The headlines – 3. Sept. 2008

Here are the headlines from yesterday’s editions; that a blog post highly critical of Obama could get to the top spot on Propeller seems quite a feat; and I tend to believe it is telling. So is the fact that Bristol Palin’s boyfriend also got to the front page of Digg.

Digg:

  • Poll: Obama / Biden Take Eight-Point Lead (CBS) / 3474 diggs
  • Tucker Bounds on Palin’s National Security Experience (TPM / CNN via YouTube) / 2652 diggs
  • Tough CNN Interview, McCain Cancels Larry King Appearance (Think Progess) / 2317 diggs
  • Bristol Palin’s babydaddy’s MySpace says “I DON’T WANT KIDS” (Radaronline.com) / 2015 diggs

Reddit:

  • Do you think the Republicans would lay off of Obama if his 17 year-old daughter had gotten pregnant out of wedlock? (The Huffington Post) / 1772 votes
  • Palin wanted to ban books from the local library, tried to fire librarian for refusing (Time) / 821
  • James Carville eats Palin supporter, Representative Michelle Bachman (R-Min), alive on Larry King. Watch her eyes. (CNN via YouTube) / 492 votes
  • Infuriated About Tough CNN Interview, McCain Cancels Larry King Appearance (Think Progress) / 378 votes

Newsvine:

  • Palin disclosures raise questions about vetting (MSNBC) / 259 votes
  • Palin’s small town secured big federal finds (MSNBC) / 71 votes
  • Levi Johnston to join Palin family at convention (MSNBC) / 74 votes
  • Infuriated About Tough CNN Interview, McCain Cancels Larry King Appearance (Think Progress) / 61 votes

Propeller:

  • Obama Copycats McCain In Effort To Keep Himself From Looking Like An Ass (Needs of the many) / Score: 9.6
  • Amy Goodman and Two Democracy Now! Producers Unlawfully Arrested at RNC (AlterNet) / Score: 9.4
  • McCain Trying to Stall Report on Palin Scheduled for Release Days Before Election (ABC) / Score: 7.9
  • Amy Goodman and Two Producers of “Democracy Now!” arrrested [sic] While Covering Protests at RNC (The Brad Blog) / Score: 7.8
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