Such is the risk of having well-known bloggers as guests on the BBC – they’ll casually mention issues which are regular discussion points for them, but no go areas for the Beeb. So straight away one blogger starts to boff on about the true parentage of the Palin baby and has to be cut off toot-sweet by the BBC correspondent.
Interesting very early statistic thought: McCain has 13 votes, Obama has 3, so the States being called are primarily Republican. YET, importantly, the popular vote is already McCain 46%, Obama 49%. I wonder if that is an early optimistic sign, given which states have closed.