Why Trump is President and Romney Isn’t

The former governor of Massachusetts Mitt Romney gave a perfect illustration of the difference between him and Donald Trump this weekend. The Utah GOP Senate Candidate had this to say about the press: Republican Senate candidate and former presidential nominee Mitt Romney on Thursday defended the media "as essential to our Republic," breaking with President Trump, who has called the press … Continue reading Why Trump is President and Romney Isn’t

Don’s Misreading Mitt Romney

It isn't often that I disagree with Don Surber but this take on Mitt Romney is less that what it seems. While Romney is running for the Senate in a Republican state, he is more popular than Trump so he really does not need to kiss up. But he is one Never Trumper giving the … Continue reading Don’s Misreading Mitt Romney

This Anti-Mitt Ad has the Virtue of Being True

That's why it's effective They left out the unwillingness to fight against gay marriage which even in Massachusetts only survived by a single supreme court vote and the unwillingness of Mitt to fight to get it on the ballot. Mitt is a good family man, a smart fellow and he's deserves a lot of credit … Continue reading This Anti-Mitt Ad has the Virtue of Being True

If ONLY The Stormy Daniels Story Concerned President Romney…

...Then the media offensive might have a prayer of doing what they want it to do, bring down a GOP president. You see Mitt Romney has a history of an image of a good family man, a man of high (personal NOT POLITICAL) moral standards and character so if it turned out that he had … Continue reading If ONLY The Stormy Daniels Story Concerned President Romney…

If any cabinet position can use new blood, it’s Secretary of State

Of all of Donald Trump's cabinet decisions, Secretary of State has been the most contentious. All of the four or five remaining candidates have been attacked to some degree, including a barrage of attacks on Mitt Romney from within the Trump camp itself. All of the four or five candidates have long histories of political … Continue reading If any cabinet position can use new blood, it’s Secretary of State

The three possible scenarios surrounding the bizarre Mitt Romney situation

Earlier today, top Trump adviser KellyAnne Conway continued her attacks on potential Secretary of State Mitt Romney, this time on the Sunday morning shows. She's not alone with Newt Gingrich and Mike Huckabee voicing their opposition to Romney, who spent the majority of the campaign season attacking Trump. It's unprecedented for aides and allies of … Continue reading The three possible scenarios surrounding the bizarre Mitt Romney situation

Donald Trump Channels David Ortiz beats the Media shift

Keep your eye clear, and hit 'em where they ain't Willie Keeler Four Years and six months ago I was in NH for a NRO event along with a lot of other bloggers and reporters after all of us watched one of the GOP primary debates that was notable for George Stephanopoulos suddenly asking Mitt … Continue reading Donald Trump Channels David Ortiz beats the Media shift

Romney vs Trump as OODA Loop as Kirk vs Khan

Lt. Savvik: Admiral... what happens if Reliant fails to follow us into the nebula? Captain Spock: Mr. Saavik. Remind me to explain to you the concept of human ego. Star Trek The Wrath of Khan 1982 At Ricochet Jon Gabriel reminds us of the OODA loop arguing that Mitt Romney speech's goal was to get … Continue reading Romney vs Trump as OODA Loop as Kirk vs Khan

GOP treating Romney as Conservative Savior for Hitting Trump Are You Kidding Me?

Gen.Patton: I know I'm a prima donna. I admit it. What I can't stand about Monty is, he won't admit it. Patton 1970 Brett Maverick: Jimson hadn't been in the game 10 minutes before I when I knew why he was there. He was the real expert making his two brace men look like a … Continue reading GOP treating Romney as Conservative Savior for Hitting Trump Are You Kidding Me?

My @TedCruz Debate/Election Comeback Plan vs @realDonaldTrump

I've written several posts on the current electoral situation in the GOP  and noticed some of the statements of the various campaigns that are completely divorced from reality when it comes to dealing with Donald Trump. Furthermore on twitter, but not yet on the blog I've hit the absolutely stupidity of Mitt Romney's attack on … Continue reading My @TedCruz Debate/Election Comeback Plan vs @realDonaldTrump

Mitt Figures it out, 10 months early or three years late.

