Category: CPAC

The Kincaid Kolumn Kerfuffle

The Kincaid Kolumn Kerfuffle

| March 13, 2013 | 1 Reply

Before I hit the meat of my post, let me lay a couple things out there. First, I think we’d be incredibly foolish to tinker with the definition of marriage any more than we have. A few decades of well-intentioned meddling ought to have taught us we absolutely suck at predicting unintended consequences. If we […]

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The Rookie’s Rough Guide to #CPAC2013

The Rookie’s Rough Guide to #CPAC2013

| March 5, 2013 | 5 Replies

If you’re a conservative, and haven’t been living in a dank cave far from a WiFi signal, you know that the Conservative Political Action Conference, also known as CPAC, is the biggest and baddest gathering of political conservatives in the country. CPAC 2011 set a record with over 11,000 attendees and, though I’ve not been […]

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The Rookie's Rough Guide to CPAC 2012

The Rookie's Rough Guide to CPAC 2012

| February 7, 2012 | 9 Replies

(This is the third iteration of the Rookie’s Rough Guide to CPAC. You can get the original version here and last year’s revision here. You’ll notice quite a few similarities, but also some useful differences as well.) If you’re a conservative, and haven’t been living in a dank cave far from a WiFi signal, you […]

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Bloggers Meet the Cain Train

Bloggers Meet the Cain Train

| February 11, 2011 | 3 Replies

Herman Cain, who is exploring a run for the White House in 2012, dropped by the CPAC Bloggers’ Row yesterday afternoon to talk to us and take a few questions. I broke out the Flip Cam and got all of his remarks. Some of them are a little bit hard to hear because of ambient […]

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The Group that Makes the President Angry at CPAC 2011.

The Group that Makes the President Angry at CPAC 2011.

| February 10, 2011 | Reply

I just finished sitting in on a blogger luncheon with the folks from Citizens United, and it was a lot more interesting than I thought it would be. I realize that seems like a terribly backhanded complement, but I do not mean it to be.  CPAC is jam-packed with activist groups who want our attention, […]

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Live-ish, From CPAC!

Live-ish, From CPAC!

| February 10, 2011 | 2 Replies

CPAC 2011, What can I say? The fame! The politics! The absolutely rancid internet connection! I’m actually writing this from my new blogging basecamp in a back hallway behind Bloggers’ Row. The good news is that I think I can get a couple blog entries written today. The bad news is that I can’t actually […]

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'Twas the Night Before CPAC…

'Twas the Night Before CPAC…

| February 9, 2011 | 5 Replies

…and all through my place, I’m prepping for tomorrow, a smile on my face. The devices are charging, all plugged in with care, While I sit here blogging with awesomely-cut hair! See you tomorrow, I hope.

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