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Rating the Ads

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Slate unveiled this new feature: A survey of election ads in real time, of some 450 Democrats and Republicans. The first is Hillary Clinton's new "Invisible" ad, and the results are little surprise…

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Obama's Insanity Defense

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With manufactured controversies, Osama innuendo and Obamagirl, what was Barack Obama to say when Jon Stewart asked whether running for president can be insane? "Every day it reveals itself in new…

Marketplace

'Sunset' musical heating up

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"Don't call it a comeback. It's a 'return.'" That's what Gloria Swanson insisted, playing out the role of desperate, forgotten star Norma Desmond, in the great 1950 film, "Sunset Boulevard." The long…

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Ballot Bamboozle

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Some of California's top Democrats now are planning a June ballot initiative that would call for the awarding of the state's presidential electors to the winner of the national popular vote. More…

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Fred and Rudy's Tiff

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Trying to bolster his credentials as an advocate of the Second Amendment, Fred Thompson invoked his experience making "Law & Order" in New York City as a way to throw a dart at Rudy Giuliani. The…

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Summer Sweats

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That, and other news, in today's Political Panorama. Late August is supposed to be the dog days of summer, when everyone checks out on much needed breaks. But if campaigns aren't continuing to raise…

Hizzoner's back

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Hollywood's Honorary Mayor Johnny Grant is out of St.Joseph's hospital where it was determined he has a broken bone in his back. He tells me no surgery is anticipated, but he will be in braces for…

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