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Interview with NOLA mayoral candidate James Perry

I had the great pleasure of speaking with New Orleans mayoral candidate James Perry. During our conversation, we discuss Obama, charter schools, education, Katrina, levees and more. This is a great interview of a magnificent candidate. You can find out more about James Perry. Let me know what you think of Mr. Perry. Would you vote for him? Will he help New Orleans?

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Why Obama is a better candidate

From George Packer in the New Yorker: Ken Adelman is a lifelong conservative Republican. Campaigned for Goldwater, was hired by Rumsfeld at the Office of Economic Opportunity under Nixon, was assistant to Defense Secretary Rumsfeld under Ford, served as Reagan’s director of arms control, and joined the Defense Policy Board for Rumsfeld’s second go-round at the Pentagon, in 2001. Adelman’s friendship with Rumsfeld, Cheney, and their wives goes back to the sixties, and he introduced Cheney to Paul Wolfowitz at a Washington brunch the day Reagan was sworn in. In recent years, Adelman and his friends Cheney, Rumsfeld, and Wolfowitz fell

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Winning Comment – Best VP candidate

Comment by Kyle (Editor’s Note: I appreciate everyone who entered this contest. I have added emphasis to this comment for readability.) Right, do I have to narrow it down to one each? Ah well, okay, here we go. Hillary Clinton I’ve not spent much time considering mainly because I’m seriously hoping she doesn’t win the nomination. Now I know Wesley Clark is supposedly on the short list, but that seems like a heavy non-starter to me, Wes Clark isn’t a rising star, politically, he’s an also ran with a military background. I would like Biden, but there’s no regional advantages to

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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