Tag Archives: Iowa Caucus

From Fight To Deja Vu And Finally Kumbaya

I went into last night’s Democratic debate in New Hampshire with the lowest of expectations.  Earlier in the day I left a message on a fellow progressive’s phone wishing her luck on staying awake during the broadcast.  Well it certainly … Continue reading

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Listen To Lindsey

Tuesday morning I happened to be listening to Morning Joe on MSNBC when South Carolina Republican Senator Lindsey Graham was being interviewed.  He spouted what I think will be the quote of the month and solid advise to any Republicans … Continue reading

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What We Know Of What Happened

The final results of the 2016 Iowa Caucuses are not in as I start to write this, but we know much more about how 2016 will go than we did 24 hours ago and that is what matters.  Let’s explore … Continue reading

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It Starts Tonight

Tonight it starts for real!  The first votes of the 2016 campaign are cast in the Iowa Caucuses.  That doesn’t mean the spinning, posturing and outright lying will stop; it only means the clock is running and the scoreboard will … Continue reading

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The Cowardly Bully

The biggest American political news of last week is something that literally didn’t happen; Donald Trump, the current Republican front-runner didn’t show up for Thursday night’s GOP debate in Des Moines, Iowa. 

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Bernie Black

Last night NBC News hosted a Democratic Presidential Debate in South Carolina.  Despite former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley’s presence on stage during which he reinforced his irrelevance, it was between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton.  While many perceived the evening … Continue reading

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Red Meat For Bubba

Last night’s Republican debate was held in North Charleston, South Carolina.  The field is starting to thin significantly, especially if you agree with my article from yesterday.  The early contests are days away.  Couple all those circumstances together and the … Continue reading

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Who Remains?

It seems like the 2016 presidential campaign has been going on forever.  In reality the first vote won’t be cast until we turn one more page on the calendar.  To put the race into basketball terms, the players are finished … Continue reading

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Macbeth To Cruz?

Today is not really a bragging day even though it may sound like one.  Instead I want to illustrate the hypocrisy of one GOP wannabe, the political ignorance of most of his followers and the pure evil of one of … Continue reading

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“Home” From The “Holiday”

  OK, it’s 2016 and I’m back to writing “live” instead of on the holiday time delay.  I got to finish the two non-fiction books I had in the works and complete a John Grisham novel for pleasure during my … Continue reading

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