Archive for November 20th, 2011


rock solid

Chris Cillizza (Washington Post): Everyone knows that President Obama has a problem with his political base heading into 2012. Except that he doesn’t.

One of the most persistent story lines for the president has been that the liberal left has grown increasingly dissatisfied with his actions (or inaction) on some of its priorities …. but an examination of the polling data among key subgroups that constitute Obama’s base makes clear that he has as much support from them as any modern president seeking a second term.

…. “Is the president’s base upset? You bet, but they aren’t upset at Obama,” said Cornell Belcher, who conducts polling for the Democratic National Committee. “They are in fact sympathetic to what Obama is trying to do and what he is going through.”

And Hart wrote in his year-out memo: “His base will be invaluable, and this has been underestimated. It should not be.”

Full article here

Thank you LOL


You know, I have no clue what to say – except thank you, so so much:

That’s $6,005 from you very lovely people in to the campaign for the re-election of President Obama.

Again, thank you – yet another target reached.

The legend that is BWD, meanwhile, is closing in on her stupendous $10,000 target at OFA – if you can help, click here


bwd’s right, fight the hate with a moneybomb



Sensible people ignore the polls, after all the only one that matters is in 12 months’ time. But for the obsessive poll-watchers among us (err, me!) ….. the President has had a +9 point swing with Gallup this week (+14 in a month) – his approval is up 5 to 45 and his disapproval is down 4.




teaming up

Thanks Meabloom

First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden at a ‘Joining Forces’ event before the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Ford 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 20 in Homestead, Florida


home run

President Barack Obama steps off Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base as he returns from a nine-day trip to the Asia Pacific early Sunday, Nov. 20

Back at the White House



Will be back later today, have a perfect Sunday 😉







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