Five Unlinked Thoughts Under the Fedora, Black vote, amazing coincidences, Lessons from Nixon in CA, Dems vs Law enforcement and

The last of my posts written pre-system disaster went up yesterday so here are five thoughts with no live links or graphics under my fedora. I'll put full URL's at the end so you can go to the stories using copy and paste. At PJ Media via Instapundit comes numbers that would shock twitter (does … Continue reading Five Unlinked Thoughts Under the Fedora, Black vote, amazing coincidences, Lessons from Nixon in CA, Dems vs Law enforcement and

Slow down, it’s not Watergate. Not even close.

By John Ruberry Liberals and members of the mainstream media--okay, other than how they earn their paychecks there isn't much difference between the two--have many intellectual flaws. But I'm going to zero in on just one here--their predilection to view all events through the sphere of the '60s. For this discussion I'm going to bend time … Continue reading Slow down, it’s not Watergate. Not even close.

Why Trump will win Monday’s debate

By John Ruberry "I'm not an actor, I'm a movie star!" Peter O'Toole's Alan Swann character in My Favorite Year. A couple of writers I usually agree with, the Chicago Tribune's John Kass and Breitbart's Joel Pollak, the latter unsuccessfully  ran for Congress six years ago in the Illinois district where I live, are predicting … Continue reading Why Trump will win Monday’s debate

1968 returns

By John Ruberry This year could end up being the most tumultuous year since 1968. During that year there was of course a heated presidential election, the Democrats nominated Vice President Hubert Humphrey, who represented the status quo, one that was not especially popular. The Republicans chose a former vice president, Richard Nixon, whose critics … Continue reading 1968 returns

The IRS Scandal Rosemary Woods on Steroids

Archie Bunker: What are you doing now? Joe Foley: [Setting fire to Archie's lipstick stained handkerchief] What Nixon Should have done to the tapes. All in the Family Archie's Brief Encounter Pt 2 1976 Vincent Hanna:And now, finally, a word with the man who is at the centre of this bye-election mystery: the voter himself. … Continue reading The IRS Scandal Rosemary Woods on Steroids