King's Dream: Barack Obama Becomes President of the United States of America - An Election Year News Diary


Endnotes for July 2008:

Sheehy, Gail. “Hillaryland at War.” Vanity Fair. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.vanityfair.com/politics/features/2008/08/clinton200808>.

Benac, Nancy. “Military See Presidential Race Through Own Lens.” The Huffington Post. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/07/01/military-see-
presidential_n_110350.html>.

Berman, John and Mark Mooney. “Retired Gen. Wesley Clark Keeps Up Fire on McCain.” ABC News. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Vote2008/story?id=
5283442&page=1#.T5rbkr81dFU>.

Schaller, Thomas F. “The South Will Fall Again.” The New York Times. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/01/opinion/01schaller.html>.

Kirchick, James. “Who's smearing whom?” Politico. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0708/11463.html>.

McCormack, John. “Obama on ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’.” The Weekly Standard. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.weeklystandard.com/weblogs/TWSFP/2008/07/
obama_on_dont_ask_dont_tell_1.asp>.

Weisman, Jonathan. “Obama Proposes Expanding Faith-Based Program.” The Washington Post. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/
2008/07/01/AR2008070102531.html>.

“Obama's sister helps reach out to Asian-Americans.” Politico. Web. 1 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0708/11460.html>.

Shipman, Tim. “Barack Obama: National Rifle Association campaigns to keep him out of White House.” The Telegraph. Web. 2 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/barackobama/
2235847/Barack-Obama-National-Rifle-Association-campaigns-
to-keep-him-out-of-White-House.html>.

Huffington, Arianna. “Seven Things Barack Obama Should Do to Keep from Blowing It.” The Huffington Post. Web. 2 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/arianna-huffington/
eight-things-barack-obama_b_110549.html>.

“Poll: Obama beats McCain as barbecue guest.” MSNBC. Web. 2 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25494260/ns/politics-decision_
08/t/poll-obama-beats-mccain-barbecue-guest/#.T5GCCo7gKpc>.

Risen, James. “Obama's wiretapping stand enrages many supporters.” The New York Times. Web. 2 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/02/world/americas/02iht-
obama.1.14161755.html>.

Falcone, Michael. “McCain and Obama differ on same-sex marriage initiative.” The New York Times. Web. 3 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/03/world/americas/
03iht-03gay.14195381.html?_r=1>.

McAuliff, Michael. “GOP pounces as Barack Obama says Iraq exit plan could be 'refined'.” Daily News of New York. Web. 3 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.nydailynews.com/2008-07-03/news/17901992_1_
obama-and-mccain-obama-backers-combat-brigades>.

Tumulty, Karen. “I’m Confused.” TIME. Web. 3 Jul. 2008.
<http://swampland.time.com/2008/07/03/im_confused/#ixzz1rI4KW4g2>.

Saul, Michael. “Support stops till Barack Obama keeps his word on key issues – fans.” Daily News of New York. Web. 3 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.nydailynews.com/2008-07-03/news/17901021_1_
new-york-obama-obama-nation-barack-obama>.

“Obama may accept nomination at Invesco Field.” USA TODAY. Web. 4 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/2008-07-03-1978920105_x.htm>.

Cohen, Betsy. “ELECTION 2008: Barack Obama and family greeted with cheers and song by thousands of Independence Day parade-goers in Butte.” Missoulian. Web. 4 Jul. 2008.
<http://missoulian.com/news/state-and-regional/article_
ab6322df-e7df-51b0-b916-89605855a130.html>.

Chipman, Kim and Kristin Jensen. “Obama's `Body Watch' Get Scoop on Haircuts, Workouts.” Bloomberg. Web. 5 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=
newsarchive&sid=aqaJKs3GHijE&refer=us>.

Schneider, Bill. “Why Europe loves Barack Obama.” CNN. Web. 5 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/07/04/obama.europe
/index.html?section=cnn_latest>.

