Obama, Wellstone a “gadfly.”

March 6, 2008

obama_3.jpgI watched with nausea as Obama spoke a while back in Minneapolis and praised and praised the popular former senator from Minnesota, Paul Wellstone, who unfortunately was killed several years ago in a plane crash.

I couldn’t help but think of David Sirota’s article about Obama in The Nation, Mr. Obama goes to Washington, in which Obama refers to Wellstone as a gadfly.  Gadfly is defined as; a persistent irritating critic; a nuisance.

In a similar vein and a must read is Harper’s Magazine’s, Barack Obama Inc.


Obama the Screamer.

March 1, 2008

obama4.jpgThe Houston press published this piece on Obama yesterday, below are the highlights.

Also click here for the article 2004 article referenced by the author.

It’s not quite eight in the morning and Barack Obama is on the phone screaming at me. He liked the story I wrote about him a couple weeks ago, but not this garbage. Read the rest of this entry »

Old School Dirty Politics of Obama.

February 12, 2008

dirtypoliticsfun.jpgThe following is the complete article on Obama’s ruthless, and successful, effort to knock all other challengers off the ballot when he ran for state senate. Obama has never won a truly contested election. He lost when he ran against Read the rest of this entry »