The 16 days of Sarah Palin at CPAC: Day 14: Why We Fight

This is the 14th of my series of Sarah Palin clips from CPAC 2014 & commentary upon them: Day 1: The Crowd Day 2: The Entrance Day 3: Dr. Seuss Day 4: Why Sarah Feels Good Day 5: Playing Prevent Day 6: Sinking Ships Day 7: Flexibility Pens & Putin Day 8: Anticipation Day 9: … Continue reading The 16 days of Sarah Palin at CPAC: Day 14: Why We Fight

Field Guide to NLRC 2014: Peter, Paul & George

There is a lot of focus on the big speakers at events such as NLRC but there is more to such events than just the pols and speakers, there are the people who come to seem them like Peter: Paul: and George You likely haven't heard of any of these fellows but no matter what … Continue reading Field Guide to NLRC 2014: Peter, Paul & George

No Tough Questions For Hillary in Tempe

By  Pat Austin Hillary Clinton is still being coy about a 2016 presidential run.  When asked at a student conference in Tempe, AZ this week, Clinton said she is “obviously thinking about all kinds of decisions.” I think it is inevitable that she will run; I think the inevitability of it is too much for … Continue reading No Tough Questions For Hillary in Tempe

Illinois’ governor race: A battle for the ages

By John Ruberry Pity the Land of Lincoln--four of its last eight elected governors have been convicted of federal crimes--one of them, Rod Blagojevich, is still in prison. He's inmate 40892-424. Blago's successor and two-time running mate, fellow Chicago Democrat Pat Quinn, is running for a second full term. The Republican nominee is Bruce Rauner, a … Continue reading Illinois’ governor race: A battle for the ages

Francis plays Pope-a-Dope on Hell

You will say that these are very small sins; and doubtless, like all young tempters, you are anxious to be able to report spectacular wickedness. But do remember, the only thing that matters is the extent to which you separate the man from the Enemy. It does not matter how small the sins are provided … Continue reading Francis plays Pope-a-Dope on Hell