Remember to Vote!

Don’t forget early voting ends on Friday, Oct. 29. Election day is Nov. 2! Need help learning about the candidates? Here’s some handy guides and endorsements: ProgressNow Nevada Nevada Advocates for Planned Parenthood Affiliates League of Women Voters (members only) The Stonewall Democrats (LGBT) endorsements Nevada Conservation League endorsements And here’s a handy link to…

Get Out the Vote!

Folks, if you haven’t heard, early voting has started in Nevada (and lasts through Oct. 29 — look up a convenient polling place here!). People, the whole nation is watching Nevada on this one. Let’s not pull a Florida 2000, okay? No matter what you’re political persuasion, let’s get out there and vote! No embarrassing…

Bear season

How is it possible that the two states in which I’ve lived the longest — Nevada and Alaska — also boast some of the nuttiest female politicians? Now they’re teaming up! That’s right, senatorial candidate Sharron Angle and former Alaska governor Sarah Palin are buddies! Or, at least, Palin is ready to stump for Angle,…

Are we there yet?

I have election fatigue. Wake me when it’s over. While I’m no friend of Palin’s I have to ask, does she really deserve to be the scapegoat if McCain loses? Obama’s infomercial was boring so I stopped watching it. Maybe if it had been on at 3 a.m. … Other thoughts? Exxon has biggest quarterly…

Compare and Contrast

The Sin City Siren headquarters gets a loooot of e-mail. But sometimes I find some real gems in there. Take the whereistand Candidate Comparison Wizard. You can face off with your opinions against Obama, McCain, Palin, Biden and even our local congressional race between Titus and Porter. (You can also compare your opinions with your…

A quickie

I don’t have time to do these proper justice but can’t let it go by … The Governor’s getting sued, again. Divorce court, civil court (for conspiracy to prohibit due process for Chrissy Mazzeo, whom he allegedly attempted to sexually assault) and now sued for wrongful termination (aka abuse of power, ala Sarah Palin). Gibby’s…

Liquidation

Seems like a good time to air-out the old in-box, before these things fall off the desk completely … The Las Vegas water grab sucks. But this says it much better. The Clinton campaign is turning into Monty Python’s Quest for the Holy Grail “black knight” scene — it’s just a flesh wound! Thanks Gleaner!…