Sandy, silly photo ops, and serious politics. Will Sandy change minds about voting? Should we believe the polls? Malcolm and Melissa talk about what it all means. Mentioned in the podcast: Josh Marshall, Ben Domenech, Joanne Woodruff, Karl Rove and more.
Archive for October, 2012
The meaning of polls. Is there room for optimism? Andrew tells the story of President Bush and when he knew he lost and what that means for a campaign. So, who is winning the presidential race? Malcolm & Melissa discuss it.
Polling guru Terry Jones of Investors Business Daily joins Malcolm and Melissa to talk polling. The conversation turns toward the debate and the future of journalism. Unsurprisingly, Malcolm and Melissa disagree. And, surprisingly, NPR divides the M&M crew, but not in a way you might think! Tracking the tracking polls: Mitt Romney’s edge grows again […]
Joe Biden and Paul Ryan squared off and Malcolm and Melissa declare the winners and losers. Was the debate effective? Did it help either side? Listen and find out! More: Andrew says Biden was off his meds. John Hinderaker’s initial take. Josh Trevino mentioned.
President Obama lost the debate last night making his job to get re-elected infinitely more difficult. Mitt Romney, on the other hand, looked prepared for the job at hand. Malcolm and Melissa discuss the miserable and memorable moments. Romney hands Obama his lunch–and not a nutritious school one http://news.investors.com/politics-andrew-malcolm/100412-628092-presidential-debate-romney-wins-obama-struggles.htm How past debates mattered-or not http://news.investors.com/politics-andrew-malcolm/100312-627936-denver-presidential-debate-obama-romney-reagan-mondale.htm […]