President Obama isn’t talking to the DC media. But most heartbroken of all is Chris Matthews. O even turned him down for an interview. Matthews can now only leave messages on O’s voicemail: “Why won’t you call sweetheart? Don’t you like me anymore? Are you embarrassed that 44 out of 50 states saw unemployment rise in July? Or scared to death because of the internal polls? It’s okay lover, I promise we won’t talk about that. We can talk about fun stuff, like dogs on roofs & tax returns.
An unlikely triumvirate — Yahoo, AOL and YouTube — is working with the Commission on Presidential Debates to launch “The Voice Of,” depots on each service for people to watch the debates live and exchange views.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg destroys GOP’s lie: Why voter ID is the right’s new poll tax Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg destroys GOP’s "voter ID laws" lie: Justice's devastating critique of Texas voter ID laws shows what they’re really intended to do http://www.salon.com/2014/10/20/ruth_bader_ginsburg_destroys_gops_lie_why_voter_id_is_the_rights_new_poll_tax/
Federal Court Blocks Texas Voter ID Law, Calling It A 'Poll Tax'
Federal Court Blocks Texas Voter ID Law, Calling It A 'Poll Tax': “The evidence in this case demonstrated that the law, like its poll tax ancestor, imposes real costs, and unjustified, disparate burdens on the voting rights of more than 600,000 registered Texas voters, a substantial percentage of whom are voters of color," Haygood said. "That result is precisely what the Voting Rights Act was enacted to outlaw."
Recalling an Era When the Color of Your Skin Meant You Paid to Vote