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Baseball Anyone?

It’s Wednesday morning as I sit down to write this article and several topics are on my mind.  Interestingly, while unrelated, they all come together if you think of them in terms of one of them – baseball. 

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Imitators Or Idiots?

Sunday Donald Trump revealed his immigration policy.  Monday I caught the “bullet points” version of it and dismissed it as the rantings of the ignorant.  Trump is becoming an increasingly large joke and seriously analyzing any of his policy statements … Continue reading

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Then There’s Jon Stewart

Circle this date on your calendar.  Today I’m going to defend Fox News.  Well, to a degree anyway.

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Walking Around (The Issues) Money

Too many American believe all politicians are liars.  That is simply not the case.  I will concede that most are selective in what they point out; only saying things that tend to reinforce their points.  Unfortunately there is a plentiful … Continue reading

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I Don’t Know; But I’ll Tell You

Rick Santorum’s campaign for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination is on life support.  Therefore a case can be made to simply ignore him and anything he says.  The problem is that Santorum isn’t articulating anything that different from many other … Continue reading

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Call The Bluff Reince

The Republican Party has a Donald Trump problem and its National Chairman Reince Priebus may have a way to minimize it but it involves taking a very small risk.  Actually, if my thinking and that of a lot of other … Continue reading

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Predicting Effect

Often the Sunday story is based on the big political story of the preceding week.  This past week there were simply too many to cover and no single one sticks out as the biggest.  What I want to focus on … Continue reading

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Hate Money

Sunday night The Guardian published a story that illustrated another of the evils of money in American politics.  This wasn’t a case of big money; it was a case of hate money. 

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Life In The Spotlight

This week Donald Trump announced that he would seek the 2016 Republican nomination for President.  He defied the predictions of many including mine.  We may yet all receive “technical absolution” for our “sin”.  According to US election law a candidate … Continue reading

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They’re Biting

Hillary Clinton has the luxury of being a runaway favorite for the 2016 Democratic Presidential nomination.  On the Republican side there is currently a crowded field, (and if you believe the polls), with no clear frontrunner.  Theoretically that gives each … Continue reading

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