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Mostly, We are Idiots. So How Did We Elect a Genius?

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WTF?Genius?Now I've heard it all, and it is TO... by William Whitten on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 12:32:49 PM
I'll give it to you straight, as I always do, ... by ariadna theokopoulos on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 1:06:36 PM
Obama is gifted in one thing, stagemanship, it thi... by William Whitten on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 5:47:19 PM
Oh Adriadna, surely you know that there is more th... by Allan Goldstein on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 2:43:00 PM
Oye, Allen, I assume your Jewish?  Anyway, fu... by Matthew T. on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 3:33:01 PM
Well I was talking to Allen, and I didn't ask ... by Matthew T. on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 12:23:22 PM
Anyway, some people are unhappy and bitter and wan... by Maxwell on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 9:21:26 AM
Well maybe a bit...but those naturally angry unhap... by Matthew T. on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 12:25:44 PM
"there is more than one kind of genius. Obama... by ariadna theokopoulos on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 5:08:02 PM
        &n... by Allan Goldstein on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 10:11:23 PM
A bit of advice from another American genius, Aria... by Allan Goldstein on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 10:18:18 PM
No Obama is not a genius Goldstein, and if he is y... by William Whitten on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 6:08:15 PM
I am a fairly new commer to the political blog wor... by Janiece Senn on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 11:16:41 AM
Thank you for re-entering the blogisphere.  Y... by Yuma Michaels on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 2:54:12 PM
"But give him time, politics is the art of th... by William Whitten on Sunday, Mar 1, 2009 at 7:45:54 AM
(or other goodies under the table) and those they&... by NettieMae on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 6:34:03 PM
I agree with your comments, and would go further.G... by Elizabeth Molchany on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 7:44:34 PM
your comments are ones that I can fully support.My... by NettieMae on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 11:24:29 AM
No, Goldstein, it is your turn to move on. Now tha... by Matthew T. on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 12:30:50 PM
Wow! You sat on your hands for eight years and now... by Yuma Michaels on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 2:46:57 PM
In appreciation of NettieMae and Elizabeth Mochany... by richard on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 9:21:30 PM
Is it a culmination or is the same old ship?... by ariadna theokopoulos on Friday, Feb 27, 2009 at 9:30:43 PM
Actually, he may not be the culmination but the mo... by richard on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 9:20:08 AM
Early last September McCain/Palin held a slight le... by Jason Paz on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 7:14:27 AM
This book begs to differ with how the election was... by Yuma Michaels on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 2:35:38 PM
I started reading your article, but you're jus... by Matthew Peters on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 8:42:55 AM
Sounds like a lot of people trying to sound inteli... by arlen custer on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 9:22:03 AM
I concur with everything Mr. Goldstein sais except... by Jerry Chandler on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 10:45:05 AM
I agree with a number of the articles propositions... by Archie on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 12:15:46 PM
Republicans always appeal to the worst, While Obam... by John Hanks on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 12:20:58 PM
To assume that prosecuting the Bush crime family i... by Caronome on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 1:39:41 PM
This blog brought out, as could be expected, the f... by Yuma Michaels on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 2:22:39 PM
"the point is revenge and anyone who tries to... by sommers on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 2:24:58 PM
So you think that BO possesses “brilliance?&... by M. Bennett on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 2:38:23 PM
Do you want the Obama administration to give you a... by Yuma Michaels on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 3:02:25 PM
The cuke nukeThe Yin to the Yang was ordered. The ... by Patrick Lafferty on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 6:09:19 PM
You claim that those who want to prosecute the Bus... by Kenneth Barr on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 9:31:37 PM
What a rambling essay, almost completely unrelated... by Richard Pietrasz on Saturday, Feb 28, 2009 at 11:46:26 PM
I don't agree that Americans are idiots. ... by Perry Logan on Sunday, Mar 1, 2009 at 6:05:54 AM
Of all those supports you listed (most americans) ... by sommers on Sunday, Mar 1, 2009 at 7:45:35 AM
Single Payer Govt. Healthcare will cost Billions i... by Patrick Lafferty on Sunday, Mar 1, 2009 at 11:56:07 AM
 A wise friend of mine once uttered that one ... by Lover of Truth on Sunday, Mar 1, 2009 at 6:36:48 PM
However you should have simplified the title to ju... by roy lutz on Tuesday, Mar 3, 2009 at 5:13:40 PM