Archive | July, 2008

A Pundit’s Dilemma

July 31, 2008

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As I count down the days to the Democratic National Convention, I have to wonder — is it worth it to spend thousands of my own money to be part of this event? That’s what I’m wondering today over at …

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Really. I AM on Vacation

July 30, 2008

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See you next week. I’m at the beach so will turn off the computer. Really. I mean it. Buh-bye ’til Monday! …

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Mark Penn’s Granny Brigade

July 30, 2008

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Now I know why Hillary Clinton lost the Democratic primary race — Mark Penn. He is the reason (OK, one of the reasons) I suspected all along, but now I am sure that the man who claims he knows …

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Channeling Rodney Dangerfield

July 28, 2008

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I’m supposed to be off-line this week, as the PunditMom family takes a break at the beach. But sometimes the New York Times can get me a little riled up. Sunday, the NYT ran a story about the BlogHer conference

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MOMocrats on BlogTalk Radio TODAY!!

July 26, 2008

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Don’t forget to come by this afternoon at 3 p.m. Eastern/12 Noon Pacific for the latest edition of MOMocrats on BlogTalk Radio! I have no doubt we will have a lively discussion about this week’s political news and Arianna Huffington’s …

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Opted, Pushed or Just Plain Not Welcome?

July 25, 2008

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It’s the economy, stupid. No matter how we parse it, so many things seem to come back to that famous Bill Clinton campaign mantra. It’s still the economy in terms of major issues in this election. And now, it is …

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PunditMom on BlogTalk Radio on Saturday Afternoon!

July 24, 2008

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Looking for some political chat this weekend? Then come by the MOMocrats show on BlogTalk Radio on Saturday, July 26 at 3 p.m. Eastern/12 Noon Pacific for our show! We’ll be talking about the BlogHer conference, our upcoming trip …

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Go Read It: Obama for Women, Not the Other Way Around

July 23, 2008

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Does Barack Obama have a real commitment to women in his campaign?? It’s a question I continue to ponder. For a take on this question by a progressive woman all progressive women should admire, go read What Obama Needs to

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Just an Excuse to Post BlogHer ’08 Photos

July 22, 2008

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So I figured if Jess can steal photos off the inter-webs, I could give it a shot, too — although she is much better at doing this sort of thing than I am: I didn’t tell Erin, but I …

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I’m Sure Grover is a Democrat

July 22, 2008

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He is blue, after all!…

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Opted, Pushed or Just Plain Fired?

July 22, 2008

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I thought my brain would be re-energized and refreshed by a few days with lots of women and a hotel room to myself. This morning, I find myself continually trying to reboot my brain. A few days away also brings …

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The Politics of BlogHer

July 19, 2008

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BlogHer ’08. From what I’ve been reading, people either love it or hate it. Love the networking and camaraderie opportunities. Hate it if they feel left out or if there’s a sense that a conference is more important than the …

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