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It Takes A Party

One of the questions that political observers, especially Democrats, have been pondering this election cycle is whether or not we are witnessing the demise of the Republican Party.  Not since the mid 1800’s has America seen a major political Party … Continue reading

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Who Is The Real Donald Trump (And Will He Just Go Away)?

I’m not alone but I certainly plead guilty to continuing to speculate as to Donald Trump’s true motivation in his quest for the Presidency.  I just can’t figure out why a rich, (although probably nowhere near as rich as he … Continue reading

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Do You Believe In Magic?

Yes, I stole the title of today’s article from the 1965 Lovin’ Spoonful’s hit of the same name.  That is also where the resemblance ceases.  John Sebastian wrote the song about young love; I’m talking about willfully ignoring past performance.  … Continue reading

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The “Negative” Is A Positive

Tonight and next week Tuesday will determine the immediate political futures of both John Kasich and Marco Rubio.  I really don’t think either has a chance of obtaining the 2016 Republican nod via the “front door”.  My regular readers know … Continue reading

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40(b) May Not Be

There is already some talk among political observers about Republican National Committee Rule 40(b).  Expect more as time goes on.  My guess is that it is a lot of talk about nothing.  Caution: This one gets pretty well into the … Continue reading

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It’s Donald

I was incorrect.  Like most political observers I thought the candidacy of Donald Trump would crash and burn very early on.  I don’t know if I underestimated Trump’s candidacy, overestimated the intelligence of the Republican primary electorate or perhaps a … Continue reading

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Clown Car To Three Stooges

Saturday was a night of watching primary returns.  I will give very brief mention to the Nevada Democratic Caucus; the story was the South Carolina Republican Primary.

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Republicans?

Tonight we will probably know the results of today’s South Carolina Republican presidential primary.  The latest reliable polling predicts it will go Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio in that order.  If it does, it will illustrate how far … Continue reading

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A Bad High School Movie

There have been a ton of movies about high school over the years.  Most of us have to admit they are among our guilty pleasures.  I thought I was transported back to one last night as I watched the GOP … Continue reading

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In Anticipation Of Margins And Second Place

Like most political observers I went into the New Hampshire primary expecting Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump to win their respective primaries.  The question marks were the margin by which Sanders won, who finished second on the Republican side and … Continue reading

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