Apparently Mitt Romney is a reader because after these two posts decrying a 2016 Romney candidacy voilà: Mitt Romney ended his rollercoaster return to presidential politics on Friday, declaring his party would be better served by the "next generation of Republican leaders" and concluding his unlikely comeback as suddenly as it began. Aides said it … Continue reading Mitt Figures it out, 10 months early or three years late.

Hey GOP Do you Really Need the MSM’s Romney Plan Explained AGAIN

I don't have a lot of time to watch news in the morning anymore but yesterday as I briefly put on Morning Joe I watched as the team started Lionizing Mitt Romney as an excellent choices for the GOP nomination. Being a sane man who has the capability of remembering beyond a 24 hour period … Continue reading Hey GOP Do you Really Need the MSM’s Romney Plan Explained AGAIN

The Question Mitt Romney has to Answer

With all the talk going around concerning a possible Mitt Romney Candidacy in 2016 I don't seem to be hearing anyone asking the basic question I asked last year. Since nobody in the media will bring it up let me repeat myself a bit: First a point I made back in January of 2012: I’ve … Continue reading The Question Mitt Romney has to Answer

It’s not Racist if the target is a Conservative: Part CXXVII

The top story at the Hotair Top headlines has been the same for a couple of days, it concerns Mitt Romney & Election 2014.  Here is a screen shot of the image as of 6 AM Jan 2nd: The story itself quotes a longtime Romney friend who says he will only get into election 2016 … Continue reading It’s not Racist if the target is a Conservative: Part CXXVII

The 2014 GOP Tea Party Conundrum

"To the angel of the church in Laodicea, 10 write this: " 'The Amen, the faithful and true witness, the source of God's creation, says this: I know your works; I know that you are neither cold nor hot. I wish you were either cold or hot.   So, because you are lukewarm, neither hot … Continue reading The 2014 GOP Tea Party Conundrum

Mitt Romney Slut Slamming and the Electorate

The Network: At this point your planet is the least civilized in the entire galaxy. Gary King: What did he say? Andrew Knightley: He said we are a bunch of f*** ups. Gary King: Hey it is our basic human right to be f*** ups. This civilization was founded on f*** ups and you know … Continue reading Mitt Romney Slut Slamming and the Electorate

The GOP Death Wish: Romney 2016

Can't Anybody here play this game? Casey Stengel Scotty: There’s an old, old saying on earth, Mr. Sulu: “Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me.” Star Trek: Friday’s Child 1967 When I saw this under Byron York's byline I cringed: What are the ultimate chances Romney runs? One member of … Continue reading The GOP Death Wish: Romney 2016

Election 2016 is just 26 months away…

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT --  The only thing we know for sure about the 2016 presidential election is that Obama is not running.  (Wait, we do know that, right?) The pundits have been buzzing for months about whether Mitt Romney will try one more time in 2016; adding some flame to the fire is Romney’s … Continue reading Election 2016 is just 26 months away…

Obama’s 2012 straw man: Bain Capital

By John Ruberry It's hard to fathom now, but one of the major issues of the 2012 presidential campaign was Mitt Romney's 15-year leadership of the Boston-based private equity firm Bain Capital, which he co-founded. Two years later President Obama, who of course defeated Romney in '12, faces multiple crises, including scandals involving IRS targeting of … Continue reading Obama’s 2012 straw man: Bain Capital

MSNBC Disappointed One Got Away

Dragons may not have much real use for all their wealth, but they know it to an ounce as a rule, especially after long possession; and Smaug was no exception...He stirred and stretched forth his neck to sniff. Then he missed the cup!  Thieves! Fire! Murder! Such a thing had not happened since first he … Continue reading MSNBC Disappointed One Got Away