With a little design inspiration from Hyperakt, I was able to give my March Madness picks a stylish design for 2013. I also uploaded a blank copy for you to envision your own team’s trip to the dance floor.
Presidential candidates Obama and Romney remain tight in several polls across the country. But as November 6th approches, polls of the national popular vote become less important compared to the trends within these nine swing states where support is divided between the candidates.
The meeting points of poetry and politics are few and far between, not common grist for the regular pundit mill. Which is why I take the rare opportunity to open this week with a few poetic lines from Max Baucus’s Senate retirement announcement in the Great Falls Tribune:
As everyone has been painfully aware, this was a tough week; one with several high-profile tragedies where media and law enforcement worked around the clock in search of justice and resolution.
Congress returned to session on Monday from a two-week recess. The flurry of announcements and special “unveilings” throughout the week felt very much in-line with the backlog of activity that had built over their break.