For the Left November 6th 2018 is going to make November 8th 2016 Look like a Mild Disappointment

As far back as January of this year I've been writing that I can't wait for election day because I've believed that the left's assertion that a big blue wave was coming was pretty much smoke and mirrors, noted the differences between the red wave of 2010 and the supposed blue wave of 2018 and … Continue reading For the Left November 6th 2018 is going to make November 8th 2016 Look like a Mild Disappointment

Donald Trump NOT the GOP won big on Tuesday

DaTechGuy: Mr. Trump hundreds of people were waiting in line to see you today, and another 120 were waiting without tickets I interviewed a bunch of them and there were democrats who were crossing over and such. What are they seeing that the GOP establishment and some of the people in this room might not … Continue reading Donald Trump NOT the GOP won big on Tuesday

Seven Big Differences between the 2010 Big Red Wave and the expected 2018 “Big Blue Wave”

Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence. John Adams As we continue to see the GOP head for the hills while the left braces for what they believe is going to be a banner year … Continue reading Seven Big Differences between the 2010 Big Red Wave and the expected 2018 “Big Blue Wave”

Nancy Pelosi The Not so Foxy and the Grapes

Via Drudge McClatchy reports that Democrats desperate to find anything that resembles victor are finding some hope deep in a few state legislative races: In a party desperate for victories, Democratic candidates are finding the most success in little-noticed state legislative races. They’ve already won four seats previously under Republican control, some of them in … Continue reading Nancy Pelosi The Not so Foxy and the Grapes

I’m with Mike Rogers The Time for a Conservative Party has Come

Mrs Cooper:You know how your daddy used to say that you can only fish for so long before you got to throw a stick of dynamite in the water? Sheldon: Yeah. Mrs Cooper:Well, I’m done fishing The Big Bang Theory The Luminous Fish Effect 2007 I'm done. I'm done asking people to vote for the … Continue reading I’m with Mike Rogers The Time for a Conservative Party has Come

Mass GOP Free Agency vs Building the Farm

As a Massachusetts conservative watching the national media go wild about the election of a Republican Governor completely ignoring the lack of coattails (hell the lack of coat) is a source of frustration. Charlie Baker is a nice guy and he means well but his election is not likely to have more than a cosmetic … Continue reading Mass GOP Free Agency vs Building the Farm

Maybe the Morning Joe Panel WAS born yesterday

To you Baldrick the Renaissance was just something that happened to other people wasn't it? Rowan Atkinson Blackadder 2 1986 Remain Calm, all is well! Keven Bacon Animal House 1978 It's the week of te 4th of July and Joe & Mika have the week off so the panel today is Donnie Deutsch, Mike Barnicle, … Continue reading Maybe the Morning Joe Panel WAS born yesterday

Demoralized at hell: “I’m waxing my legs that week” edition

Any guy who has been turned down for a date knows the social convention of coming up with some kind of excuse for not going out (instead of the much kinder "I'm just not interested"). Claire McCaskill is the latest Democrat to decide that she will be waxing her legs that week. She was among … Continue reading Demoralized at hell: “I’m waxing my legs that week” edition

They don’t like the Dog food Redux

Via this tweet by Byron York: ...comes this very funny headline from the NYT: A Campaign Challenge: Defining Obama Defining Obama?. Hasn't that game already been played? The mainstream media helped smooth the way with the questions not asked, the history glossed over, the records sealed, the voices silenced by loyal Leftist Democrats. All had … Continue reading They don’t like the Dog food Redux

Peter Durant the final drop of the big red wave

As Roxeanne pointed out yesterday Peter Durant won YET AGAIN in the Worcester 6th district this time by practically a landslide, 56 votes! If I was a more cynical man I'd say this was the the deciding factor: With observers from the U.S. Department of Justice in Southbridge looking to ensure the integrity of the … Continue reading Peter Durant the final drop of the big red wave

Polls aren’t elections: Ann Marie Buerkle vs McClatchy Newspapers

My first meeting with Ann Marie Burekle was the day that Syracuse Post-Standard declared that she was down double digits. The poll itself was suspect but as my friend Robert Stacy McCain often says Polls aren't elections. (this is what I constantly remind those who say Palin can't win due to a poll that the … Continue reading Polls aren’t elections: Ann Marie Buerkle vs McClatchy Newspapers

The good news runneth over

After long day of promoting the show door to door it's nice to come home to good news like this: Finally, after weeks of canvassing, absentee ballot counting, and legal challenges, Rep. Dan Maffei (D) has conceded to Ann Marie Buerkle (R) in the NY25 race. A press conference is scheduled for 4PM today. Ann … Continue reading The good news runneth over

Two great nurses for a sick congress

With less than 18 hours to the show premiere I've had little time for blogging but I see there is great news from two districts where Registered Nurses rather than career politicians are changing the face of the congress. Renee Ellmers has won in NC-2. My congratulations to Renee, Lorie Byrd and all those who … Continue reading Two great nurses for a sick congress

NY-25 and the Mystery of the Lost Election

You might remember Ny-25 as one of the stops on my pre-election road trip. Well strange things seem to be going on over there. The first strange thing is the absence of media attention, apparently this is a request from the Maffei campaign that has apparently not fallen on deaf ears: any vote totals reported … Continue reading NY-25 and the Mystery of the Lost Election

The Globe discovers that Massachusetts has shot itself in the foot…AGAIN

The Boston Globe reports that things are looking grim for Massachusetts: Massachusetts could lose more than $200 million in funding this year — and quite possibly similar amounts each year for the foreseeable future — as the incoming Republican congressional leadership and President Obama take aim at earmarked spending projects. At risk are a host … Continue reading The Globe discovers that Massachusetts has shot itself in the foot…AGAIN