CT, RI, MD, DE, PA Democrat Primary Results: Why is Hillary Still Losing States to Bernie?
The networks have already called three of the five states on the Democrat side for Hillary – it looks like she will win Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Delaware, although not by the margins she had hoped. However, Bernie Sanders looks like he is going to win Rhode Island, and it looks like he may well end up winning Connecticut. You can find the full results here. | Read More »
Nothing that Happened Today Changed Anything
It looks like Trump has swept the Northeast, as he was absolutely expected to do. Almost all of the voting simulations that have happened to date predicted that Trump would get all or nearly all of the delegates today. Save your freakout for another day. It looks like some of the states, Trump will win by bigger margins than expected. Big deal. Cruz has done | Read More »
TED CRUZ SPEAKS: Don’t Believe The Media Hype On Trump, Race FAR From Over [VIDEO]
Just before the polls closed tonight, Senator Ted Cruz spoke with supporters at his headquarters in Indiana, and warned them about the media narrative they’ll be hearing tonight. The inevitability argument. Trump supporters should ask themselves why they are so all-fired excited about what their most hated foe the MSM says about this race. But of course they won’t. Even so, this pep talk from | Read More »
The Last Domino: DELAWARE Called For Donald Trump, Completing Clean Sweep
In the final call of the night, CNN and the AP have called Delaware for Donald Trump. BREAKING: Donald Trump wins Republican primaries in Rhode Island and Delaware. @AP race call at 8:34 p.m. EDT. #Election2016 #APracecall — The Associated Press (@AP) April 27, 2016 He has already been called the winner in Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Rhode Island. What remains now is to see | Read More »
RHODE ISLAND: Goes Trump
Donald Trump’s fourth win of the night is Rhode Island, per CNN. #Breaking: CNN projects Donald Trump will win the Rhode Island Republican primary https://t.co/71oF3H6C30 pic.twitter.com/Cx6eytOjcq — CNN (@CNN) April 27, 2016 And so did the rest of the states up tonight.
PENNSYLVANIA and MARYLAND and CONNECTICUT: CNN Calls Them All For Donald Trump
The polls have closed and already Donald Trump has been declared the winner by CNN and the AP in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Connecticut. We’ll have the numbers for you shortly, and will update this thread. Data: Trump won 58% of evangelicals in Pennsylvania, according to exit polling data. Only 17% of them broke for Cruz. In Maryland, Trump won “very conservative” voters 61% to Cruz’s | Read More »
Super Duper Tuesday Open Thread
Will Trump push Cruz out of the running for good? Will Kasich rip his skin off and reveal that he is the Dark Lord of the Sith? Will our future be in more peril than ever before? At least one of those things is bound to happen, in keeping with the prophecy. Or maybe not. Chime in below to talk about how awful life will | Read More »
First Exit Poll Info From Super Duper Tuesday Is In, And On The Delegate Process … Uh Oh, GOP
Bad news in the exits. Remember there are a lot* delegates up for grabs today. And on that topic … DELEGATES: CNN reports that 68% of voters in Connecticut say that if nobody gets 1,237 the nomination should go to the person who got the most votes anyway. That means 68% of the voting Republicans there today have bought in to Trump’s propaganda and lies | Read More »
Bill Maher Says ‘Alarmism’ and ‘Extremism’ Is Okay For Climate Change Activism
If Maher has any sense, he’ll retract his words before he inspires some climate nutcase to actually do something extreme, whether it’s damaging property, or getting someone hurt.
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Rush Limbaugh: Trump Supporters Need to Stop Whining about the Delegates
I don’t think I am going out on a limb here by saying that Rush Limbaugh has been… well, if not friendly to Donald Trump, at the very least not antagonistic to Donald Trump. I’m being generous to Rush here. But even Rush on today’s show acknowledged that even if Trump runs the table today in overwhelming fashion, that doesn’t really change the delegate calculus: it all | Read More »
No, Trump is Not over 50% Nationally
Trump’s supporters, who are among the most credulous people on earth (which is the main reason they are Trump supporters) have been touting a poll which purportedly shows that Trump is above 50% nationally. Actually, it shows that he is at 50%, but still. The main problem with this poll is that it is a SurveyMonkey poll, which is to say, a non-scientific poll. In other words, | Read More »