Archive for March, 2012

Newt Gingrich is apparently running out of cash.  He announced on Tuesday his plans to downscale his campaign and look for an open convention. He’s cutting staff and travel, plus a plan to focus on “positive ideas” (no more angry badger Newt). One thing that’s really interesting is how the ex-House Speaker is focusing on […]

or The Patrick Henry statue was more expensive but I have more room. Who knows…maybe I’ll get the Culpeper one anyway. Or the Troutman flag.

Matt K. Lewis has written a very interesting piece regarding punditry and political journalism.  His key point is how there need to be more adults in political punditry and less “shock value” or, as he calls them, peacocks. From Lewis: Still, one must conclude that the dearth of leaders willing to stand athwart the blowhards, […] Politics matter, but I lost it when watching this ceremony. RIP Karlis. RIP.

  …does it mean if I get Obama’s, Romney’s and Santorum’s that Gary Johnson wins? And would that be so bad? 😉

Illinois U.S. Senator Dick Durbin plans on holding Senate hearings over the New Orleans Saints bounty program. Durbin from the LA Times: Many sports involve human contact and the chance of serious injury. But when an injury is by design and is paid for, we’ve moved beyond any definition of sport. I’m happy that the […]

Biden 2016?


If this Politco report is true does it mean we get more of this?   And this? Might keep Andrew Cuomo or Hillary Clinton from running. Oh who am I kidding…You go Joe! Look gaffes happen, but still Mr. Vice President do you really want to run? Really? That’d be the most audacious thing in […]