Posted on Feb 21, 2016

Here’s Why Jeb Bush Lost in a Nutshell

Posted in Politics

It was a mild shock Saturday night when, in the midst of a weak 7.8% fourth-place finish in the South Carolina Republican primary, former Florida Governor Jeb Bush announced he was dropping out of the race for president, mainly because many observers thought he’d hang in there until Florida. But it was only shocking in the way that watching the Titanic finally sink must have been shocking, even though...

Posted on Jan 04, 2016

Trump and Christie Agree: Obama Right on Gun Policy, But Is Lazy Uppity Negro

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Over the weekend, President Obama announced plans to take executive action on gun policy, and met with Attorney General Loretta Lynch to explore the authorities he might have at his disposal. One such action involves extending background checks to so-called “private sales,” which was a key provision of the legislation that Republicans filibustered in the wake of the Newtown massacre. The move has quickly sparked a trend among Republican...