Check out Mini-memeorandum for simple mobiles or memeorandum Mobile for modern smartphones.
2:15 PM ET, May 26, 2008

memeorandum

 Top Items: 
Paul Krugman / New York Times:
Divided They Stand  —  It is, in a way, almost appropriate that the final days of the struggle for the Democratic nomination have been marked by yet another fake Clinton scandal — the latest in a long line that goes all the way back to Whitewater.  —  This one, in case you missed it …
RELATED:
Rebecca Sinderbrand / CNN:
Bill Clinton: ‘Cover up’ hiding Hillary Clinton's chances  —  (CNN) — Former President Bill Clinton said that Democrats were more likely to lose in November if Hillary Clinton is not the nominee, and suggested some were trying to “push and pressure and bully” superdelegates to make up their minds prematurely.
Discussion: Sweetness & Light
Aaron Bruns / FOX Embeds:
Dancing Days Are Here Again For Hillary Clinton?  —  It was one of the happiest days we've seen her spend on the campaign trail in weeks — and given the last few days, a much needed one.  —  Hillary Clinton started her Sunday morning at an evangelical church in Puerto Rico …
Discussion: TIME.com
Kenneth P. Vogel / The Politico:
FEC computers can't handle Obama jackpot  —  The record-shattering fundraising by Democratic presidential candidates Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton has reshaped the financing of presidential elections and generated breathless coverage and analysis of the otherwise arcane area of campaign finance.
Aaron Gould Sheinin / Atlanta Journal-Constitution:
Libertarians pick Bob Barr to run for president  —  Candidate from Georgia says he's not trying to be GOP ‘spoiler’  —  Denver — Georgia's Bob Barr won a long and tense battle Sunday for the 2008 Libertarian Party's presidential nomination and now faces the daunting task of doing …
RELATED:
David Carr / New York Times:
The Wars We Choose to Ignore  —  Gen. John A. Logan was a Union officer, a fierce Republican partisan, an early advocate of the kind of volunteer army the United States now fights wars with.  He is also one of the people credited with coming up with the holiday that we celebrate today.
Irwin Stelzer / Times of London:
Jimmy Carter says Israel had 150 nuclear weapons  —  Israel has 150 nuclear weapons in its arsenal, former President Jimmy Carter said yesterday, while arguing that the US should talk directly to Iran to persuade it to drop its nuclear ambitions.  —  His remark, made at the Hay-on-Wye festival …
RELATED:
Rasmussen Reports:
Election 2008: Kentucky Presidential Election  —  Kentucky: McCain 57% Obama 32%  —  In Kentucky, the latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey shows John McCain leading Barack Obama by twenty-five percentage points, 57% to 32%.  The candidates remain evenly matched nationally …
Taylor Marsh:
Buyer's Remorse  —  How Rank and File Democrats are Rejecting Their ‘Inevitable’ Nominee  —  PART ONE: ALL VOTERS, GENDER, AND RACE  —  Ever since the media declared that Barack Obama was -??inevitable-?? after February 19th, based on a two week period when the an unprepared Hillary Clinton …
Discussion: American Power
Hamid Ahmed / Associated Press:
Iraq says 6 suspected teenage bombers detained  —  BAGHDAD - Six teenage boys who said they were being trained as suicide bombers were detained Monday in the northern city of Mosul, Iraqi officials said.  —  Interior Ministry spokesman Maj. Gen. Abdul-Karim Khalaf told The Associated Press …
Discussion: McClatchy Watch
RELATED:
Alexandra Zavis / Los Angeles Times:
Iraq violence falls to four-year low, U.S. says
Robert D. Novak / Washington Post:
A Pro-Choicer's Dream Veep  —  Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann, whose Roman Catholic archdiocese covers northeast Kansas, on May 9 called on Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to stop taking Communion until she disowns her support for the “serious moral evil” of abortion.  That put the church in conflict …
Editor and Publisher:
Fox News Contributor Jokes About Bumping Off Obama  —  NEW YORK Even as Hillary Clinton worked to defuse her Friday comment about the 2008 campaign and the Robert Kennedy assassination, a Fox News contributor went much further, joking about someone actually targeting Barack Obama.
RELATED:
Sudhin Thanawala / Associated Press:
Obama picks up three superdelegates from Hawaii  —  Barack Obama has picked up three superdelegate votes from Hawai'i.  —  Hawai'i Democrats selected three Obama supporters to fill its remaining superdelegate slots at their state convention Sunday, including the new chair and vice chair of the party.
See-Dubya / michellemalkin.com:
What happens when we win?  —  There's an interesting question posed in this David Ignatius WaPo article about the strategic side of the National Counterterrorism Center-what happens when we beat Al Qaeda? … That excerpt makes it sound like it's a gloom-and-doom why-even-bother article, but it's not-these are just fair questions.
Discussion: Publius Endures and Swords Crossed
Christopher Wills / Associated Press:
Obama urges Wesleyan grads to enter public service  —  MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) - Filling in for Sen. Edward M. Kennedy and tying himself to the family's legacy, Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama urged college graduates Sunday to “make us believe again” by dedicating themselves to public service.
RELATED:
Sam Graham-Felsen / Barack Obama:
Senator Obama Addresses Wesleyan University Graduates
 
