Election 2016, Politics

Bernie vs. Donald; the main event?

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Imagine the distinct possibility of a national election touting Bernie and The Donald as the main event. It seems to be the political apex for a divided nation hooked on television with consummate one liner put downs and where politics are gleaned from bumper stickers or Pinterest platitudes. The possibility while moving from unthinkable to almost probable, would certainly be…

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Election 2016, Politics

The Debates Begin: 2016

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In just one month, August 6th, the first Republican Debate is scheduled to air. Fox News will serve as host. Fox is a very appropriate venue to get the Republicans started. Having a conservative bias, they represent the Republican Party perhaps better than the other large networks which, without fail, are biased in favor of progressive Democrats. So, who will…

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Election 2016 update

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The last couple of weeks have seen some interesting developments in the campaign of 2016. I have read that there are now nineteen Republican presidential wannabes. Information has all of them, with the exception of Rand Paul, “hawkishly” promoting a more involved role in Iraq with regard to ISIS. (Lindsay Graham even advocated, in his coming out speech, putting 10,000…

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Carly Fiorina, Presidential Candidate

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I have been wanting to write something about Carly Fiorina however, today I ran across this article in The Week magazine from Michael Brendan Dougherty and I find that it fits with my feelings quite well. What the GOP field can Learn from Carly Fiorina: by Micahel Brendan Dougherty   Carly has no political experience and so at best she is a…

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Election 2016, Favorites, Politics

Jim Webb, Hillary Buster?!!

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It would appear That Jim Webb (former Senator from Virginia) is seriously considering running for President of the United States against Hillary Rodham Clinton! If he actually does proclaim his candidacy, he gets points just for having the temerity to challenge the coronation. Added to that, the possibility that Hillary will continue to self-implode, and I think it might be…

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Where is Rubio?

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Like the game, Marco… Polo, Marco Rubio is looking for something. The prize that he seeks is, of course, the Presidency of the United States, but can he find it? Last Monday, Marco Rubio, the Junior Senator from Florida made the expercted annoucement. “Yesterday is over,” he said and then asked us to let him lead America into the future as its…

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Election 2016, Politics

Hillary, the Victim Party’s Candidate

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With “The War on Women,” the 1%, illegal immigration, white cops killing black children, etc., today’s America has become a society of victims. As if the problems were not serious enough, there are those in and surrounding our government who are trying to use such misfortunes to their own political and financial benefit. In doing so, they benefit either financially,…

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