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I’m not there yet

Facebook was an interesting place today – far from being devoid of political posts, my feed still ran a full gamut of opinions, celebrations, critiques and gnashing of teeth. As for me, right now it is 6:30 pm on the … Continue reading

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Des Moines Register begrudgingly endorses Romney; first Republican endorsement in 40 years

This week the Des Moines Register surprised almost everyone by publishing its official Presidential endorsement for Mitt Romney. Prior to this race, the last time the Register endorsed a Republican was when they picked Nixon for re-election in 1972. And … Continue reading

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Et tu, Iowa?

I was speculating on Twitter recently about why Iowa, according to mid-October polls, was still leaning toward Obama for President when much of the Midwest was beginning to tilt toward Romney. My gut reaction was to say that Iowa’s economy … Continue reading

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How Romney should respond when the 47 percent comment comes up… and it will

There’s a lot of talk about what’s to be expected at the Presidential debate on October 16. Chief among the possibilities is that President Obama will be more aggressive against Governor Romney, saying the things his supporters wish he’d said … Continue reading

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The Million Mover March

Speaking of frivolous “Million” ideas, I had a doozie this morning. I am thinking that it would be completely, utterly AWESOME if one million Americans showed up at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue on Inauguration Day, 2013, to help the Obamas move … Continue reading

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The First Presidential Debate of 2012: Romney vs. the empty chair

Okay I just have to say right off the bat, I really liked the debate format used in the first Presidential debate. I felt like it gave the candidates a chance to get a lot more information out there, without … Continue reading

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