Category: politics

Election Day on your iPhone

You’ve got an iPhone. You voted. What next? ArsTechnica has the answer. This blog post will help you pass the time while you’re waiting for the teevee to spit out some numbers. More important,...

Election coverage begins

Some of the 7WD audience is made up of readers from outside the US. I thought I might report how voting works here — at least how it worked for me. Last time I...

Watch 7WD for election coverage

Our news team is geared up and ready to go! Tune in to 7WD for election coverage, especially as the results come in. Depending on our mood, we may activate our crack team of...

Vote! Or democracy meets consumerism

If you’re a US citizen, I hope you’ll vote tomorrow. In case your duty as a citizen isn’t enough motivation, there are three great rewards for voting tomorrow. A free coffee at Starbucks. A...

Recession: tall, grande, or venti?

Daniel Gross writes over at Slate: Remember Thomas Friedman’s McDonald’s theory of international relations? The thinking was that if two countries had evolved into prosperous, mass-consumer societies, with middle classes able to afford Big...

The vet who did not vet

My opinion on the upcoming presidential election is evident to regular readers. I can understand people who might wish to vote for McCain, especially if they come at the election with conservative social values....

7WD watches the prez debate

9:51 PM Scott Gunn – OK, we are live and on the case. We are missing a few key members of the news team, so please do feel free to IM or post comments...

Debate video preview

Reader challenge: match the characters to the presidential candidates. A wave of the cape to Lindsay, who posted this on facebook.