The Debate at 72 (hours, that is)

The Debate at 72 (hours, that is)

It’s almost 72 hours and counting since the Tier 2 and Tier 1 Republican debaters took the stage at Quicken Center in Cleveland.  And the brouhaha that erupted between Donald Trump and Fox News’ Megyn

Santorum Declares It’s Over and for Romney It’s Just Begun

Santorum Declares It’s Over and for Romney It’s Just Begun

In Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, surrounded by family, Rick Santorum threw in the towel.   He remarked that the decision to enter the race was a family decision made around a kitchen table, and now this

Santorum hopes for a political miracle

(h/t Politico).  Well, I suppose if you believe in miracles, and this is Holy Week…but Santorum’s refusal to accept the inevitable, surrounded by people who are supporting this delusion, continues to astound me.  It’s no

Rick, it’s over. Bow out gracefully, and do it for the Gipper

Rick, it’s over. Bow out gracefully, and do it for the Gipper

I was watching the Wisconsin results yesterday evening when Rick Santorum delivered his concession speech, if you can call it that, and announced that it was “only halftime.”  He’s continuing his campaign in Pennsylvania

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

Morning Musings for Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Snippets, tidbits and commentary on issues and current events I couldn’t pass up. So what’s really behind the President’s comment, “After my election, I have more flexibility.”  We have to go back to the time

Morning Musings for Friday, March 23, 2012

Morning Musings for Friday, March 23, 2012

Snippets, tidbits and commentary on issues and current events I just can’t pass up. Do I hear the sound of flip flopping?  And no, David, it’s your man this time, not Mitt.  Keystone XL is

@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

Morning Musings for Monday, March 19, 2012

Snippets, tidbits and commentary on current events and issues that are too good to pass up. So, tell me, are we safer now? And we thought Disney World was only in Orlando.  TSA, smile, you’re