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A Thought Experiment: Imagining Bill Clinton Did Not Meet the Attorney General on That Plane

What would the political world look like if the meeting on the plane between Bill Clinton and Loretta Lynch, the Attorney General, had not happened? Worse, much worse, the worst, for Hillary? Simply: The Attorney General would not have had … Continue reading

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It would be wrong to say “gop” instead of GOP.

It is wrong to intentionally mispronounce anyone’s name.  It is just a matter of simple respect! Many years ago when I was taking a private bus to work, I was the first passenger and was alone to chat with the … Continue reading

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Worth reading from the New York Times

Has the G.O.P. Gone Off the Deep End? http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/07/17/has-the-g-o-p-gone-off-the-deep-end/?src=me&ref=general   Only misses one thing: The program of the lunatic fringe is to take over the Party, even if the process makes it useless to own! Perhaps they hope to build … Continue reading

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“Are you better off now than you were four years ago?” What question is being answered? A puzzle explained. (Re-published to Complete)

Last week Chris Matthews of MSNBC’s Hardball was perplexed by the contradiction between poll results that reported a startlingly negative response to the “are you better off” question,” and positive ones that President Obama was trusted more to handle the … Continue reading

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Consider: Is Mitt Romney faking his faux pas? No matter how well he does in the debates, if he isn’t, his campaign is doomed!

Isn’t it quite something how the media has been building up suspense about the upcoming debates, claiming that Mr. Romney could turn it all around in the first debate. Saying things like: Romney is a good debater?  Witness how in the debates … Continue reading

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Who do you hate more? Someone you already hate with a flaming passion (e.g. President Obama) or someone who betrays you or you expect will betray you, and then betrays you. Mitt Romney knows the answer!

Every time Mitt Romney tries a feint to the middle, even a little one, his “base” goes nuts and he retreats.  The calculation is simple:  You can predict that votes Romney gains from the middle will lose him votes on the right … Continue reading

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President Obama’s “bump in the road” remark was just a little mistake. Minimizing somethng important is serious, even more so when people died!

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