davidl on February 27th, 2015

As Plato, Abraham Lincoln, Will Rodgers Woody Allen once quipped:  “Ninety percent of like is just showing up.” Any good team can win at home.  In order to be great, a team has to win on the road.  For a Scott Walker, or Ted Cruz, playing CPAC is a home game.   For Jeb Bush, it […]

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davidl on February 27th, 2015

Two for one Friday. The Snarks of the Day, from Carly Fiorina via Ashe Schow, Washington Examiner: “[Mrs. Clinton] tweets about women’s rights in this country and takes money from governments that deny women the most basic human rights.” Bonus quip: “She tweets about equal pay for women but won’t answer basic questions about her […]

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davidl on February 22nd, 2015

From Hupy.com Posted on Apr 06, 2010 This year marks the 7th Annual Executive’s Ride to promote tourism and Milwaukee County. Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker held a press conference on April 6th at House of Harley-Davidson, in Greenfield, Wisconsin, discussing his plans for this year’s ride. Although usually held in June, the 2010 Ride […]

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davidl on February 2nd, 2015

George Pataki, the republican leader of a state without a single republican in state wide office, again, somehow, thinks he should run for President, from Fox News: Former New York Gov. George Pataki told Fox News on Monday he’s “seriously” exploring a 2016 Republican bid for president. The former governor said he plans to travel […]

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davidl on January 30th, 2015

This is not a William Tecumseh Sherman like statement. However, from Mitt Romney, via Hugh Hewitt: I’ve decided it is best to give other leaders in the Party the opportunity to become our next nominee. Mitt does leave the door ajar, if no republican candidate can step up.   Sorry for the Dope from Hope, Mike […]

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davidl on January 15th, 2015

She had me at hello. from Weekly Standard: WASHINGTON, DC – Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) today announced that U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst (R-IA) will deliver the Republican Address to the Nation following the State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Will Joni make em […]

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davidl on January 3rd, 2015

Two political campaigns, albeit both losing, two political icons, one national and one partisan. and two speeches. Up first Mario Cuomo at age 52 in 1984, video: Next, Ronald Reagan at age 53 in 1964, video: Compare and contrast, funny Cuomo’s speech is the singular speech for which is noted In contrast, Reagan’s speech was […]

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davidl on December 29th, 2014

I don’t get to pick the next President.  Rather all I can do it to support the best alternative.   Such is life.   I am not now, nor expect to be a Jeb Bush fan.   That said, Bush’s emergence been encouraging Washington (CNN) — Jeb Bush is the clear Republican presidential frontrunner, surging to the front […]

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davidl on December 27th, 2014

Bernie Sander (socialist – Vermont) wants to run for President: BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Vermont independent Sen. Bernie Sanders says he’ll decide by March whether to launch a 2016 presidential campaign and, if so, whether he’ll seek the Democratic nomination. Either way, Sanders says he wouldn’t run just to nudge the debate to the left. […]

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davidl on December 17th, 2014

Like John Forbes Kerry, Mrs. William Clinton was for extraordinary rendition before she was opposed to it.from Daily Mail (UK): Hillary Rodham Clinton said the U.S. should never be involved in torture anywhere in the world – and also slipped an anti-police protester’s motto into her speech. The potential presidential candidate said on Tuesday at […]

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davidl on December 1st, 2014

Mary Landrieu (D – District of Columbia) is about to lose her Senate seat from Louisiana and has approved the following, from Rep. Cedric Richmond, via Washington Post: “Have you heard the crazy stuff Bill CaRep. Cedric Richmond Rep. Cedric Richmond Rep. Cedric Richmond Rep. Cedric Richmond Rep. Cedric Richmond Rep. Cedric Richmond Rep. Cedric […]

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davidl on November 6th, 2014

We are not a monarchy.    We left royalty behind when we ditched King George III.    Yet still the democrats seem unduly obsessed with political royalty.    It would as if having a queen for a mother would somehow make Charles actually fit to someday be king, from Nate Cohn, New York Times: The Democrats […]

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davidl on October 29th, 2014

Just how much brain damage has the woman formerly known as the Smartest Woman in the World, suffered from series of concussions, both known and unknowb? Judging from the evidence, Mrs. Clinton has devolved down to Joe Biden in a pants suit, video: How can Mrs. Clinton handle a crisis at Three AM, when her […]

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davidl on October 22nd, 2014

Video: As a candidate Chris Christie has much, very much, (too much?) for which to account and atone.  Yet as a republican, at least he is firing back at the democrat and media mythology.  Bully for Chris.

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davidl on October 21st, 2014

Bobby Reich is a small man. Not that Robert Reich is short. He is. Rather Reich is a dishonest crap weasel, video: The secret little known Senate trick reconciliation was how Dirty Harry Reid and Mrs. Pelosi passed Obamacare in the first place.  Americans didn’t like Obama Care then and they don’t like it now. […]

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