TV Viewership Plummeted for Last Week’s Republican National Convention Compared to 2008!!

Dear Commons Community, The Huffington Post is reporting that TV viewership for last week’s Republican National Convention dropped sharply from 2008, suggesting interest in this presidential race falls short of some past contests. But the convention was a hit online and on social networks, the latest evidence of the political conversation’s gradual migration from traditional […]

Joe Bruni on the “Hex” of a Vice Presidential Nominee!

Dear Commons Community, Joe Bruni in his New York Times column, reviews the downside of being a vice presidential nominee.  He advises anyone seriously considering a political career, to “run for the hills at any offer to be a party’s “veep” nominee”. “The veep nod befouls everything. It’s a cruel pivot. One minute, you’re a […]