You guys need something to talk about. How about more Barack Obama!
Mark Schmitt picked up an article that isn’t exactly piping fresh (1995?) but it does give some useful insights into Obama’s background. I won’t excerpt it because
I’m a very lazy blogger the whole thing is worth a read.
Before anybody accuses me of being on someone’s payroll, I was a Clark guy in ’04 and remain officially agnostic about the ’08 race. Given the strength of our field this year I will probably stay that way even after Gen. Clark eventually decides to get off his duff and announce.
But hey, equal time. John Edwards picked up Balloon Juice fave Amanda Marcotte, Hillary Clinton needs a better joke writer and the only reason that Joe Biden’s presidential hopes aren’t worse off today is because you can’t subtract from zero*.
(*) Yes Demi, I mean excluding negative numbers.