Late Night News Round Up

There’s been a lot of news I haven’t had a chance to cover today, so here’s a few links and musings on it all. Hillary Clinton Closed Out the Petraeus/Odierno Hearing with “Key Withdrawal Questions” today, adnvancing the “cause of Iraq withdrawal and redeployment.” NBC News had a brief interview … Continue reading


Arianna Huffington has declared war on the Superdelegates: “Stop Yelling at Hillary to Stand Down and Start Yelling at the Superdelegates to Stand Up.” The Democratic leadership — starting with Pelosi, Reid, and Dean — should begin working behind the scenes to get all uncommitted supers to immediately commit. Let … Continue reading

Obama Hints at Naming Clinton to His ‘Team of Rivals’

Earlier today I posted Air America’s Thom Hartman’s message that Obama should “ask” Clinton to be his VP, in response to the news that Obama has pegged “Jim Johnson to begin vetting potential vice presidential picks.” The post was met with some disgruntled responses from both Clinton and Obama supporters. … Continue reading