Jeanne Shaheen Trounces Scott Brown in Dem Poll

Former Massachusetts senator Scott Brown has been contemplating jumping the MA/NH border to challenge Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen. Not such a good idea perhaps for Brown. Politico reports that Brown “trails his could-be opponent by double digits in a new poll conducted for the League of Conservation Voters.” Brown’s personal … Continue reading

Game Changer in South Carolina: Newt Gingrich Wins

Via MSNBC: Newt Gingrich has won the South Carolina Republican primary, capping off a remarkable comeback for his presidential bid that reshapes the trajectory of the battle for the GOP nomination… […] The results mark the end of a tumultuous week in politics that saw Gingrich erase and then overcome … Continue reading

Making Sport of Our Future

  by WALTER BRASCH             One of the fun things sports writers do is try to predict the winners and scores of upcoming games, from high school through the pros. For special “look-at-us-we’re important” bonus points, they create lists of “Top” teams and rank them, both pre-season and weekly. Sports … Continue reading