The Melania Trump Bill Clinton Late Night Comic Test

The last few years have proven that the left can convince a low information voter of a lot of things, but even the full power of the mainstream media and the strongest zealots from the War on Women® brigade would not be able to convince the American public that Bill Clinton would have no interest … Continue reading The Melania Trump Bill Clinton Late Night Comic Test

1968 returns

By John Ruberry This year could end up being the most tumultuous year since 1968. During that year there was of course a heated presidential election, the Democrats nominated Vice President Hubert Humphrey, who represented the status quo, one that was not especially popular. The Republicans chose a former vice president, Richard Nixon, whose critics … Continue reading 1968 returns

the #Unexpectedly Chronicles The MSM new favorite (Rookie) Poll

Yesterday I posted on figures at Nate Silver web site showing Trump with a lead and suggesting it was time for Democrats to start panicking. That post scored an instalanche and as of this writing is one of my more popular posts of the year. However it didn't take long for the "Nowcast" to flip … Continue reading the #Unexpectedly Chronicles The MSM new favorite (Rookie) Poll

Condition: Unknown Unknowns

by baldilocks Yesterday on Facebook, I asked my friends for writing topics and received some excellent suggestions. Here is one of the fruits of that request. When motivated, I can, sometimes, go on. Another great request: commentary on our spiritual condition as Americans.  Volumes are possible, but only one example is necessary...for those with "an … Continue reading Condition: Unknown Unknowns

Time to Bust Some Second Amendment Myths

On July 19th Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey unilaterally banned the sale of most semiautomatic rifles in the State simply because they share characteristics with already banned “assault rifles”.  This is the newest in a long series of threats to our right to bear arms.  The best way to fight against these threats is by … Continue reading Time to Bust Some Second Amendment Myths

Nate Silver Officially Declares it time for Democrats to Panic

Pseudolus: [to Hysterium] Calm yourself down! I'll tell you when it's time to panic! Miles Gloriosus: I smell mischief here! Pseudolus:  It's time. A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum 1966   If Don Surber smokes he's lighting a cigar right now because here is Nate silver site this morning It's one thing … Continue reading Nate Silver Officially Declares it time for Democrats to Panic

The #unexpectedly Chronicles Hillary accidently advances equality

There is a lot of fuss about the "Historic" nature of Hillary Clinton's nomination by the Democrats but I've not been one of them for a couple of reasons. Either years ago when everyone saw "history" being made, I saw the raising of a corrupt chicago machine pol to the highest office in the land … Continue reading The #unexpectedly Chronicles Hillary accidently advances equality

The Answer to Ed Driscoll’s DNC Morning Joe Question

There was a throw away line in this piece at Instapundit concerning Debbie Wasserman Schultz's and wikileaks that jumped out at me: What is it with the DNC and their strange stalker-like obsession with Morning Joe anyhow? Here’s video of the Obama administration emailing the show and one of Joe’s distaff co-hosts (possibly Savannah Guthrie) … Continue reading The Answer to Ed Driscoll’s DNC Morning Joe Question

Break new ground, put your husband to sleep

While the media touts the entitled one (you can watch her speech here), there were a number of things going on: Signs of protest were made on the spot, Meanwhile in the California delegation, "Hillary" signs being changed to "Liar." #DNCinPHL pic.twitter.com/MtIepm68CK — Brad Mielke (@TheBradMielke) July 29, 2016 The California delegation walked out, California delegates … Continue reading Break new ground, put your husband to sleep

The Trump Reagan Parallel that everyone is missing

You better sign those, they're the ones paying your salary. Jimmy Stewart to Raquel Welch One of the things that has driven foes of Donald Trump, particularly conservative ones, crazy has been his willingness to compare himself to Ronald Reagan. Despite this anger a comparison between the two is quite apt and the reason is … Continue reading The Trump Reagan Parallel that everyone is missing

The One Word to Associate with Hillary that would Doom Her Campaign

In the worlds of marketing and politics, the most powerful weapon is word association. It works both ways. Associating a campaign with a positive word or phrase can build a rabid following; "hope and change" worked wonders for President Obama. Associating an opponent with a negative word or phrase can be even more devastating. Nobody … Continue reading The One Word to Associate with Hillary that would Doom Her Campaign

Ethics and PP’s campaign cash

Following the money can be an intriguing political exercise. Take one Planned Parenthood affiliate's political expenditures, for example. When a candidate benefits from PP expenditures and later has to vote on a PP contract, when does business-as-usual becomes a matter of ethical concern? Darlene Pawlik wants to find out. She’s checking things out close to … Continue reading Ethics and PP’s campaign cash

Public Breastfeeding is a Gentleman’s Business

A dirty look.  That's what I saw flash from an older lady towards a mom of two who had stopped in the mall to breastfeed her youngest child.  I wouldn't have noticed had my cousin not previously complained on Facebook about how she was asked to cover up for publicly breastfeeding.  Sure enough, the more … Continue reading Public Breastfeeding is a Gentleman’s Business

Bloomberg for Hillary vs Giuliani for Trump perfectly summarized

Don Surber has been nailing in on Trump a lot lately but he's never nailed it as well has he has when talking the Bloomberg Hillary endorsement: Mike Bloomberg, former mayor of New York City, will endorse Hillary at the DNC convention. That is great news for Trump... ...Rudy Giuliani endorsed Trump. He's America's Mayor. … Continue reading Bloomberg for Hillary vs Giuliani for Trump perfectly summarized

Two attacks in church, two different outcomes

I was reading about the  horrific decapitation of Fr. Jacques Hamel in church yesterday (emphasis added), One of a pair of ISIS knifemen who stormed a church in Normandy before slitting the throat of an elderly priest has been named as known terror threat Adel Kermiche. The 19-year-old 'ISIS soldier' was being monitored with an … Continue reading Two attacks in church, two different outcomes