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Romney Blimp Crash Lands in Florida Romney Blimp Crash Lands in Florida
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A blimp carrying a political message in favor of U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney crashed (but didn’t burn) in a field in Davie, Florida on Sunday. The aircraft made an emergency landing and deflated after high winds prevented it from …

Swing State Votes Key For Both Obama and Romney Swing State Votes Key For Both Obama and Romney
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The U.S. Department of Labor recently released statistics showing that unemployment isn’t just falling on a national level, but falling in several key election swing states as well. Unemployment in Florida, Ohio, Colorado, Iowa, and North Carolina are down, while …

Presidential Debate In Denver Was Most Tweeted-About Event In U.S. Politics Presidential Debate In Denver Was Most Tweeted-About Event In U.S. Politics
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Twitter announced early Thursday morning that Wednesday night’s presidential debate in Denver was the most tweeted-about event in U.S. politics. There were over 10 million tweets during the debate, according to the company. “The topic of tonight’s presidential debate was …

President Obama’s iPad Among The Million Apple IDs Leaked President Obama’s iPad Among The Million Apple IDs Leaked
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The big ticket news item this morning came from one of Anonymous’ biggest stunts in months. The group claimed to have gained access to 12 million unique device IDs that are used across all of Apple’s iOS products including the …

Chuck Norris Anti-Obama Ad Invokes God, Reagan Chuck Norris Anti-Obama Ad Invokes God, Reagan
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It looks as if Mitt Romney might have another aging movie star on his side. Well, that may not be true, since Chuck Norris‘ new anti-Obama ad doesn’t mention Mitt Romney at all. In fact, it it only name-checks President …

Eastwooding: Here’s Google+’s Take On The New Meme Eastwooding: Here’s Google+’s Take On The New Meme

As you may know, actor/director Clint Eastwood spoke at the Republican National Convention, and spoke to President Obama in front of a cheerful crowd. Obama, in Eastwood’s speech, took on the form of an empty chair next to the podium. …

Bill Clinton Appears in New Ad For Obama Bill Clinton Appears in New Ad For Obama
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The re-election campaign for President Barack Obama this week released a new TV ad featuring former President Bill Clinton. In the ad, Clinton endorses President Obama’s economic vision, comparing it to his own in the 90s. The ad begins with …

Presidential Winner Predicted in State-by-State Analysis Presidential Winner Predicted in State-by-State Analysis
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A University of Colorado (CU) analysis of the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election predicts that Mitt Romney will win the election in November. The model used for the prediction is one that has correctly predicted all presidential elections since 1980, including …

Obama Threat Results in Arrest of Washington Man Obama Threat Results in Arrest of Washington Man
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A man in Washington state was arrested yesterday after making an making a threat against President Barack Obama in an email. According to an Associated Press (AP) report, the Secret Service spokesperson stated that the man was holding a shotgun …

Mars Rover Team Congratulated by President Obama Mars Rover Team Congratulated by President Obama

It’s been one week since the Mars Science Laboratory’s rover Curiosity was lowered to the surface of Mars. Since then, the world has been treated to high-res images of the Gale crater landing site, a color panorama of the Martian …

Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare 5-4 (Court Document Enclosed) Supreme Court Upholds Obamacare 5-4 (Court Document Enclosed)

In what is sure to be a hotpoint in this political cycle and maybe even the next few years, the Supreme Court of the United States of America upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act with a 5-4 split …

Obama Endorses Apple for Cult of Personality of Staff Obama Endorses Apple for Cult of Personality of Staff
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Writing about the Obama campaign’s new organizing app, Dashboard, there was something blindingly apparent to me: the President’s campaign staff really has a jones for all things Apple. In another sign that Apple has triumphantly branded itself as the Company …

Obama’s New App Puts a Lot of Trust in Volunteers’ Scruples Obama’s New App Puts a Lot of Trust in Volunteers’ Scruples
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Even the people living under rocks know that this is a presidential election year in the United States, meaning both candidates, President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney, have been amping up the ways to get out the vote. As …

The 2012 Election’s Experiment in Social Advertising The 2012 Election’s Experiment in Social Advertising

When White House staffer Jim Messina was tapped to manage President Barack Obama’s campaign for re-election in 2011, he approached the unbridled animal that is modern presidential politics not like prior election campaigns but, rather, much like he would have …

Steve Jobs Helped Devise Social Strategy For Obama’s Reelection Campaign Steve Jobs Helped Devise Social Strategy For Obama’s Reelection Campaign

President Obama has long been known for his ability to engage the electorate on platforms that have been previously underused by those in the political arena. The president’s social media presence was a major feature of his campaign in 2008. …

Obama to Sign Executive Order Easing Broadband Deployment Obama to Sign Executive Order Easing Broadband Deployment

The White House has announced today that President Obama will sign an Executive Order tomorrow, requiring government agencies that manage Federal property to consolidate their methods for Leasing Federal land for broadband deployment. The White House states that this order …

Colin Powell Isn’t Ready to Endorse Anyone Just Yet Colin Powell Isn’t Ready to Endorse Anyone Just Yet
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Colin Powell, former chairman of the military’s Joint Chiefs of Staff, recently revealed that he isn’t quite ready to endorse anyone at this stage in the game. According to the Associated Press, Powell isn’t going to “to throw my weight …

Student Teacher Obama Debate Caught on YouTube Student Teacher Obama Debate Caught on YouTube
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At North Rowan High School in Spencer, NC a teacher refuses to let a student “Disrespect President Obama”. Let’s check out the classroom in this YouTube clip. The Fact of the Day was “Did you know Mit Romney was a …

MTV Turning 2012 Election into a Fantasy Game MTV Turning 2012 Election into a Fantasy Game
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Who doesn’t love fantasy football? Everybody has a team these days, even my grandma. But imagine a fantasy game where instead of having a roster of Manning, Peterson and Fitzgerald you have one of Obama, Boehner and McConnell. That’s what …

GOP Unveils Social Victory App For Facebook To Combat Obama GOP Unveils Social Victory App For Facebook To Combat Obama

Obama did not just win the Presidential election in 2008, he dominated it. One of the biggest factors as to how he was able to do that, was that he is the first President in history to really nail down …

Joe Biden Joins Twitter, Again, With Semi-Personal Account Joe Biden Joins Twitter, Again, With Semi-Personal Account

Today, Vice President Joe Biden joined Twitter. He was actually already on Twitter, on a more official capacity. The Veep’s new Twitter account has been launched as a “reboot,” to give voters a look at what Biden’s doing on a …