Category: Political Pontifications

Another Week, Another GOP-Engineered Debate Debacle

Another Week, Another GOP-Engineered Debate Debacle

| January 9, 2012 | 1 Reply

Why the GOP has agreed to subject their candidates to the best attacks the Democratic message machine can craft is entirely beyond me. Why we on the right have allowed the GOP to continue in its folly without serious pushback mystifies me as well.

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Bill Whittle on Goat Rodeos and Three Years of Barack Obama

Bill Whittle on Goat Rodeos and Three Years of Barack Obama

| December 26, 2011 | 2 Replies

I admit, I love a good political rant. Over the years, I’ve heard a lot of them and I’ve found that those who do it best — Rush Limbaugh, Dennis Miller, and Bill Whittle sit at the top of that short list — combine passion with reason and humor.  Most folks who step to the […]

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I'm For Newt, and Here's Why.

I'm For Newt, and Here's Why.

| December 22, 2011 | 42 Replies

I was going to write a long post, probably in the area of 3,000 words, about the candidates, and which one I like but I decided not to. Oh sure, I could toss in bullet points and section headers and give you something every bit as good as you’d find in your average conservative political […]

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Big Bloggers Fall in Line for Rick Perry

Big Bloggers Fall in Line for Rick Perry

| December 19, 2011 | 14 Replies

It looks as if some of the big blogs on the right have picked a candidate for 2012 and his name is Rick Perry. Most of the core group of Red State writers laid out their case for the Texas Governor and while it’s not an official site endorsement, I’m not sure Erick Erickson would […]

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Spirit and Guts? I'll Show You Spirit and Guts.

Spirit and Guts? I'll Show You Spirit and Guts.

| December 17, 2011 | 6 Replies

Now Newt could do it with conventional weapons, but that could take years and cost millions of lives. No, I think he has to go all out.

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Another Reason the Candidates Should Shun the "Donald Trump" Debate: Eason Jordan

Another Reason the Candidates Should Shun the "Donald Trump" Debate: Eason Jordan

| December 5, 2011 | Reply

I wonder how many questions we’ll get about soldiers shooting reporters in Iraq and how wonder Kim Jong-Il is?

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Now We Know What News Matters to Our Attorney General

Now We Know What News Matters to Our Attorney General

| November 30, 2011 | 2 Replies

Eric Holder has gotten just a tiny bit sensitive about the increasingly louder calls that he resign over the deadly Operation Fast and Furious. Yesterday, he threw a little hissy fit at a reporter who dared to ask him about an actual news story. . As Holder’s aide was escorting the attorney general offstage following […]

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Three Things the GOP Field Can Learn from Herman Cain and One They Should Forget

Three Things the GOP Field Can Learn from Herman Cain and One They Should Forget

| November 29, 2011 | 5 Replies

Now that Herman Cain’s candidacy appears to be two inches away from mountainside impact, the other candidates should be conducting a quick inventory of his campaign in search of useful bits their can take and use in their own

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Rick Perry Has a Weapon, But to Use It He'll Have to Become a Talker

Rick Perry Has a Weapon, But to Use It He'll Have to Become a Talker

| November 16, 2011 | 1 Reply

The way I see it, Rick Perry’s campaign has two problems. First, it can’t build and sustain momentum. His economic plan got a quick round of applause — and why not, considering that it was built from virtually every serious conservative tax and spending reform idea of the last 15 years — then fell back […]

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He's President Obama and He Approves This Geographical Revision

He's President Obama and He Approves This Geographical Revision

| November 15, 2011 | Reply

I know our President is supposed to be the smartest man to ever inhabit the Oval Office in the history of history, but can we get a quick fact-check here?

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