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A BlitzKrieg On Brussels! War While Obama Basks in Cuba. Remedy: A New Crusade On ISIS.

Obama needs to be praised for at least his imagined “containment” of ISIS because his wasted words tell us that the thought had at least entered his vacant head, but unfortunately the real world has caught up with our dallying president, and while he basks in a hero’s glory in Communist Cuba and soaks up the sun with the Castro ...

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Five GOP Candidates: What Have We Learned?

The presidential field is narrowing. Not fast enough for some people. But we have seen a good bit of the candidates by now and can draw some conclusions about them and their supporters. Donald Trump has turned the race on its head by voicing what so many people are thinking, but perhaps are too intimidated to say out loud. His style is hyperbole. ...

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And the Progressives Laughed

Whether you believe that there were nefarious motives behind the advancement of inaccurate information about the Carson campaign by Cruz ground operatives in Iowa or not, one thing is certain, true and undeniable. The leading candidates for the Republican Party’s nomination for President of the United States are feeding on each other. By doing so, they have effectively created an ...

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Jimmy Carter says he wants Trump to win

Former President Jimmy Carter told the United Kingdom parliament that he would rather see Trump than Cruz as the GOP nominee. “The reason is, Trump has proven already that he is completely malleable. I don’t think he has any fixed opinion that he would fight for.” “If I had a choice of Republican nominees, between Cruz and Trump, I think I would ...

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The new nominee for the worst political ad: Rand Paul’s ‘Audit the Ted’ [video]

Carly Fiorina’s strange ‘puppy’ ad held the top spot as the worst political ad of the season until Rand Paul released this no-budget wonder… and what the heck is with the British accents? The characters make reference to someone named Ted Kruzz who missed a failed vote to audit the federal reserve.  If Rand blew the remainder of his campaign ...

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Duck Commander becomes Cruz Commander [Video]

Cruz Commander Phil Robertson

While Donald Trump fills halls with throngs of folks and tells them to concern themselves with Cruz’s heritage – Phil Robertson may have single-handedly out-Trumped trump and handed the southern states to Cruz. 1

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Stasis politics, not voters, is driving elections

When Donald Trump, after several election cycles of toying with the idea, announced he was actually running for president, the conventional political pundit class snickered openly. A bombastic businessman whose controversial and often outlandish opinions, conventional wisdom dictated that he had absolutely no chance of gaining support. When that bit of prognostication turned out to be totally fallacious, the pundit ...

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Cartoon Wars: Cruz and the Media exchange cartoon slams

ted-cruz-daughters-cartoon

Ted Cruz is firing back after the Washington Post published, then removed and then apologized for a cartoon depicting Ted Cruz’s children as monkeys. Senator Cruz used social media to fire an artistic salvo of his own: Seems like a better idea for a cartoon: Hillary and her lapdogs. pic.twitter.com/dou9c7fS4U — Ted Cruz (@tedcruz) December 23, 2015  

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Venial politics at the latest GOP debate

Last night’s main stage GOP debate did not need to go beyond the first five minutes. The opening statements of each candidate served as an abstract for the talking points that would be elaborated over the next few hours’ discourse. Each candidate was a variation on a theme, both at an individual epistemological level and at a GOP level. Essentially, ...

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Trump [almost] names Cruz as [possible] VP pick

Donald Trump responding to Megan Kelly's question on women

Reading the news this morning, it’s apparent that many politicos have decided that Trump liking Cruz is the same as Donald having named the Senator as his running mate. According to The Hill: Donald Trump on Tuesday named Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) when asked about his possible running mate in 2016. The article cites a story on Lifezette that discusses an ...

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Taking Back the Political Lexicon

There is a vein of philosophy which holds that the existence of absolute truth is negated by the subjectivity of language. Somehow the differing physiognomy of an object like a table individual minds envisioned when the word is mentioned alters and negates the concrete nature of material entities. This is obviously intellectual sophistry of the most puerile kind- clearly, perception ...

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Donald Trump: Mane Man in the Values Den

Donald Trump — America’s loveable Boor in a China Shop — was an eagerly anticipated speaker at the 2015 Values Voter Summit, a conference that brings hundreds of evangelical activists to the nation’s capital. Think of Values Voter as the Christian answer to Burning Man, without the gratuitous sex, drug use and an important reversal in which the goal is ...

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New poll shows Trump, Bush lead on major issues

A CNN/ORC poll released today shows that Donald Trump and Jeb Bush hold the most support and are the most-liked candidates on important issues. Trump led the GOP field with 25% of those polled saying that they would vote for him if the election were held today while Jeb Bush held on to second place in the poll at 13% with all other candidates ...

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