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No Direct Word From Romney RE Michele Bachman Muslim Brotherhood Flap

July 29, 2012

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Among the most important reasons Romney may lose this upcoming election is his silence on Michele Bachman’s letter signed by four of her colleagues asking for investigation of  policies on hiring of foreign nationals in general for several departments but of Hilary Clinton’s Deputy Chief of Staff, Huma Abedin in particular.  It has been alleged […]

Republican Rejection of Romney is Easy to Understand If You Know What A Republican IS These Days

October 13, 2011

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The Economist has checked in with a statement of the obvious:  Romney is a front-runner without a Republican majority behind him: But the party simply does not want to nominate Mitt Romney.How else to explain the brief flirtation with the ridiculous Donald Trump? The overheated infatuation with a modestly interesting but hardly world-beating Mitch Daniels? […]

BEWARE: CNN Crown’s Republican Candidate as Future Direction of Party

September 14, 2011

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They always do it.  The media always love to provide the answers before Americans have even asked the question. Who is the front runner who will change Republican party politics forever – why ask Fareed Zakaria.  It would be Rick Perry.  He is the grass-roots southern candidate that will lead the party from its former […]

What? CNN Poll Sees More Trust in Economy for Obama Than Republicans in Congress

September 14, 2011

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Wait just a minute, we need to stop and look at that recent CNN poll that put Obama ahead of  Congressional Republicans on the Economy.  But specifically it is a referendum on the President’s new budget plan. Back in June, a CNN poll put Obama in the basement  for his handling of the economy. Obama’s […]

DNC and RNC on the WEB. Who Has The Most Inviting “Front Door” to Membership?

May 9, 2011

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It all boils down to this: Above, the top half of the first page of the Republican National Committee’s website.  Inviting?  Intriguing?  Want to know more?  Do you know who they are or what they do?  SamHenry thinks it looks like a basic grid page rendered by someone without a sense of design or message.  […]

Freshman Repub in Congress Voted a Hottie. Study Links Beauty With Brains

January 25, 2011

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What a fortunate coming together of facts.   Readership of Huffington Post have spoken  and Republican Representative Kristi Noem of South Dakota has been voted the Congressional “hottie.” It has long been known that the beautiful people garner higher salaries. [physorg.coml    Now new UK and US studies have found a link between beauty and brains. [DailyMail] […]

SOTUS MUST Demonstrate Obama Leads Cooperative Rescue of Economy

January 25, 2011

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The State of the Union Speech spectacular is now being called “Date Night.”  The proposal that was made for Republicans and Democrats to sit together in a way that would encourage a more civilized tone in their discourse has been taken to heart.  One congresswoman even laughed and said she would love a wrist corsage. […]

CNN’s Borger Declares End of the Palin Era

January 20, 2011

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“She’s outstayed her welcome.”   That’s really the thesis of Gloria Borger’s recent essay on why Palin is passe and down in the polls.  “America is tired of her.”    Now I am  not a great Palin fan but I have stood in admiration of what she has been able to achieve in spite of, well, […]

Palin and the President – Tucson Tragedy Sees Them Continue Past Political Patterns

January 12, 2011

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Both Bill Maher and Hillary Clinton have seen the extreme right in the actions of Jared Loughner in the Tucson killings.  No one is waiting for his diagnosis. Many looking for the very roots of Loughner’s actions have looked to Sarah Palin and her use of hunting imagery that grows from her Alaskan lifestyle that […]

RACE TO THE FINISH 2012 BEGINS MONDAY. FIRST OUT OF THE GATE – OBAMA? REPUBLICANS?

January 2, 2011

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In the absence of drawing post positions for the race to 2012, it will be the start of the race itself that will help determine how the entries will run. The Republicans  have been trumpeting their resolve to take down much of the framework of the Health Care legislation crafted by the Democrats and passed […]

Training Congress is Like Training a Puppy

December 18, 2010

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We the American people need to take our Congress back.  The summer prior to the passage of the   contentious health care legislation, Congress played us like a violin.  We were “polarized” and “manipulized” to the point that we formed large, long columns of warriors behind our representatives and shouted our support down the lane.  What […]

Let’s Reduce the Power of the Presidency to One – Pardoning Turkeys

November 26, 2010

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In the coming year, Republicans will not just have their counterparts in Congress with whom to contend but it is hoped that they will keep an ear to the ground for the whisper of a White House power grab via use of executive powers Obama is constantly researching.   The key will be to leave […]

DC Dems Like Crocs in a Swamp

November 15, 2010

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  Perhaps a donkey is no longer appropriate for the Democrats.  Perhaps a crocodile would  be preferable considering their penchant for working below the surface to discover ways of locking Republicans into untenable positions on key issues and creating the impression that they are the party of “no.” Obama vowed not to negotiate with Republicans […]

Congress Configuration Now – What It Bodes for the Future

November 13, 2010

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In a discussion on CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360 last night (Friday, November 12, 2010), one of their regular commentators, Republican media consultant Alex Castellanos, opined that with the Democratic “Blue Dogs” (more moderate) gone and only a couple remaining, progressives rule on that side of the aisle. In addition, in the next go-round, many more […]

Smug/Nasty Comments in the Media About Bristol Palin’s Status on DWTS

November 10, 2010

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Bristol and her partner are safe for another week of Dancing with the Stars. After each elimination show, the losing couple appears on the Jimmy Kimmel Show. The losers this week were the gracious and now not without talent former football Cardinals  quarterback, Kurt Warner.  None of the accounts of the show in which he […]