Category Archives: 2016 Race for the Presidency

Let’s Look at It as Presidents in Mirror-Opposite Conversation

Putting aside the Democrats’ reassessment — or the irony that it’s not the GOP that has to open its tent — and putting aside that we’re no longer a polarized nation . . . and that a realignment of sorts … Continue reading

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MEDIA, MATTERS: WHY NOT TAKE CONTEXT (ATTENDANCE), PLEASE

Politics is all theater. Aristotle could have told me that had I not been ignorant about his writings in high school, when I had the good fortune (I thought back then) of interviewing Ronald Reagan, who was running for president. … Continue reading

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TRUMP, TRUMP, TRUMPs Obamacare?

Donald J. Trump is redefining things — and not just the race for the Republican nomination.  As a celebrity centrist, Trump told one of the Sunday shows that he plans on changing the lines.  “The lines,” he repeated.  Instead of repealing Obamacare, … Continue reading

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CHEERLEADERS & SECRET WEAPONS

Fantastic visual, so forgive me for being tired of the “revolutionary” binary (e.g. HC as establishment) .No doubt Bernie can teach democratic socialism to the idealists of our age (the youth), but it’s time to have another visual — Bernieand … Continue reading

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Beep-Beep – WILE E. CRUZ & HIS ACME ELECTION MACHINE

So Ted Cruz was “despondent” about the prospect of gay marriage, but now he is indifferent to LGBTQers?   Cruz is a flip-flopping ideologue who reminds one of Roadrunner’s coyote. Watch out for falling rocks — and principles!   It … Continue reading

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Kinder, Gentler Neotribalism

Unicorns, not wives, rule. The 19th amendment puzzles pollsters because wives follow husbands.  Hillary did (to Arkansas).  Wives don’t lead husbands, supposedly. And there is no city of women in New Hampshire or California. But not anymore, as the GOP is going … Continue reading

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Her Mother’s Womb; & Scary Anti-LGBTQ Rhetoric

 “We are losing the white male vote in droves,” said former Democratic New Mexico governor Bill Richardson. And the issue is — wait for it — “economic inequality.” How does this Bill, a hopeful Latino presidential candidate from 2008, wish … Continue reading

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CONGRESSIONAL CLIPS TO REMEMBER

Before you hear the “news” tonight, or watch your late-night nightly satire – here are a couple of clips for comparison with former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s morning-to-afternoon professional performance at a GOP political shindig. Remember Fawn? Fawn Hall, … Continue reading

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HARMING HILLARY

Do Democrats want to put a Democrat in the White House? Why complain about the absence of Democratic contenders now? If you’re a self-interested member of the GOP, sure — that GOP-someone who wins the White House will get to … Continue reading

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Gun-Toting Rivals + Is HC a Feminist but Not an Intersectionalist? Or is HC Not Really Human?

Take a look at Renee Ellmers’s opposition. Kay Ryon Daly is running against the Honorable Renee Ellmers in North Carolina’s 2nd congressional district. Not only is she pro-gun (obviously, and undoubtedly not an issue that divides their two candidacies), but … Continue reading

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