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September 2012

@abulsme Updates from 2012-09-02 (UTC)

  • MT @joshtpm: Early signs sho no Rom bump: small +R move in Raz, +O flat in Gallup; small bump in IpsosReuters alredy subsiding; more coming #
  • MT @fivethirtyeight: Need more data. But based on info so far, Romney's bounce looks underwhelming. May end up in the range of 2-3 points. #
  • MT @fivethirtyeight: It wouldn't surprise me at all if Obama got a very small bounce as well. Hard to move the numbers this year. #
  • RT @owillis: if you pretend like there are two sides to the truth, you don't offend anyone. you also poop on democracy, but whatevs. #
  • RT @owillis: i still find it amazing that the basic idea of checking the truthfulness of a politician's assertions is effing controversial. #
  • Oops. RT @politicalwire: Bain Capital under investigation for tax avoidance scheme… #
  • RT @LarrySabato: Amusing to watch Bill Clinton '92 bash GHWBush. Now two peas in pod, & Dubya is 'brother'. Some things DO change. #
  • finished Roots-Thirtieth Anniversary Edition: The Saga of an American Family by Alex Haley #Kindle #
  • RT @Molly23: I just did a ukulele-spoons duet with @SylvesterMcCoy.

    That makes me a Companion, right? #

  • RT @DrWhoExpert: @Molly23 @sylvestermccoy Either that, or you're the Rani. #
  • RT @ZekeJMiller: Very cool RCP feature comparing 2012 polling to 2008 #
  • Reading – Todd Akin is Slowly Recovering From His "Legitimate Rape" Gaffe (Kevin Drum) #
  • Reading – The Romney campaign’s theory of the race (Greg Sargent) #
  • RT @DKThomp: Al Gore shocks world, announces opposition to electoral college #
  • Reading – Are Americans Better Off Than They Were Four Years Ago? Some Simple Advice to Team Obama (Michael Grunwald) #
  • RT @mattyglesias: During the 1980 campaign, most Americans actually were better off than they'd been four years ago: #
  • Reading – Blog
    The Better Off Question (Matthew Yglesias) #
  • Reading – Bruce Willis to fight Apple over rights to music collection after his death (Fran Wetzel) #
  • Reading – A Watershed Moment for Real-Time Fact-Checking (Rem Rieder) #