Webb Out, Edwards Maybe In

Posted by Katherine | Friday, July 11th, 2008

[-John-- / Flickr] The Democratic VP territory shifted this week. On Monday, Jim Webb declared he didn't want to be Obama's running mate. The next day, John Edwards changed his tune and said he'd consider a VP slot if asked. Kevin O'Meara, Army officer turned business executive, must be very disappointed that ...

Candidates as Marionettes

Posted by Katherine | Thursday, June 26th, 2008

This one is a puzzle. Ruben Carbajal, a writer in Brooklyn, NY, took the photo a few weeks after the primaries started. I love the fact that the poster references a specific neighborhood and is on a mailbox, but who controls Obama, Edwards, Clinton, and Giuliani's marionette strings? Is the ...