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MEMO TO: Presidential Candidates

MEMO TO:  Major Party US Presidential Candidates & Campaigns RE:  You’ve forgotten something Senators McCain and Obama, (alphabetically, lest you think there’s some preference there) It seems that you each have forgotten something.  You are asking the people of this country to vote for you to be President of the United States.  Your responsibility to […]

Stop the political phone calls!

I’m a huge fan of permission-based marketing.  Specifically, if I am interested in your product or service – or in this particular case, your candidacy – I will visit your website, or talk to your campaign worker at my door, view your inescapable television commercials, or read any of the dozens of mailers you send […]

Amy Simpson: Why I’m Glad Sarah Palin Didn’t Speak for Women

From a post at Gifted for Leadership: I’m tired of hearing people speak “for women,” making claims about who we are and what we want. I hear constant references to “women voters” as if we were a voting bloc or a powerless group who needs special representation. We’re not powerless; we’re not exceptions to the […]

Albany County against the troops?!

According to WTEN.com the Albany County Legislature has some disturbing business on the agenda for tonight: Albany County Could Take an Official Stance on Iraq War Posted: Feb 11, 2008 01:09 AM <SCRIPT LANGUAGE=’JavaScript1.1’>if (document.layers) {document.write(‘<SCR’ + ‘IPT language=JavaScript1.1 src=/Global/ad.asp?type=single&cls1=News&src1=loc&spct1=100&sz1=wnsz_20&callType=script />’); document.close();}</SCRIPT> The Albany County legislature is expected to consider an anti-Iraq War resolution at […]