Kovaleski, Serge. “Obama’s Organizing Years, Guiding Others and Finding Himself.” The New York Times. Web. 6 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/07/us/politics/
07community.html?_r=1>.

“Obama blames Washington for country's economic woes, says McCain won't make difference.” The Economic Times. Web. 7 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2008-07-07/
news/27731411_1_mccain-and-bush-democrat-barack-obama-economic-woes>.

“Report: Obama opposed lobbyist friends.” United Press International. Web. 7 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.upi.com/Top_News/2008/07/07/Report_Obama_
opposed_lobbyist_friends/UPI-52351215438787/>.

Shields, Mike. “Nielsen: Barack Obama Owning Web.” Adweek. Web. 7 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.adweek.com/news/advertising-branding/
nielsen-barack-obama-owning-web-109010>.

Erbe, Bonnie. “Barack Obama And John McCain Both Struggle With How To Deal With Their Base.” U.S. News & World Report. Web. 8 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.usnews.com/opinion/blogs/erbe/2008/07/07/
barack-obama-and-john-mccain-both-struggle-with-how-to-deal-with-their-base>.

de Quetteville, Harry. “Barack Obama to be granted JFK moment with Brandenburg Gate speech.” The Telegraph. Web. 8 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/barackobama/
2270372/Barack-Obama-to-be-granted-JFK-moment-
with-Brandenburg-Gate-speech.html>.

“Barack Obama proposes to change bankruptcy laws to help those in need.” Pravda. Web. 8 Jul. 2008.
<http://english.pravda.ru/news/world/08-07-2008/105729-obama-0/>.

“Rev. Jesse Jackson's 'Crude and Hurtful' Barack Obama Comments.” Current. Web. 9 Jul. 2008.
<http://current.com/news-and-politics/89088096_rev-jesse-jacksons-
crude-and-hurtful-barack-obama-comments.htm>.

Nicholas, Peter. “Barack Obama shows signs of being trail-weary.” Los Angeles Times. Web. 9 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.latimes.com/2008/jul/09/nation/na-weary9>.

Kimerling, Dan. “Barack Obama Breaks Promise, Flip Flops, and supports Telco’s.” TechCrunch. Web. 9 Jul. 2008.
<http://techcrunch.com/2008/07/09/barack-obama-breaks-
promise-flip-flops-and-supports-telco’s/>.

Yearout, Joy. “Barack Obama: Fact vs. Rhetoric on Abortion.” Christian News Wire. Web. 9 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.christiannewswire.com/news/878997131.html>.

“US presidential candidates can't agree on shield.” Warsaw Business Journal. Web. 9 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.wbj.pl/article-41821-us-presidential-candidates-
cant-agree-on-shield.html?typ=wbj>.

Garber, Kent. “Where McCain and Obama Stand on Environmental Issues.” US News & World Report. Web. 9 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.usnews.com/news/campaign-2008/articles/2008/
07/10/where-mccain-and-obama-stand-on-environmental-issues>.

“Obama supports Indo-US nuke deal.” NDTV. Web. 11 Jul. 2008
<http://www.ndtv.com/convergence/ndtv/uspolls2008/Election_
Story.aspx?ID=NEWEN20080056735&>.

Sidoti, Liz. “Contrasts define Obama's message.” The Seattle Times. Web. 12 Jul. 2008.
<http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2008048876_
campcontrast13.html>.

Silva, Mark. “Obama: Death penalty for bin Laden.” Chicago Tribune. Web. 12 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.swamppolitics.com/news/politics/blog/2008/07/
barack_obama_osama_bin_laden.html>.

Staff. “Obama: 'Little doubt' we're in recession.” Daily News of New York. Web. 12 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.nydailynews.com/2008-07-12/news/17902767
_1_illinois-senator-withdrawal-timetable-second-economic-stimulus-package>.

“Magazine's 'satirical' cover stirs controversy.” MSNBC. Web. 14 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25673296/ns/politics-decision_08/t/
magazines-satirical-cover-stirs-controversy/>.

