everyone around him better. This is rather strong praise as the greatest players to ever grace the NBA courts were especially known for making their teammates … [Read more…]
Barack Obama’s speech yesterday on race in America was remarkable in many ways. Andrew Sullivan’s blog offers a great summation of the various reactions–the good and the bad of the speech. I’d like to point to an aspect of the speech that made me particularly proud to be an Obama supporter–his striking and compelling display … [Read more…]
If this doesn’t get out the Hispanic vote in Texas, I don’t know what can.
This comes from Dip Dive, and I post it because it makes me feel good:
If you’re registered as a Democrat and you live in one of the 22 Super Tuesday states* and you’re thinking about either not voting or voting for Hillary Clinton, please take me up on the following bet. Watch at least one of the below videos. If even one of them inspires you and makes you … [Read more…]
I’ve caught glimpses of it all over the place for months, and this week in The New Yorker David Remnick confirms it: Mayor of New York, Michael Bloomberg, is seriously considering a presidential candidacy on a third party ticket. I’m here to say, Mr. Mayor, I love you, but please stop. I’m a big fan … [Read more…]
BQA pointed out this crucial piece of information picked up by TV Guide and publicized in this article. 5) Barack Obama Favorite TV shows of all time: “M*A*S*H and The Wire are my favorites.” The Wire is Obama’s favorite TV show. I knew I liked him for a reason.