Occasional comments about business and politics in Portland, Oregon, mixed in with stories from our city's colorful if not always compliant past.
"The more pity, that fools may not speak wisely what wise men do foolishly." -- Touchstone
Based on the county-by-county results so far from the Buckeye State, President Obama will carry Ohio by about 180,000 votes. On the reasonable assumption that he will also win California, Oregon, Washington, and Hawaii, he will have 269 electoral votes, and then needs to win any one of Iowa, Colorado, and Florida to have the 270 electoral votes needed to win.