Late Night Links

Last night in the Democratic debate, Hillary Clinton brought up her early work for children and poverty and referenced her job at the Children’s Defense Fund. Read: Clinton draws on New Bedford lessons. Also referenced in last night’s debate was Barack Obama’s ties to Tony Rezko. Read more here. Hillary … Continue reading

So Sad: Heath Ledger Dead at 28

Actor Heath Ledger was found dead in a Manhattan apartment this afternoon. He was 28. The cause of death is still unknown but there is speculation of either a drug overdose or suicide, though there was no note to be found.

Bye Bye Fred

So Fred Thompson has dropped his bid for the Republican presidential race: “Today, I have withdrawn my candidacy for president of the United States. I hope that my country and my party have benefited from our having made this effort,” Thompson said in a statement. […] In the statement, Thompson … Continue reading

The American People Should Not Have to Work So Hard

“The American people should not have to work so hard to get leaders who will actually help them…” — Hillary Clinton Stepping aside from the clash during last night’s debate, I’ve been thinking about the statement above from Hillary Clinton in her closing argument in the debate. American’s are struggling in this ever … Continue reading

Dizzy’s Ten Post Round-Up

Excuse the lateness of my blogging.  Mother Nature is kicking my behind and I decided that I needed to just curl up for a few days until the butt-kicking subsided. I have been ill, but I haven’t been completely out of the loop.  It’s looking a lot like the world … Continue reading