Tag Archives: Marco Rubio

Two Pairs; No Princes

Things must be getting boring in American politics because people are starting to talk about the Republican Veepstakes.  That is the exercise we go through every four years debating who the nominee will pick as a running mate.  In my … 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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On Wisconsin And Beyond

This article has nothing to do with the University of Wisconsin or the Badgers’ athletic teams although I will admit their fight song On, Wisconsin inspired today’s title.  However, this posting does have a lot to do with Tuesday’s Wisconsin … Continue reading

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We’ll Keep Listening

Just the other day I happened to be watching something political on television when the coverage switched to Bernie Sanders speaking at an event.  About as he started my wife, who is very pro-Sanders, sat down next to me and … Continue reading

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Grab A Beer; You Need It

Today is Dyngus Day in Poland, the birthplace of three of my grandparents, where it is a national holiday.  Festive celebrations will abound in my native Buffalo, New York for the same reason.  In the spirit of things instead of … Continue reading

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‘Twas The Ides Of March

March 15th is known as The Ides of March.  The date is infamous for the assassination of Julius Caesar.  Talk about ending a political career.  As I write this, some of the dust is still settling from Tuesday’s primaries, but … Continue reading

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Ask Me Tuesday Night

Last night the Republicans held their twelfth presidential debate of the cycle on the campus of the University of Miami (or the “U” as they call it in Florida).  The participants were Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio and John … Continue reading

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Buzzer Beaters?

Especially for someone like me who watches them all in their entirety, the debates are getting boring.  There are too many of them and they come too frequently.  Too much of them are candidates spinning questions into snippets from their … Continue reading

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Halftime Report

This site is not a news source and has never held itself out to be.  Last night and going into this morning (past the publishing deadline) there were six primary contests, the firm results of only three are available as … 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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