By Marc Campos

Real Black

In a stunning blow to the Hillary and Obama campaigns, Rice University announced a couple of days ago that one of their leading research professors had invented the blackest black. I wonder if there is such a thing as the brownest brown or the redest red or the bluest blue. That’s all I’m going to say about this.

There are three articles in today’s Chron about the problems related to the Harris County DA’s Office. As long as Chuck Rosenthal stays in office the local GOP is pretty much powerless to go after the Dem nominee. Hang in there Chuck!

Commentary and My Brown Eyed Girl were watching the Houston Marathon TV coverage Sunday morning when at around the 3 mile marker they showed the runners and there were a couple of Jose Medrano campaign signs prominently displayed along the route. Medrano is a Dem candidate for State Representative, District 148 in Commentary’s hood. Way to go Jose!

At a Catcher’s Mitt rally up in Michigan yesterday guess what some of his supporters were sporting – you guessed it – oversized foam catcher’s mitts on their hands.

Today is C&E day in Texas. Candidates running in the primary must file their campaign contribution and expenditure reports. It is always an interesting day for consultants.

Speaking of the ‘Stroest ‘Stros - Coop, the Toy Cannon, Brandon, and Brownie headline the 08Caravan that gets going tomorrow.

January 15, 2008 9:00AM

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