• Palin blames lobbyists for the failure of Fannie and Freddie.  Fails to mention that 20 McCain-Palin fundraisers have lobbied on their behalf. (ThinkProgress)
  • If Obama has one consistent advantage over McCain, it’s the number of voters he’s been able to register.  Catalist, Rock the Vote and Facebook get in the act.  (Ambinder)
  • K-Tum looks at what’s happening with the women’s vote.  Hint:  It’s all about Oprah. (Time)
  • Wes Clark will be streaming live at 4pm ET with Steve Clemons. (Washington Note)
  • Joe Biden, like Elvis, thinks rich people paying their full share of taxes is the patriotic thing to do.  The GOP is out of step with the King (AP)
  • Nate Silver says the current financial crisis triggering a shift toward Obama.  You mean Republican policy actually caused this?  No shit…(538)
  • Dear Senator McCain:  Generalissimo Francisco Franco is still dead. (Americablog)
  • Jerome Armstrong:  Virginia and Colorado are the new Florida and Ohio. (MyDD)
  • NYT poll — Obama holding up well under McCain attacks on his character.  (Greg Sargent)
Jane Hamsher

Jane Hamsher

Jane is the founder of Firedoglake.com. Her work has also appeared on the Huffington Post, Alternet and The American Prospect. She’s the author of the best selling book Killer Instinct and has produced such films Natural Born Killers and Permanent Midnight. She lives in Washington DC.
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