 
 Archived Page Info: 
This is a snapshot of memeorandum at 2:15 PM ET, May 26, 2008.

View the current page or another snapshot:


 
 See Also: 
memeorandum: site main
memeorandum River: reverse chronological memeorandum
memeorandum Mobile: for phones
memeorandum Leaderboard: memeorandum's top sources
 
 Subscribe: 
memeorandum RSS feed
memeorandum on Mastodon
 
 
 More Items: 
Dallas Morning News:
Dallas Republican proposes cure for what ails GOP
New York Times:
Mr. Bush and the G.I. Bill
John Vidal / Guardian:
UN carbon fund ‘wastes billions’
Evan Thomas / Newsweek:
A Memo to Senator Obama
Thomas B. Edsall / The Huffington Post:
McCain Swims With The Sharks
Discussion: The Swamp and TPMMuckraker
Hindrocket / Power Line:
ARE WE SAFER?  —  On the stump, Barack Obama usually concludes …
Discussion: Sadly, No!
Jeff Jacoby / Boston Globe:
Michelle Obama is fair game
Discussion: Macsmind, NO QUARTER and Don Surber
Lee Speigel / Political Radar:
Rove Speaks Out on Subpoena
Discussion: MoJoBlog and David Corn
 Earlier Items: 
John Harwood / New York Times:
The White Working Class: Forgotten Voters No More
Stephanie Strom / New York Times:
Exemptions for Charities Face New Challenges
Carl Hulse / New York Times:
Clinton Could Face an Uneasy Return to the Senate
Discussion: The New Republic and TIME.com
Thom Shanker / New York Times:
Military Chief Warns Troops About Politics
Discussion: TIME.com
Associated Press:
Obama gains Alaska superdelegate
Discussion: MSNBC and TIME.com
Washington Post:
A Campaign In Need of A Perot
William Kristol / New York Times:
Remember to Remember  —  Last Thursday, the soldiers …
Discussion: Sister Toldjah and Yourish.com
Noor Javed / Toronto Star:
GTA's secret world of polygamy
 

 
From Mediagazer:

Bloomberg:
Meta plans to deprecate the Facebook News tab in the US and Australia in early April 2024 and stop signing deals for traditional news content in those countries

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Spotify launches the Audiobooks Access Tier, which gives free users in the US access to 15 hours of audiobooks per month for $9.99 per month

Ivan Mehta / TechCrunch:
Threads says it will make its API broadly available to developers by June and is currently testing it with some partners, including Techmeme and Hootsuite

 
Sister Sites:

Techmeme
 Top news and commentary for technology's leaders, from all around the web
Mediagazer
 Top news and commentary for media professionals from all around the web
WeSmirch
 The top celebrity news from all around the web on a single page