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2009-09-15 13:25:00

Barack Obama has agreed to be the first sitting U.S. president to appear on Late Show with David Letterman, CBS announced Tuesday. Obama is scheduled to appear on next Monday's edition of the television chat show. He is to be the sole guest on the broadcast, CBS said. This will be Obama's first visit back to the show since his election last Nopvember. He previously appeared on Letterman five times. His last show was Sept. 10, 2008 during the height of his 2008 presidential election campaign.

2009-09-11 18:00:00

AUSTIN, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Appearing on The Alex Jones Show today to discuss his video address to Barack Obama, Charlie Sheen has challenged those who have publicly attacked him for speaking out on 9/11, particularly Meghan McCain, Rush Limbaugh Sean Hannity and Bill O'Reilly, to debate him on CNN's Larry King Live. Following the publication of Sheen's "20 Minutes With The President," a fictionalized account of a meeting with Barack Obama in which Sheen implores the President to...

2009-08-12 09:27:00

BOSTON, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Keane, a US based IT services firm that helps clients' realize the greatest value from their IT investments, today announced that it has appointed John W. McCain as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. McCain is a 22 year veteran of the IT Services industry and joins Keane after his most recent assignment at Hewlett-Packard Company. While at HP he was senior vice president and general manager of HP Services, the fourth largest IT services provider in...

2009-07-28 18:02:00

WASHINGTON, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Riki Ellison, President and Founder of the Missile Defense Advocacy Alliance (MDAA) www.missiledefenseadvocacy.org points out to the membership of MDAA that Senator John McCain is now going along with President Obama's position on the nation's missile defense program. This position is in contrast to Senator McCain's remarks on missile defense during the Presidential campaign. Ellison's remarks are as follows: "The former Republican nominee...

2009-07-27 08:35:00

DENVER, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ellora Energy Inc., an independent oil and gas company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development and production of low-risk onshore domestic oil and gas properties, today announced the appointment of Steve Enger as President and Chief Operating Officer, Lon McCain as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, and Jeffery S. Williams as Vice President of Business Development. Valerie Walker has elected to retire as Vice President of...

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2009-07-21 14:34:02

U.S. singer/songwriter Jackson Browne says he has resolved his lawsuit against the Republican National Committee and Sen. John McCain. Also named in the lawsuit was the Ohio Republican Party. The litigation stemmed from an Internet campaign video produced by the ORP in support of McCain's failed presidential bid, which incorporated portions of the song Running on Empty, a song written and recorded by Browne, the musician said. Filed last August in the U.S. District Court in Los Angeles, the...

2009-07-21 08:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Singer/songwriter Jackson Browne has resolved his lawsuit against the Ohio Republican Party ("ORP"), the Republican National Committee ("RNC") and Senator John McCain. The lawsuit arose from a web campaign video produced by the ORP in support of Senator McCain's campaign for President of the United States which incorporated portions of the song Running On Empty, a song written and recorded by Mr. Browne. The lawsuit, filed in August, 2008 in the...

2009-06-23 14:20:18

More individuals gave more money to candidates for federal office, national and state party committees, and political action committees or other interest groups in 2007óˆ´ than in any previous election. The surge in numbers of individuals contributing rose substantially from 2004 to 2008. Researchers define small donors as individuals who contributed less than $200 to a candidate or party committee during 2007 and 2008. Large donors were also more active in 2008...

2009-06-23 14:18:12

Candidates, political party committees and interest groups all raised and spent more money in 2007-08 than in any previous election cycle, according to a major new report from the Center for the Study of Elections and Democracy (CSED) at Brigham Young University. The report, The Change Election: Money, Mobilization, and Persuasion in the 2008 Federal Elections, is the complete summary of a CSED research project involving twenty academics and scores of other observers on the ground in five key...

2009-05-04 04:07:00

However, the President's support among non-taxpayers appears to be slipping. WASHINGTON, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- During the 2008 presidential campaign, polls showed that President Obama drew enthusiastic support from an often overlooked demographic: Americans who have no federal income tax liability (who total 30 percent of the electorate). Conversely, Americans who pay federal income taxes (70 percent of the electorate) were more skeptical of Obama's policy proposals - particularly on...


Word of the Day
out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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