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Obama’s Vice-Presidential Double Bind

How will Barack Obama handle the delicate issues surrounding his choice of candidate to share the ticket with (if he becomes the nominee). He is is a very difficult spot, and it’s likely he won’t want to make a decision soon. However, he may be forced to do so. So many Democrats are calling for a “unity ticket” and the longer he waits the more speculation there will be about whether he will ask Hillary Clinton to share the ticket with him. Continue reading

Well, Alright Then

He said it, not us:

“I don’t understand. If I am not ready, why do you think I would be such a great vice president?” Obama asked the crowd, which gave him a standing ovation during his defense. “I don’t understand.”

“You can’t say he is not ready on day one, then you want him to be your vice president,” Obama continued. “I just want everybody to absolutely clear: I am not running for vice president. I am running to be president of the United States of America.”

Yes, yes, we know you’re not ready but in the interest of unity, we are willing to overlook it and offer you a 4 year, paid internship complete with your own private jet and undisclosed location.

Oh and about those states, there are two that you need to make amends to or you’re not even getting the internship. Seat the Florida delegates and redo Michigan or tell us why these voters are not as important as Alaska and Wyoming.
It’s not the quantity, it’s the quality.