Guy Rundle  — Correspondent-at-large

Guy Rundle


Guy Rundle is correspondent-at-large for Crikey. He's a former editor of Arena Magazine and contributes to a variety of publications in Australia and the United Kingdom.


US08: Enter Nader, perpetual one-per-center

February 25, 2008 6

Ralph Nader's entry in the campaign is if nothing else a needed injection of interest, writes Guy Rundle.

US08: Old gray lady kicks American hero in the balls

February 22, 2008 5

The John McCain affair scandal is of great interest to the religious conservatives who would ordinarily regard the NY Times as vomited directly up from hell, writes Guy Rundle.

Comments, corrections, clarifications, and c*ckups

February 22, 2008

The Garnaut Review ... Alexander Downer, pass the Mayo ... interest rates, inflation and the RBA ... the ABC's political coverage ... Guy Rundle ...

US08: Obama riding the degrees of separation to victory

February 21, 2008 2

Crucial to Barack Obama's success has been the degrees of separation rule – that personal charisma diminishes as the inverse power of the distance from the candidate, writes Guy Rundle.

US08: Waiting for Wisconsin

February 20, 2008

With the landslide on, Hillary is putting up the fight of her life, and it would be foolish to write her off – which is presumably why all the pundits have done so, writes Guy Rundle.

Goodbye El Commander, hello Cosmo Kramer. Castro quits.

February 20, 2008 7

Castro steps down, and now the war of words will begin, writes Guy Rundle.

US08: New state sheds light on United States’ politics

February 19, 2008

Kosovo was the curtain-raiser for the full doctrine of 'military humanitarianism', which would come into full, dark flower in Iraq and Afghanistan, writes Guy Rundle.

US08: Hillary hits Texas, Obama hits the high road

February 18, 2008

Another 60% Obamaslide would hurry Hillary to burial all the faster. Obama will win his homestate of Hawaii. Obama kinda is Hawaii, the pure personification of the place, writes Guy Rundle.

US08: Comedy writers return but there’s not much to say

February 15, 2008 1

It's kinda quiet. With the first lull in the primary schedule in a month, everyone is kinda wandering around, not much knowing what to say or do, writes Guy Rundle from New York.

US08: Contests all but collapsed as campaign takes a breather

February 14, 2008

Hillary Clinton has three weeks to re-orient her campaign for a last push, and one can only assume that this will get very, very nasty, writes Guy Rundle in New York.