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What just happened?!

05/11/12 02:32PM

What do marriage, megalomania and mullets have in common? They all played a role in the presidential race this week. It's time to look back and ask, what just happened?  read more

NOW Today: What a week it's been

05/11/12 07:07AM

What a week it's been.Sunday Vice President Biden made one of his signature gaffes. By Wednesday, the President made history in declaring that his beliefs about gay marriage had fully evolved and he was ready to support marriage equality. That stance instantly became a campaign consideration, with Mitt Romney trying to avoid the issue and get back to issue number 1: the economy. read more

Trending NOW

05/11/12 06:52AM

I can't remember the last time that the top 3 items on Google Trends were the same. #WowMagid CPI: Fugitive Mayes kills himself; abducted girls safe; Gay marriage: Biden apologizes to Obama over gay marriage; UK bank shares fall after JPMorgan loss disclosed Google: time magazine cover; time breast feeding cover; time breastfeeding Twitter: Finally Friday; Happy Mother’s Day; FridayyYouTube Politics: Koch Responds to Misleading Intimidation Tactics by the Obama CampaignBillboard (Hot 100): Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye Featuring Kimbra; We Are Young - fun. read more

Who's warring on women?

Who's warring on women?

05/10/12 05:21PM

A new ad from the pro-Romney Super PAC, Restore Our Future, launches a scathing attack on Democrats, essentially accusing them of hating Moms on Mother's Day. But as Republicans try to paint Democrats as the aggressors, the polls still show women aren't necessarily buying what Romney is selling. A new AP poll shows the President has a 15 point advantage among female voters. The same poll shows overall, President Obama leads Romney by 8 points. For more, check out today's segment on the re-ignited war on women: read more

Campaigning on Marriage

05/10/12 03:42PM

President Obama's position on same-sex marriage fully evolved on Wednesday, when he became the first sitting President to declare his support for marriage equality. Now, the President’s re-election campaign is trying to use the announcement to its political advantage. Shortly after the President made the news, he sent out an email soliciting donations from campaign supporters. Reports indicate that since then there has been a big uptick in fundraising. read more

NOW Today: President Obama, evolved

NOW Today: President Obama, evolved

05/10/12 06:45AM

So, the President made a little news yesterday.This morning we'll hear more from President Obama and his evolution on gay marriage. The consequences of what the President said yesterday are varied. Many believe it will provoke a flood of money from gay supporters, but it could also provoke support from donors opposed to gay marriage. Black voters, whose support of marriage equality is less than that of the general population, aren't likely to abandon the President, but it could affect their turnout at the polls.Make no mistake, what the President said yesterday involved political risk. read more

Trending NOW

05/10/12 06:35AM

Wow, these music charts haven't changed in a LONG time!Magid CPI: Americans divided as Obama endorses gay marriage; Rescuers discover bodies near Russian jet wreckage site; Justice Dept says they plan to sue Arizona sheriff Arpaio over alleged racial profiling Google: Obama; north carolina; vidal sassoonTwitter: Mother’s Day; Vidal Sassoon; GreeceYouTube Politics: Mitt Romney Versus Reality: Auto Recovery Edition (http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=61HbcIpKL7E)Billboard (Hot 100): Somebody That I Used To Know - Gotye Featuring Kimbra; We Are Young - fun. read more

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