The Hill Exposes the Secret of Trump’s Primary Success

This is too funny: A single billionaire provided the lion's share of the money to the main Republican super-PAC set up to destroy Donald Trump. Marlene Ricketts, the matriarch of the Ricketts family that owns the Chicago Cubs baseball team, contributed $3 million to the anti-Trump super-PAC "Our Principles PAC," which is being run by … Continue reading The Hill Exposes the Secret of Trump’s Primary Success

Zimbabwean newspaper poster says “Mugabe’s birthday is like that of Jesus Christ”

By John Ruberry Zimbabwean president and kleptocrat Robert Mugabe celebrates his 92nd birthday today with private ceremonies, but later this week a much more lavish affair--previous birthday celebrations have cost $1 million--will be held at the Great Zimbabwe archaeological site. A state-run newspaper, the Sunday Mail, has plastered the nation with yellow-and-black posters that proclaim … Continue reading Zimbabwean newspaper poster says “Mugabe’s birthday is like that of Jesus Christ”

The Marco Rubio Song: Win one Now!

Yesterday Marco Rubio with the endorsement of a popular governor a sitting Senator and one of the most popular members of congress has as of this writing, managed to eek out a 2nd place finish by two tenths of one percent of the vote. Yet keeps pretending that he's winning. So in honor of Marco … Continue reading The Marco Rubio Song: Win one Now!

South Carolina (R)/Nevada (D) Instant Aftermath

By Steve Eggleston "Game over man, game over" - Hudson, "Aliens" I could just as easily titled this "The Death of Conservatism", because that's what the results out of South Carolina mean. Donald Trump, who returned to his liberal roots in the last debate, won the South Carolina primary by 10 percentage points. By "returned", … Continue reading South Carolina (R)/Nevada (D) Instant Aftermath