Time for a new post, but no time. Also no material. also I have to get up early tomorrow, so no liquor.
So it’s a video!
Since Von is gone forever now, I don’t have to worry about pissing her off by just posting a vid.
Tomorrow is stock up day.
Uh-oh. Looks like it’s gonna be an Alarm night:
OK, here’s some content. The Republicans outspent the Democrats 2 to 1 in the battleground states.
But look here, it gets BETTER:
They spent twice as much money in Wisconsin as the Democrats. To lose their VP candidate’s home state by 7 points. Called 26 minutes after the polls closed.
Financial geniuses, they are. SUPER-Geniuses. [/Wile E. Coyote]. I begin to wonder if there is a Citizens United backlash brewing. The day before the election, there were essentially NO commercials on local tv that weren’t political. People are largely tuning them out, and in the DVR age, more and more people zap them.
Or, as Young Zombie put it, “I don’t know much about Tammy Baldwin, but I just saw an attack ad that makes me want to vote for her.” Political commercial spending benefits media companies and consultants (Hi, Karl!) but THEY will never admit that Peak Political has come and gone, and they are like America on oil; blindly hoping to pump a few more gallons out of a dwindling system…
Also, they have a frantic, fervid base that thinks this boatload of Fail is witty: