Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who’s the best VP candidate of them all?

It looks like Mitt Romney has finally secured the top spot in the minds of Republican/Republican leaning voters according to some of the latest polls: Gallup (42%, Santorum 27%);  Rasmussen, (Romney 39%, Santorum 27%) and even the

Morning Musings for Thursday, March 29, 2012

Snippets, tidbits and commentary on issues and current events that I couldn’t pass up. While it may not be in his gene pool to quit the race, the facts are in.  “Gingrich puts political legacy

@sum(Conservatives/Moderates) + Republican egos = Obama’s Re-election

@sum(Conservatives/Moderates) + Republican egos = Obama’s Re-election

Simple equation.  You do the math. The mission is to defeat Barack Obama; the prize is the White House.  Seems obvious, right?  To all, except to our current cast of characters — the Republican presidential

Illinois’ Turn in the Primary Battle and Taking Reince Priebus to Task

Illinois’ Turn in the Primary Battle and Taking Reince Priebus to Task

After being robo-called to the point of insanity yesterday by both the Romney and Santorum campaigns, it’s been somewhat quiet on the suburban front, although the phones are picking up again. I channel surfed among

“It’s Not about Winning Here Anymore…

It’s about destroying Gingrich — and it’s working.”  Thus speaketh a Romney campaign staffer to Buzzfeed.com’s Zeke Miller.  Oh, but we must remember, it’s just politics.  And all good Republicans will come together in

Republican Presidential Debates – Reality TV goes Political

Yesterday, January 26th, the Senate voted 44-52 to block a motion to disapprove the debt-limit increase, which the House passed overwhelmingly last week.  By the end of the year, our national debt will hit $16.39

The Republican Establishment Haunts Newt; the Dangers of Political Payback

Like many people who comprise the Republican voting base, I do not know Newt personally.  We only know what we’ve read, heard, and recently seen in the debates.  The twice resurgence of Newt during

Gladiators have Scars

Gladiators have Scars

The republican presidential hopefuls have now descended into the heated arena of verbal combat in Florida, with Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, and lastly, Ron Paul, trying to out-Newt, Newt.  Given the response of the

Marianne Gingrich – ABC News’ Abetting of a Woman’s Scorn

You won’t find a photo of Marianne Gingrich in this post, because I’m one woman who thinks she’s in serious need of counseling and anger management.  Ten + years, and she’s still on the

SC Debate Takeaway – We’ve Got our Work cut out for Us in 2012

SC Debate Takeaway – We’ve Got our Work cut out for Us in 2012

I’ve watched each of the Republican primary debates, and last night’s debate on Fox was by far the best of the lot, for a number of reasons, the most important being the audience’s engagement.