More than 82 mln Facebook shares traded in the first 30 seconds.
It’s fun watching Facebook shares, though if I’d bought at $42 when it was all crazy at the open maybe my stomach wld be turning now
New Reuters/Ipsos poll – abt 1/3 of Americans see Obama more favorably and one third less favorably because of his support for gay marriage
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul effectively ended his White House bid on Monday, saying he would no longer campaign actively in states that have yet to hold primary elections.
Instead, Paul’s campaign will concentrate on trying to add to its tally of delegates to the Republican National Convention in August by sending large groups of supporters to state conventions to elect themselves to delegate slots.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama called his decision to support same-sex marriage the result of a personal evolution but it also appears to have been a calculated political choice made with an eye on the November 6 election.
In becoming the first U.S. president to publicly support gay marriage, polling analysts said Thursday, Obama essentially is betting that his decision will generate enough enthusiasm among young people to offset any votes he will lose from moderate and conservative whites who disagree with him.