There are very few people in the world who haven't seen this iconic photograph of jazz trumpeter extraordinaire Louis Armstrong .
Each Fourth of July, as Americans across the U.S. ...
We were talking about a book Melanie is reading about the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893 in Chicago to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the discovery of the Americas by Columbus. A ...
Okay, so sometimes this diary will be daily, but the problem is that Washoe County sometimes runs late on their updates. In any case, here are the latest figures out of Nevada, which are very ...
There's a lot to think about these days. I'm trying to stay safe from the impending Hurricane Sandy and my beloved San Francisco Giants are in the World Series! However, fear not, I still had time ...
We have new polls in four key swing states today including Ohio and Florida. The numbers are below, followed by my analysis.
I thought it might be fun to give a somewhat arbitrary ranking of each day's polling for President Obama to get an idea of how good we should feel about the election on any given day, and to help ...
I just read a few diaries here and here about Obama's dip in Nate Silver's new forecast. The alarmism from both Nate and the Kossacks that follow him is surprising, as the dip can be easily explained,
I've collected the National Polls from RCP and TPM and this is what I came up with. If you know of any other polls that were released today, please let me know.
This is the current state of ...
We get quite a dollop of polling on this Wednesday, and a couple of House polls have to be seen as optimistic news for Democrats. Democrats lead a sitting Republican incumbent (albeit one long ...