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September 10, 2010 The Political Junkie visits St. Louis, and member station KWMU, next Tuesday and Wednesday for a stimulating (?) conversation about politics.
September 2, 2010 Lots of people who entered my August Political Junkie primary election contest predicted Joe Miller over Lisa Murkowski in Alaska. But no one got them all correct, and thus no one -- once again -- wins the contest.
August 6, 2010 Vacation calls! Regular postings of the Political Junkie blog disappear as of today, returning on Tuesday, August 17. No ScuttleButton until then.
August 5, 2010 Two people came close to predicting how the Senate would vote on Elena Kagan's nomination to the Supreme Court. But no one got the exact tally ... and thus no one wins the official Political Junkie contest.
July 30, 2010 There are a lot of rumors about a potential wedding this weekend involving the daughter of a former president and a current secretary of state. She is thought to be marrying the son of two ex-members of Congress. We have the scoop.
July 22, 2010 Lots of primaries to think about in August. And so it's time to enter the official Political Junkie contest in which you are asked to come up with the winners in 10 primaries for the month.
July 14, 2010 Here's the latest in the news of the weird: Bristol Palin and Levi Johnston have announced they are engaged. Again. And America waits for Sarah Palin's reaction.
July 13, 2010 George Steinbrenner, the iron-fisted owner of the New York Yankees, died early today. Under his rule, the Bronx Bombers won the World Series 7 times, all under Democratic presidents. They lost 4 times -- all under Republican presidents.
June 24, 2010 The answer to Wednesday's trivia question as to who are the last children of former senators/governors to win election to Congress: Mark Pryor (D-Ark.) and Dan Boren (D-Okla.)
June 22, 2010 The president is said to be furious with Gen. Stanley McChrystal for comments he made in an article that appears in Rolling Stone magazine. What do you predict will happen to him?
June 21, 2010 With the confirmation hearings on Elena Kagan's nomination for the Supreme Court commending on Monday, the deadline to send your prediction on the final Senate vote is Friday, June 25.
June 14, 2010 A video seems to show Rep. Bob Etheridge, a North Carolina Democrat, becoming enraged after he is asked by a cameraman if he "fully supports the Obama agenda."
June 11, 2010 Everything you always wanted to know about Political Junkie Ken Rudin, but were (understandably) afraid to ask. An interview in Media Bistro's FishbowlDC.
June 11, 2010 Comments made by California Republican Senate candidate Carly Fiorina about the hair of her opponent, incumbent Democrat Barbara Boxer, has roiled the political world.
June 8, 2010 Be the first to correctly guess the full Senate vote to confirm Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court and you can win a genuine Geraldine Ferraro for Congress campaign button from 1978.
June 2, 2010 One reader suggested that because he hears the trivia question on TOTN's Political Junkie segment each Wednesday but sometimes misses the answer, the Q&A should be posted in this blog.
The Gores' famous kiss at the 2000 Democratic convention.
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June 1, 2010 Media reports, quoting an e-mail from Al and Tipper Gore, say that the former vice president and his wife have decided to separate after 40 years of marriage.
May 27, 2010 President Obama addressed the press for an hour today on his administration's handling of the oil spill inthe Gulf. How did he do? You decide.
May 27, 2010 May is gone, now it's June's turn. It's time to enter our official June 2010 Political Junkie Election Contest -- where the winner can get genuine Nixon or McGovern campaign buttons from 1972.
May 26, 2010 Election Pool Results
May 17, 2010 Tuesday is primary day in several states, and closely watched are Senate contests in Kentucky, Arkansas and Pennsylvania ... plus a special House race in Pennsylvania to succeed the late John Murtha. Who's going to win? Take our poll, please.
May 14, 2010 NPR's Don Gonyea, attending the annual meeting of the National Rifle Association in Charlotte, N.C., sent us a photo of a car that he was most impressed with.
May 13, 2010 Eric Lail of Vienna, Va., is our randomly-selected winner for correcting predicting Elena Kagan as President Obama's choice to succeed retiring Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens.
April 22, 2010 It's time to enter the Official May 2010 Political Junkie Election Contest, where you can win a genuine 1972 Nixon or McGovern button.
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