Possible future First Lady Michelle Obama: Be not afraid

“Don’t base your votes, this time, on fear. Base them on possibility.” The time for a thinker as our leader has come. Watch on YouTube – Michelle Obama: Be not afraid

It’s Just a Flesh Wound – Obama vs. Hillary

Very funny illustration by Gary Brookins. It made me chuckle. Original is here


On 2/15/08 I was 195.5 lb.

Barack Obama on Religion

Barack Obama is the most intelligent, reasoned politician I have ever heard. This video is remarkable. In it, he shares his views on religion and its role in a pluralistic, progressive society. My favorite passage of the speech (emphahsis added): And even if we did have only Christians in our midst, if we expelled every […]

Lessig on Obama

One of the smartest people around, noted Stanford law professor Lawrence Lessig, has put together an outstanding video sharing his reasons for voting for Obama. I highly recommend watching it and thinking about the issues he raises. If you disagree, why? Watch or download the high-quality video here (torrent). Lots of excellent thoughts and comments […]

Missouri Says Obama FTW!

NPR and the AP called Missouri for Hillary Clinton earlier tonight. Barack went from ~30% won to 49.2%, FOR THE WIN. I am so proud to say that my vote helped prove them wrong. We showed them our "O" Face and it feels great. The Show Me State has Spoken: We want Barack Obama. We […]

“Identity Theft” by Nellie McKay performed live on Prairie Home Companion on January 26, 2008

Last Sunday as I was driving around doing some errands I was listening to A Prairie Home Companion on the local NPR station. Garrison Keillor introduced a singer, Nellie McKay, who sang a song that I enjoyed very much. Afterwards, I looked around to see if I could buy it on iTunes. When I tried […]