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Outsiders are 'in'

In New York City, Mike Bloomberg brought in new ideas from outside that cut across party lines and was willing to do what it took to achieve results.

By Michael J. Berland | May 24, 2010; 04:45 PM ET | Comments (1)

Pick your outsiders carefully

Let's face it: Politicians are not getting any better these days. Mostly you wind up with someone who did whatever it took to get elected.

By Garrison Wynn | May 24, 2010; 11:43 AM ET | Comments (4)

A primal scream

Voters seem disgusted with the status quo and seem to be reaching for straws. Unfortunately, their choices are disjointed and unfocused, a primal scream of distrust.

By Virginia Bianco-Mathis | May 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Mad as hell

Voters felt let down when Obama didn't end the wars, stop terrorism, fix the economy, restart the housing boom, ensure full employment, and stop NBC from canceling Law & Order.

By Patricia McGuire | May 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (2)

Power to the people

People want someone with a new spirit who will actually try to get things done rather than play a political game. Our politics have become too political.

By Eric Schaeffer | May 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

The proper blend

Just as a baseball team needs both veterans and rookies, Congress also needs a blend of seasoned veterans and creative upstarts to make things balanced.

By Cleve Francis | May 24, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

Out with the old

There's a general sense of floating anger and an anti-incumbent mood. It's a great time to be an upstart politician calling for 'change.'

By Jan Scruggs | May 23, 2010; 11:24 PM ET | Comments (0)

'Muscle memory'

'Muscle memory' typically refers to how we train our brains for successful physical endeavors through repetition of activity -- it's what athletes do day in and day out in training.

By Michael J. Berland | February 6, 2010; 01:05 PM ET | Comments (0)

Hope vs. experience

This game is maybe one of the few games where heart and passion can be the winning edge. So in the heart, passion and perseverance category, I have to give the advantage to the Saints.

By Raul J. Fernandez | February 4, 2010; 03:54 AM ET | Comments (0)

Experience trumps hunger

The Saints might have a bit of first-time jitters, but that won't last long. Another intangible for the Saints is the plight of post-Katrina New Orleans,

By Tom Heath | February 4, 2010; 12:03 AM ET | Comments (0)

Go, Saints!

The expectations and, therefore, pressure, placed on the Colts may create the perfect opportunity for the Saints.

By Misti Burmeister | February 4, 2010; 12:01 AM ET | Comments (0)

Experience counts

Competitive experience provides an advantage not only in sports, but in most professional endeavors as well. Most teams that have ever played in the Super Bowl lost on their first visit. But Saints can make miracles happen!

By Patricia McGuire | February 4, 2010; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (0)

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