The 16 Days of Sarah Palin at CPAC: Day 9 Don’t Blow it!

This is the 9th 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 Nothing is … Continue reading The 16 Days of Sarah Palin at CPAC: Day 9 Don’t Blow it!

Dave Weigel: having seen both Sink and Jolly in action UPDATE CPAC Interview

One of the things I enjoy in life is something well done.  It doesn't matter if it's selling shoes, cutting meat, cooking or a computer program when I see something done well I smile. I find myself smiling a lot when I see Dave Weigel. Two stories explain it first on Fl-13 where he cuts through … Continue reading Dave Weigel: having seen both Sink and Jolly in action UPDATE CPAC Interview

Forget the Democrats will the GOP learn the lessons of FL-13

I was incredibly anxious to watch Morning Joe today. After yesterday's signals concerning Fl-13 and the unexpected GOP win this had the potential to be the most entertaining MSNBC broadcast I've seen since coming home at 3:45 AM with Stacy McCain and Dan Collins in time to see Keith Olberman melt down over Scott Brown's … Continue reading Forget the Democrats will the GOP learn the lessons of FL-13

Florida 13 & the Menorah in the Ballot Box

Yesterday to the surprise of an awful lot of people, including me, David Jolly defeated Alex Sink to win a special election in FL-13. If there was ever a race where the Democrats should have been able to pull off a win it was this one. Consider: 1. Barack Obama carried this district 2. Alex … Continue reading Florida 13 & the Menorah in the Ballot Box

FL-13 Greg Sargent, Morning Joe and The Balance of Probability

Mr. Spock: Lieutenant, I am half-Vulcanian. Vulcanians do not speculate. I speak from pure logic. If I let go of a hammer on a planet that has a positive gravity, I need not see it fall to know that it has in fact fallen. Star Trek: Court Martial 1967 Sherlock: He? Mycroft: Obviously. Sherlock: Why? … Continue reading FL-13 Greg Sargent, Morning Joe and The Balance of Probability