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USA Valget Sansynligheter Obama 47% Mc Cain 39% Clinton 11%

It is hard to judge the USA political process and likelihoods from a foreign/Norwegian perspective. Especially for someone following the Norwegian media. Your best bet then is to look at the betting sites. These are the numbers right now. If you believe otherwise, don’t fret. Put your money where you mouth is instead and bet […]

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David Frum on Ron Paul

Mr. David Frum gave an analysis of the USA after Bush at a meeting in downtown Oslo hosted by Norwegian think tank Civita Thursday morning. When asked about the candidacy of Ron Paul, Mr. Frum first briefly explained to the audience who Ron Paul is, telling them he is a Republican Congressman from Texas who [...]
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Hillary Clinton for President

Sentimentet blant oppegående folk i USA er nå overraskende pro Hillary Clinton. Ikke fordi mange liker henne per se. Grunnen er at folk i økende grad avskriver Republikanerene som et alternativ, man ser det som helt nødvendig med forandring. Hillary ses som den mest sannsynlige vinner av Demokratenes race.
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Fox News – Dismissed

Undertegnede har fulgt Fox News de seneste ukene på reise i USA. Dommen blir dessverre at kanalen må avskrives som neokonservativ propaganda. Vi hadde håpet Fox ville forsøke å "walk the fine line", men de er helt klart bevisst, og bevisst provoserende sådan, langt over på neocon-høyresiden.
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White House shakeup touches McClellan, Rove

A shakeup in President Bush's administration widened Wednesday as White House press secretary Scott McClellan announced his resignation and a senior administration official said longtime Bush confidant Karl Rove will no longer oversee policy development. (CNN.com)
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Hu Jintao i USA

China's leader Hu Jintao has arrived on his first visit to the United States since becoming president in 2003, landing in Seattle, Washington, on a four-day trip likely to be used to allay America's trade and currency concerns. (CNN.com) Kinas økonomi er i vekst, og lederne er bekymret for om utviklingen er for rask. President [...]
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