Post Tagged with: "Election 2012"

The 5 most memorable moments of the year in American politics

January 1, 2013 9:30 am0 comments
The 5 most memorable moments of the year in American politics

It’s New Year’s Day and the start of 2013. 2012 produced a lot of memorable moments in American politics, so let’s take a moment to look back on them. 2012 was election year, so it was guaranteed to produce some sad, idiotic, and down-right barmy moments; and it didn’t fail in producing […]

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Election – Behind the Lines

November 7, 2012 9:23 pm3 comments

It’s just coming up to 6 PM and you’re waiting impatiently to play ping-pong with the nation’s favour. You sit bored, as with any routine situation, but take comfort in the familiarity of it all, the façade that begins to form. A hive of hired hands scurries around, painting you […]

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Teary-eyed in the Hawkeye State

November 6, 2012 5:19 pm0 comments
Teary-eyed in the Hawkeye State

Four years ago President Obama – or Senator Obama, as he was known then – was helped to national prominence by Iowa. Obama revisited the Midwestern state to wrap up his 2012 campaign and looked extremely overwhelmed by the support from Iowans. Before reaching Des Moines, Iowa, the president visited […]

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Will Obama suffer from Sandy?

November 2, 2012 2:32 pm0 comments
Will Obama suffer from Sandy?

Hurricane Sandy battered the East Coast Monday night and caused major damage to both the Northeast and to President Obama’s re-election hopes. New York and New Jersey – two states that felt the full force of Sandy – are Democratic strongholds, and would-be Democratic voters will have much more on […]

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