The Raiders have been struggling to run the ball with a healthy Darren McFadden for most of this season.
Now that McFadden and backup Mike Goodson are both dealing with high ankle sprains that put their status in doubt for this week, the Raiders could have even more concerns. Read More
OK. We must take Mitt “Eat Your Peas” Romney seriously. It looks as though he might be The One.
Romney has been saddled with the image (in the New York Times) of the overbearing adult who tells you to stop complaining and scarf up those veggies. The image fits. Read More
The candidates are getting testy. This is good news.
Gov. Rick Perry says he’s offended at the suggestion he could be “bought” (his word, not ours) for only $5,000 in return for subjecting all Texas girls to a vaccine against a sexually transmitted disease that could lead to cancer. (The amount in question was actually much, much more, but that’s a story for a different day.) Read More
Rats! Michele Bachmann said she will not accommodate the media by engaging in a mud-wrestling match with Sarah Palin. It would have been such fun.The two attractive, family-oriented Republican conservatives could have done so much for the women’s movement if they would go after each other tooth and nail on how to reinvigorate the economy. Read More
San Francisco Democrat Nancy Pelosi shepherded everything that President Barack Obama asked Congress for through the House. Her poll ratings are way less than his — seven out of 10 Americans say they don’t like her. In 2011, she will no longer be speaker of the House but will remain the leader of House Democrats. Read More