Common Sense Dictates An Obama Defeat In November
‘Perhaps the sentiments contained in the following pages, are not YET sufficiently fashionable to procure them general favour; a long habit of not thinking a thing WRONG, gives it a superficial appearance of being RIGHT, and raises at first a formidable outcry in defense of custom.’ If one should step back and take an objective look at the 2012 presidential election, it would seem rather | Read More »
What Does A Romney Win Mean Florida?
We are now two days away from the Florida presidential primary. If you are to believe the narrative in the media and the results of most polls, Mitt Romney has pulled out to a substantial lead in the race, up by an average of 8-10 pts. It’s worth noting that the polling has been schizophrenic… Romney held a commanding double digit lead here prior to | Read More »
Romney vs. Newt; The Future Of The Tea Party And Rightward Shift Of GOP At Stake
It is only fitting that the mudslinging now coming out of the Mitt Romney camp is occurring here in Florida. When it comes to dirty politics, the Sunshine State stands in a class all it’s own. After Newt Gingrich’s overwhelming victory in the S.C. primary and subsequent surge in the polls, a real sense of desperation set in for Romney. Desperation that manifests itself in | Read More »
Defining Tea Party Success In Iowa And Beyond
With the Iowa Caucus about to begin, we are just hours away from the official launch of the critically important 2012 presidential electoral process. About the only thing that is certain at this point is that the Iowa results, be what they may, will be spun six ways to Sunday by the campaigns, their supporters and the talking heads in the media. In these analyses, | Read More »
Some Tea Party Advice For Mitt Romney
Romney suggests that the Koch Brothers ‘Fuel’ Tea Party Let’s be clear on one thing before we go any further, I do not support Mitt Romney as the Republican nominee for the 2012 presidential race. Nor do many in the tea party. And for good reason. From a story in the Washington Examiner yesterday; Mitt Romney is quietly courting the Tea Party as it becomes | Read More »
Herman Cain, Are You Serious?
When Herman Cain convincingly beat the field in the P5 Straw Poll here in Florida, the initial reaction by many was to discount any meaning behind the results and pass it off as a ‘protest vote’. After all, people couldn’t be serious… Herman Cain? Going into this event, Rick Perry was riding high. He had only been in the race a short time, had quickly | Read More »
There’s Sarah Palin And Then There’s… ???
It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words. Somewhere in the center of the photo below is former Alaskan Gov. Sarah Palin, attending the Iowa Sate Fair yesterday. That, ladies and gentlemen, is a media throng! I may be going out on a limb here, but I submit that the entire GOP presidential candidate field combined could not draw this kind of | Read More »
Thoughts From Florida On Last Night’s GOP Presidential Debate
The free flowing format Fox News employed in last night’s GOP Presidential Debate was an improvement over CNN’s approach in the last debate, although the moderators went overboard in using the candidates words against them in setting up questions. Newt Gingrich scored well when he challenged that tactic, calling it “gotcha questions”. There is little doubt that he has the brightest ideas and the best | Read More »
The Manipulation Of A Presidential Election
As a precursor, I readily admit that my knowledge of the Federal Reserve and the financial system in this country is very limited. In fact, you could fill a thimble with this knowledge and still have room to spare. Being a tea party activist, I spend many a sleepless night worrying about the direction we are heading as a nation and about the very real | Read More »
Today’s Example Of Why You Can’t Trust The Media
Today’s example of why you can’t trust most of what you read or hear in the media and how many are just getting started in boosting up the Obama campaign to ensure victory in 2012; POLITICO reports that Obama has raised a record smashing $86 million in the first quarter of the year – ever notice how anything our current President does is quickly labeled | Read More »