| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:47 AM
The Republican Party's Linda McMahon will also be the Independent Party's Linda McMahon on the November U.S. Senate ballot.
As expected, McMahon joined her Democratic opponent, Chris Murphy, in managing to get her name on the ballot twice. Murphy also...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 2:11 PM
I just saw the footage from WWE that the Democrats are going to use against Linda McMahon. Holy drop kick, Batman. How vile. No, not the Democrats. All's fair in love and politics. I'm talking about the footage. I had no idea.
I've never seen that porn...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Two Connecticut libraries are seriously considering how to handle visits from furries, the subculture of people who dress in anthropomorphic animal costumes. The Hartford Courant reports that the concern started when a fully costumed furry walked into the...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:32 PM
As political campaigns gear up for the final push to November, we are about to be subjected to a propaganda onslaught of epic proportions. Making an intelligent choice among candidates will take discipline.
Some campaigns will actually impart the...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Republican Senate candidate Linda McMahon has assailed her opponent, U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy, about his failure to pay rent and mortgage a few years ago, even challenging the Democrat to release documents about his foreclosure scare. Reporters then asked...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:52 AM
A closer look at last week's University of Connecticut/Hartford Courant Poll on our state's heated U.S. Senate race raises some interesting questions about who was actually answering the poll questions.
Like, where the hell were all the independent...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 3:07 PM
The following is an abridged version of a discussion on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/edpagecourant.
Dave Ferraro: It was a non-issue to begin with. Legally speaking, they were free and clear of the debt once the bankruptcy was filed. Typical...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:00 AM
There's a psychological phenomenon called "stereotype threat," which boils down to the idea that poor expectations can often lead to poor performance.
The subject came up in this article about the horrible job done by the NFL's replacement refs during...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 1:10 PM
By now, you're probably getting that "I'm-about-to-vomit" feeling from all those nasty TV campaign ads screaming about the contestants in Connecticut's mud-splattered U.S. Senate and 5th Congressional District campaigns.
One small consolation may be...
| May 29, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Chris Powell, the political columnist/managing editor of Manchester's Journal-Inquirer, has called New Haven's policies toward undocumented immigrants "treason" and blamed issues in inner-city schools on the low "caliber of the students themselves," as...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 5:03 AM
If there is one topic on which the candidates for U.S. Senate in Connecticut have most consistently confused voters, it is the issue of federal income taxes. And Republican Linda McMahon continues that trend with a television ad revisiting familiar ground...