I guess Speedy Gonzalez wasn’t available.
I’m confident McCain and Obama will spare us the indignities of recent presidential campaigns, but they’re still politicians. And they have a somewhat testy history.
The godawful celebrity sing along in support of Obama brings to mind one of the silliest campaigns in American history.
In the month since Iowa held its caucus, I’ve been up … Obama vs. McCain — it might actually happen. How refreshing would it be to choose between two truly decent candidates, neither of whom is grounded in the politics of petty partisanship? I typically resist such unguarded optimism, but, for one night at least, the future looks bright. I’ll savor it while I can. and I’ve been down: Time to face facts and fuck optimism: We’re stuck with Hillbot and Romneytron 3000 (tip of the cap to Al Kosa). The pod people have won. We’ll either have a president so white…