Joe Manchin Accidentally Explains Media silence on Arapahoe

A few days ago we commented on how the Arapahoe shooting suddenly seemed to disappear from the cable news shows.  This didn't change even after the horrible news that young Claire Davis has died of her wounds. While I commented on several factors I skipped the most important, the political one. The left media and … Continue reading Joe Manchin Accidentally Explains Media silence on Arapahoe

DaTechGuy: RINO!

Guested on Michael Graham's show today during his 2nd hour where we disagreed on Ted Cruz fight to defund Obamacare. Michael said it was useless because in the end Obama will not vote for a bill without Obamacare paid in full. I maintain that this fight is worthwhile and will go result in a ton … Continue reading DaTechGuy: RINO!

It’s a Trap! Pat Toomey Ted Kennedy & Danegeld Edition

"...if there is one thing I've learned in politics, it's never turn your back on a crumb." Hubert Humphrey 1957 No matter what you think of Ted Kennedy his effectiveness as a senator can't be seriously questioned. The secret to his success was twofold. 1. Personality, Ted Kennedy could be very personable to his fellow … Continue reading It’s a Trap! Pat Toomey Ted Kennedy & Danegeld Edition

Am I the only one who finds the Manchin situation distasteful?

I know that turnabout is fair play but Manchin was elected as a democrat just a week ago. I think it would be dishonorable for him to suddenly switch sides without even giving the Majority he is a part of to demonstrate common sense: Republicans are making some big promises to try to lure West … Continue reading Am I the only one who finds the Manchin situation distasteful?