Gentry, Pamela. “Obama Continues Call for Social Responsibility.” BET. Web. 15 Jul. 2008.
<http://blogs.bet.com/news/pamela/2008/07/15/obama-continues-
call-for-social-responsibility/>.

Huigens, Kyron. “Barack Obama, Legal Scholar.” Law.com. Web. 14 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.law.com/jsp/scm/PubArticleSCM.jsp?id=
1202422977274&rss=newswire>.

“Picture of the Day: Barack Obama?” Channel 4 News. Web. 15 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.channel4.com/news/articles/world/americas/
picture+of+the+day...>.

“Time for Some Campaignin'.” JibJab. Web. 15 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.jibjab.com/originals/time_for_some_campaignin>.

Staff. “Barack Obama's plan ignores the facts.” Daily News of New York. Web. 15 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.nydailynews.com/2008-07-15/news/17901696_1_
surge-strategy-iraq-and-afghanistan-barack-obama>.

Malcolm, Andrew. “Obama website's opposition to successful surge gets deleted.” Los Angeles Times. Web. 16 Jul. 2008.
<http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/washington/2008/07/obama-surge.html>.

Cox, Ana Marie. “McCain’s “Obvious Discomfort””. TIME. Web. 16 Jul. 2008.
<http://swampland.time.com/2008/07/16/mccains_obvious_discomfort/>.

“Barack Obama tops poll on economic matters.” CalcuttaNews.Net. Web. 16 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.calcuttanews.net/story/383109>.

Learmonth, Michael. “Obama's Video Guru Speaks: How We Owned The YouTube Primary.” Business Insider. Web. 17 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.businessinsider.com/2008-07-17/tech/30070799_1_
blue-state-digital-online-video-obama-related>.

Schouten, Fredreka. “Obama camp cash intake doubles in June.” USA TODAY. Web. 17 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.usatoday.com/news/politics/election2008/2008-07-17-
fundraising_N.htm?csp=34#uslPageReturn>.

“Barack Obama talks about national security.” WNDU.com. Web. 17 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.wndu.com/politics/headlines/25551359.html>.

Tate, Ryan. “Barack Obama’s Network-Anchor Groupies.” Gawker. Web. 17 Jul. 2008.
<http://gawker.com/5026119/barack-obamas-network+anchor-groupies>.

Daily News Staff. “Barack Obama's ego deflates him.” Daily News of New York. Web. 17 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.nydailynews.com/2008-07-17/news/17902224_1_
brandenburg-gate-barack-obama-illinois-state-senator>.

Adler, Ben. “Barack Obama’s accidental surrogate.” Politico. Web. 18 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0708/11853.html>.

Nichols, John. “Barack Obama, George Washington and the World.” The Nation. Web. 18 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.thenation.com/blog/barack-obama-george-
washington-and-world.>.

“Barack Obama begins visit to Afghanistan.” Canadian Broadcasting Centre. Web. 19 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/story/2008/07/19/obama.html?ref=rss>.

Harshaw, Tobin . “Has the Press Voted for Obama?” The New York Times. Web. 21 Jul. 2008.
<http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/07/21/has-the-
press-voted-for-obama/>.

Dowd, Maureen. “Is ‘The One’ Cocky or Commander in Chiefy?” The New York Times. Web. 23 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/23/opinion/23dowd.html>.

Rabinowitz, Michelle. “Barack Obama, John McCain Get Superhero Treatment - Minus Tights And Capes - In New Comic Books.” MTV. Web. 23 Jun. 2008.
<http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1591358/barack-obama-
john-mccain-heroes-new-comic-books.jhtml?rsspartner=
rssYahooNewscrawler>.

Rivard, Ry. “Is Barack Obama our Harvey Dent?” The Daily Athenaeum. Web. 23 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.thedaonline.com/is-barack-obama-our-harvey-
dent-1.699248#.T4B8CY4e7V0>.

McCarthy, Rory. “Obama makes surprise visit to Jerusalem's Western Wall.” The Guardian. Web. 24 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/jul/24/
israelandthepalestinians.uselections2008>.

