Romney Staffers Publish Sad Victory Website by Mistake

On Tuesday, President Barack Obama was re-elected, which means, of course, that Mitt Romney lost. But if Romney had won, the president-elect would have needed a website. It makes sense that his staffers would have prepared one. But if the fool who accidentally published it wasn't already out of a job, well, he should… » 11/08/12 10:27am 11/08/12 10:27am

Who Has the Worst Technology Gimmicks in Their Election Night Coverage?

Cable news is typically a spewing valve of yelling heads in strategically fair and balanced suits screaming franken-words that sound intelligent but really only exist to make your blood curdle and/or ooze out of your ears. A lot of people hate that. I don't because they're all freaking hilarious when it comes to using… » 11/06/12 8:30pm 11/06/12 8:30pm

Reconstitution Is Your BS Meter For the Presidential Debates

The second presidential debate is tonight, so make sure your bullshit detector is on full blast. No matter the candidate you're rooting for, politicians are politicians—they're full of it. You certainly want to watch the Lehrer-directed circus with a discerning eye, which is exactly what a new site called … » 10/16/12 4:00pm 10/16/12 4:00pm

Do You Actually Care About a Politician's Social-Media Presence?

Seriously. I mean, we rag on these politicians all the time for their social media gaffes, but does anyone really care? Does it matter to you, when it comes to actually punch your ballot, whether Romney's app misspelled America or Obama was a little loose with his volunteers' kinda private information? » 9/19/12 11:30pm 9/19/12 11:30pm

Annoying Political Ads Are Invading Pandora

A North Carolina woman named Crystal Harris was minding her own business, listening to Garth Brooks on the Pandora iPhone app, when she was hit with a prompt asking her to share her email with the Mitt Romney campaign. If this is the future of political advertising, we all might as well throw our phones in a pile and… » 8/08/12 2:00pm 8/08/12 2:00pm