Tag Archives: Iowa Caucus

The Inevitable Christie ?

With his expected landslide reelection as New Jersey’s Governor on Tuesday, Chris Christie became the media’s consensus choice as the 2016 Republican Presidential nominee and the Clinton-Christie contest was underway as far as they were concerned.  While, at this point, … Continue reading

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Governor God

In my youth, when I got a little too big for my britches, I remember my parents asking me, “Who died and left you boss?”  That was for my own good and reminded me of my limitations.  This basic phrase … Continue reading

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The Silver and Suspicion

 If twice in 32 days a Party proves they cannot run a caucus why should a nation entrust them with running its government?

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Chorus Of Cowards

Not every winner or loser in the Republican Presidential Primary has their name on the ballot.  Four prominent Republicans have proven themselves to be losers by their lack of courage.  They purport to be leaders of their Party in their … Continue reading

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Mo And Money

The next stop, which I feel will be a pivotal one, for the Republican Presidential primary race is South Carolina.  The main objective for candidates is to either maintain or establish momentum in the Palmetto State.  How they will do … Continue reading

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Can’t Tell A Newt From A Hippo

Did you ever notice how the gangster hides behind the law when he goes to court?  How the bully hates it when somebody more powerful than him finally comes along and gives him what he has coming.  We have seen … Continue reading

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Caucus Chaos

Political viability is an interesting topic.  It has degrees.  At its apex it means a candidate is actually able to win.  At a lower, but still significant level, it means a candidate is not enough of a factor to win … Continue reading

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All Aboard

As I watch the results come in from the Iowa Caucus the 1980 Ozzy Osbourne song, Crazy Train is running through my mind.  There is an old political adage that there are three tickets out of Iowa and tonight’s results … Continue reading

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Let The Show Continue

According to Nielsen last Saturday night’s debate on ABC was the highest rated to date with 7.6 million viewers.  In fact it was the most watched program on television last Saturday night, period.  According to the U.S. Census Bureau there … Continue reading

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It’s Knute Rockne, Michele

When you put six people on stage who are devoid of feasible ideas having an intellectually stimulating debate is an unrealistic expectation.  That is exactly what happened Saturday night on the campus of Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa during … Continue reading

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