Whoppi Goldberg on Why She Switched from Obama to Clinton

Via the HuffPo, Whoppi Goldberg explains why she switched from Obama to Hillary Clinton: Whoopi cited Clinton’s statement that she would end tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas. Whoopi previously believed that Obama had made that pledge first, but apparently she was mistaken. Chalk one up for who … Continue reading

Emily’s List Says: No So Fast!

In the wake of the news that Hillary Clinton had loaned her campaign $5 million and her staff might be going with out pay, Emily’s List sent out a fundraising appeal today for Hillary Clinton. As it turns out Clinton’s staff is not going with out pay, as ABC reported this … Continue reading

Join The Movement or Has the Obamamania Gotten Out of Hand

I have written here a few times in recent days about of the hype around the Obama “movement” as he calls it and the fact many people don’t want to “join” a “movement,” they want a leader. In some ways, I have told a few people in conversation off The … Continue reading

Donations Pour In For Hillary Clinton

Word has it that donations are pouring in for both the Clinton and Obama campaigns, so gloating Obama supporters can step back a few paces, because Team Clinton is raising donations fast and strong. As I reported here earlier this morning (or late last night), “The media and the blogosphere was a flutter … Continue reading

Dizzy’s Ten Post Round-Up

So much news, so much to do, so little time. Let’s jump right in, shall we? Morning cuppa?: Check Daily Youtubery?: Check. Ledisi – Alright Today’s Ten Post Round-Up?: Check. 1: Democrats stormed the polls, Tuesday… Democratic turnout thumped GOP turnout yesterday—AMERICAblog 2: Court tosses sexual assault case back to … Continue reading

Of Loans, Fundraising, Targets and Falling Short

The media and the blogosphere was a flutter on Wednesday about Hillary Clinton loaning her campaign $5 million. At her news conference this afternoon, Senator Clinton acknowledged the loan, saying: “I loaned the campaign $5 million from my money. That’s where I got the money. I did it because I believe very … Continue reading

Will There Be a Brokered Deal for the Dem Nominee?

I’ve said here recently in the comments that I didn’t think it would be a good thing for the Dems to have to take the fight for the nomination to the convention floor this summer. Howard Dean weighed in on the possibility of a floor fight for the nomination or … Continue reading

Hillary’s Super Tuesday Victory Speech

Looking forward from Super Tuesday, here’s Hillary’s Super Tuesday Victory Speech (h/t C&L): The Clinton campaign notes today that the Super Tuesday “results confirmed Hillary’s strengths as a candidate and signaled that she made inroads with a number of key groups and demographics. As we look through the returns and … Continue reading

Dizzy’s Ten Post Round-Up

Despite my self-imposed news blackout, I was still following the blogs in my Google Reader. I also have one that my readers can follow, on my own website’s sidebar. If you had been watching it throughout the evening, you would have noted that there was a lot of primary reports … Continue reading