WAIT. Did Mitch McConnell Actually Compare Donald Trump To Dwight Eisenhower?
In perhaps the most exotic statement of a distinctly strange election year, Mitch McConnell has compared Donald Trump to Dwight Eisenhower.Read More »
Seems Flippin’ Mittens is being a little disingenuous, or somebody’s being really obtuse about his repeated denials of any interest in running. SOMEBODY filed FEC paperwork last month to start up a formal Romney 2016 campaign org, whether he wants it or not… isn’t the “repeated denial of interest” thing precisely what Julius Caesar said? Or more recently, his much-improved 20th Century kindred spirit Douglas MacArthur?
Ted Cruz just gained a fairly important endorsement in some circles: Chuck Norris, who’s hitting the campaign trail in NC this weekend. Hey Donald, duck next time!
Important question… seems Bernie Sanders doesn’t think the voting age is low enough, at least for the Ohio primary, as the pinko moonbat wants it reduced to 17. Can any of you name any decisions you made at 17 that you didn’t later regret? I’m not sure I can… and that was a heck of a lot more recent than for many of us.
Today’s Birthdays: Explorer Amerigo Vespucci, 1454; author/actor Mickey Spillane, 1918; astronaut Yuri Gagarin, 1934; chessmaster Bobby Fischer, 1943
This Week In History is compiled with assistance from History.com and Wikipedia.
Ever see the flag at Half Staff and have trouble figuring out why? The folks at HalfStaff.org have your number, including an embedded widget for websites–hey, Leon, if you read this can we get it added to the front page, please?–and an email reminder service.
Inspired by the GOP’s seeming determination to screw what should have been a can’t-lose election By The Numbers…
If there is a wrong way to do something, then someone will do it.–Edward A. Murphy, of “Murphy’s Law” fame
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