Category Archives: Politics

Long shot: It’s Dodd

Quick post with a prediction for the Democratic vice presidential nominee: Sen. Chris Dodd.  He’s smart, well-spoken even if he doesn’t excite people, and cares deeply about constitutional rights.


Sen. Chris Dodd

Sen. Chris Dodd

Joe Biden would work, too, but we’re feeling contrarian today.


Prof. Obama

Obama campaign. 


From; Original source: Obama campaign.


I am reluctant to spend too much time here on the presidential campaign, when the level of coverage and especially blogospheric commentary is saturated, but I have to call attention to a New York Times article on Barack Obama’s time as a lecuturer at the University of Chicago’s law school that was published a few minutes ago.

I’m struck by the last (of course) paragraphs: Continue reading