The wrong guy dropped out

You won’t find any tears for Scott Walker’s abandoned presidential campaign here. But if these most recent PPP poll’s results are to be believed, maybe Walker wasn’t the one who should have dropped out in the name of “winnowing the field” (i.e., consolidating the non-Trump vote): Trump is doing pretty poorly in head to head… Continue reading The wrong guy dropped out

Republican candidates unveil their generous “Die Quickly” healthcare initiatives

Marco Rubio and Scott Walker both revealed their alternatives to the Affordable Care Act, and if you’re anything shy of a millionaire, prepare to get excited: you’re not going to live too long under either of these plans! Scott Walker’s plan makes the interesting decision to subsidize healthcare, like the ACA, but to base the… Continue reading Republican candidates unveil their generous “Die Quickly” healthcare initiatives

The Roger Ailes Primary rolls on

Donald Trump is complaining that he was treated unfairly by the three Fox News moderators in last night’s debate, and while nobody should take any of Donald Trump’s whining at face value, it seems pretty clear that the moderators were playing favorites to some degree. While the moderators, especially Megyn Kelly, are getting praised for… Continue reading The Roger Ailes Primary rolls on

Here are a bunch of crazy things that got said in the GOP debates yesterday

Despite feeling like I would much rather have been regrouting the bathroom tile or mulching my yard or something, I really did try to watch both of the Republican debates yesterday. I guess I could try to write some kind of analytical thing about what was said, but as that would risk imparting a level… Continue reading Here are a bunch of crazy things that got said in the GOP debates yesterday

Is JEB getting squeezed out?

Now, I don’t have facts to back this up… …but is it possible that JEB is getting squeezed out of the Republican primary? A couple of weeks ago I suggested that he was on the 2012 “Mitt” Romney path to the nomination, where nobody really like him, but they try everybody else one by one… Continue reading Is JEB getting squeezed out?

Which “American people” are we talking about?

Well, it’s been quite a couple of days for the Supreme Court. Not content merely to force America to grind out its (probably few) remaining days in the Communist hell that is a country where even the poors are able to afford health insurance, the court’s tyrannical majority today doomed our national soul to damnation… Continue reading Which “American people” are we talking about?

Looks like you guys have come to the right place then

“Running for the presidency’s not an IQ test” — 2016 Republican hopeful Rick Perry “Whew,” thinks fellow 2016 Republican hopeful Scott Walker: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has a special holiday message for his Jewish friends. In an undated letter “unearthed by the liberal group One Wisconsin Now” and first reported by the Capital Times, Walker… Continue reading Looks like you guys have come to the right place then