Our most recent weekly poll revealed that 60 percent of Barista readers are Democrats. Not exactly a surprise. That’s also the way our mail is running. We’ve heard word of two Kerry house parties this week: a block party tonight on Lowell Terrace in Bloomfield to listen to Kerry’s acceptance speech, and a barbecue/fundraiser on Orange Road in Montclair coming up on Saturday. Look here for more info on Kerry parties in the neighborhood.