Reminder there have been more attempted Mass Shootings By Bernie Sanders Campaign Volunteers

...then there have been mass shootings by a member of the NRA. What? You've forgotten about Alexandra and the attempt to mass murder republican members of congress? I'm not surprised, like the beating of Senator Rand Paul this weekend by another liberal never Trumper the media doesn't think it's all that newsworthy. That is all … Continue reading Reminder there have been more attempted Mass Shootings By Bernie Sanders Campaign Volunteers

The 14 Amendment & Federal Laws Both Are Flexible, unless your name is Kim Davis

As I've been writing a lot about the Kim Davis situation I was very interested in how it would come up in the Presidential debate on Wednesday, however the subject didn't so much point out the differences in the GOP position as it pointed out the seemingly contrary positions of both media and the selective … Continue reading The 14 Amendment & Federal Laws Both Are Flexible, unless your name is Kim Davis

My GOP Debate Takeaways

OK I've had a few hours to sleep on it and here are my debate takeaways. Winner:  Main Debate Rand Paul:  Despite not having much time in the early rounds won two segments.  Made strong cases for everything he believed and sold his positions well.  Accomplished everything he needed to do, the only question is do … Continue reading My GOP Debate Takeaways

Gop Debate #2 Live blog (constant updates)

Final Update:  The more I think about it the more I'm thinking Fox accomplished exactly what they were looking for.  More on Saturday morning. I'm offended by the "Donald Trump going after women BS" by Megan Kelly and Donna Brazile. We are constantly told by women that they are strong, assertive who are equals to … Continue reading Gop Debate #2 Live blog (constant updates)

Rand Paul and A Dangerous Precedent

In the rush of news all over the place Rand Paul's Tax plan hasn't gotten the attention it deserves. Paul is to be commended for putting out a plan with substance but there is a point I'd like to make. I don't mind a consumption tax if the income taxes are totally eliminated but if … Continue reading Rand Paul and A Dangerous Precedent

Scripted vs Unscripted Hillary vs GOP

Today on WCRN the big discussion is scripted candidates Sherman maintains that both the GOP and Hillary are scripted, Hank the host claims there is a difference. This is how unscripted Hillary is: Campaign staff DROVE 'ordinary' Iowans to Hillary's first campaign stop - including health care 'lobbyist in training' who was an Obama campaign … Continue reading Scripted vs Unscripted Hillary vs GOP

A Response to William Jacobson

By:  Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – A couple of weeks ago William Jacobson queried the possibility of conservatives falling in love with Marco Rubio again.  As one of the original Not One Red Cent bloggers, I’d like to know the answer to that question, too. The comments on the professor’s blog, Legal Insurrection, were not particularly … Continue reading A Response to William Jacobson

Rand Paul vs the New Republic Advantage Rand & Reality

I never Knew the New Republic did comedy because this argument by Brian Beutler is a joke. Rand Paul's Petulance With Reporters Will Ruin Him Now in fairness to Mr. Beutler, you can make a case that Mr. Paul has been more flexible in his positions and to some degree his article makes that case Paul … Continue reading Rand Paul vs the New Republic Advantage Rand & Reality

Rand Paul shows how it’s done

This is simply delightful: In a press conference shortly after the AP's story was published, Paul said discussions of abortion focus too much on "exact details" on the right, and that Democrats should face similarly complex questions. "We always seem to have the debate way over here on what are the exact details on exceptions … Continue reading Rand Paul shows how it’s done

Rand Paul and the Voter ID Dance

by baldilocks Recently, U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) has been intimating that the GOP should drop the topic of voter ID legislation. This position seems to have been influenced by his speech at Howard University—a historically black university—and by his meeting with a group of black pastors. In short, in these two meetings, it seems … Continue reading Rand Paul and the Voter ID Dance

Field Guide to CPAC 2014 Rand Paul & Company

I may be kicked out of the sabermathamatics union for saying this but it seems to me that we've got to start taking Ryan a little more seriously as a great pitcher. Bill James 1988 In the five years I've been going to CPAC the one constant has been the Ron/Rand Paul crowd nicknamed the … Continue reading Field Guide to CPAC 2014 Rand Paul & Company

Why Rand Paul’s win at the NLRC 2014 in Nashua is bigger than you think

One of the things you hear concerning CPAC and the straw poll is that it's not so much a test of who is most popular but who turns out their people. For example Rand Paul's people were all over CPAC for his speech: I had friends who came down for the single day of his … Continue reading Why Rand Paul’s win at the NLRC 2014 in Nashua is bigger than you think

Bill Clinton As Billy Kincaid Ends and Means

Lt. Aldo Raine: Y'know... Utivich 'n myself heard that deal you made with the brass. "End the war tonight"?... I'd make that deal. How 'bout you Utivich, you make that deal? Pfc. Smithson Utivich: I'd make that deal Lt. Aldo Raine: I don't blame ya! Damn good deal! And that purty little nest you feathered … Continue reading Bill Clinton As Billy Kincaid Ends and Means

Bridgegate = IRS The GOP is over the target

Last week I mentioned how the Chris Christie Bridge scandal was a golden opportunity for the GOP: they should use every moment on the air to compare and contrast the media reaction to this Christie Scandal to the IRS scandal. How horrible that in view of the ongoing IRS scandal where a government agency was … Continue reading Bridgegate = IRS The GOP is over the target

Rand Paul plays the MSM

Yesterday there was a big to-do about Mitch McConnell & Rand Paul being caught on a open mic discussing the shutdown. Several sites & news shows played the clip as if it was a big revelation showing the GOP's secret thoughts but instead of a SNAFU ignoring an open mic I submit it was a … Continue reading Rand Paul plays the MSM