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2012 In Review

Today is New Year’s Eve and it is our tradition at tellthetruthonthem.com to review the year that is ending.  On January 1st I predicted what the five biggest political stories of 2012 would be.  I feel that four legitimately made … Continue reading

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Willard’s World – Dangerous And Scary

In the early stages of the sitcom known as the 2012 Republican Presidential Debates people would often comment to me that they were afraid of Willard Mitt Romney.  I basically dismissed the comments probably because I was distracted by the … Continue reading

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Soft Base

History does tend to repeat itself.  A little analysis of Tuesday night’s primary results will illustrate that.

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Second Class

North Carolinians started going to the polls on Thursday with the commencement of early voting in advance of the May 8th primary. Aside from what is now a meaningless Republican Presidential primary, the Democrats have to choose a gubernatorial candidate, … Continue reading

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Boot Vs. Bucks

Politically, three things struck me last week.  Two of them were news items – one widely covered, the other was covered rather in passing.  The third thing was the personal experiences I had interacting with voters.

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April Fools’ Day

Today is April Fools’ Day and I can’t think of a more appropriate time to look at the Scott Walker led Republicans in Wisconsin.  To further add to our joy it appears the “disease’ they are afflicted with is contagious … Continue reading

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1st Quarter Grades – 2012

On January 1st I predicted what the five biggest stories in American politics would be in 2012.  It is time to review my work in progress.

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Blame It On Mikey

When President Obama defeats Willard Mitt Romney on November 6th there will be plenty of finger pointing and the blame game will be on in earnest in the GOP.  I am a believer in the writings of Sun Tzu.  Among … Continue reading

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When A Win Is Still A Loss

Saturday night Louisiana held its Republican Presidential primary.  Saturday afternoon I accurately predicted the order of finish for one of my sons-in-law.  It was that apparent going in that Rick Santorum would finish in first, Mitt Romney in second with … Continue reading

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The Endorsement Of Tammy Duckworth

Some choices in life are difficult.  Many high school seniors are deciding which college to attend next year.  They may have narrowed it down to a handful of outstanding schools and ultimately one has to be the final choice.  Often … Continue reading

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