Staff. “Sen. Barack Obama lands in Germany.” Times Herald-Record. Web. 24 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/
20080724/NEWS/80724007>.

Transcript. “Barack Obama’s speech in Berlin, Germany.” mybarackobama.com. 24 Jul. 2008.
<https://my.barackobama.com/page/content/berlinvideo/>.

Reeves, Richard. “OBAMA HAS LANDED SAFELY.” Yahoo! News. Web. 25 Jul. 2008.
<http://news.yahoo.com/s/ucrr/20080725/cm_ucrr/
obamahaslandedsaf...>.

“Barack Obama brings his message to thousands of Berliners.” Pravda. Web. 25 Jul. 2008.
<http://english.pravda.ru/news/world/25-07-2008/
105893-obamaberlin-0/>.

Staff. “Barack Obama defended his decision to travel Europe.” The Economic Times. Web. 26 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2008-07-26/
news/28420726_1_barack-obama-trip-stroll>.

Transcript. “Sen. Barack Obama.” MSNBC. Web. 27 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/25872804/>.

Frederick, Don and Andrew Malcolm. “When we last left our heroes - well, they're at odds again.” Los Angeles Times. Web. 27 Jul. 2008.
<http://articles.latimes.com/2008/jul/27/nation/na-ticket27>.

Bohan, Caren. “Interview with Barack Obama.” Thomson Reuters. Web. 27 Jul. 2008.
<http://uk.reuters.com/article/2008/07/27/uk-obama-interview-
text-idUKGOR77482320080727>.

“On return to US, Obama says Afghanistan in trouble.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 27 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/news/ap/politics/2008/Jul/27/
on_return_to_us__obama_says_afghanistan_in_trouble.html>.

Goldman, Julianna. “Obama to Meet With Rubin, Volcker, Buffett on Economic Plans.” Bloomberg. Web. 27 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=newsarchive&sid=
abKPolAPZtx4>.

York, Byron. “Go Ahead, Laugh at Obama.” National Review. Web. 28 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/225150/go-ahead-
laugh-obama/byron-york>.

“Tim Kaine: Obama's Vice President?” The Huffington Post. Web. 28 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/07/29/tim-kaine-
obamas-vice-pre_n_115463.html>.

Cohen, Richard. “Known Unknowns About Obama.” Real Clear Politics. Web. 29 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2008/07/what_
has_obama_accomplished.html>.

Shafer, Jack. “The Untouchable.” Slate. Web. 29 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/press_box/
2008/07/the_untouchable.html>.

Duffy, Michael. “Obama's Vice Presidential Dilemma.” TIME. Web. 29 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.time.com/time/politics/article/0,8599,1827714,00.html>.

Staff. “The Obama-Bernanke Meeting.” Economic Policy Journal. Web. 29 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com/2008/07/obama-
bernanke-meeting.html>.

Stein, Sam. “McCain Ad Links Paris Hilton, Britney Spears To Obama.” The Huffington Post. Web. 30 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2008/07/30/mccain-ad-links-
paris-hil_n_115841.html>.

Mannies, Jo. “Obama promises in Rolla to restore 'American dream'.” St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Web. 30 Jul. 2008.
<http://more.stltoday.com/stltoday/news/stories.nsf/politics/story/
591dda4bcdc4294486257496006ad7c7?OpenDocument>.

Ortiz, Michael. “U.S. Senator Barack Obama’s Statement on President Bush’s signed Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008.” 7th Space Interactive. Web. 30 Jul. 2008.
<http://7thspace.com/headlines/288483/us_senator_barack_obamas_
statement_on_president_bushs_signed_housing_and_
economic_recovery_act_of_2008.html>.

Wilson, Eric. “In a Divisive Campaign, Purple Becomes the New Neutral.” The New York Times. Web. 31 Jul. 2008.
<http://www.nytimes.com/2008/07/31/fashion/31ROW.html>.

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