Elections

Will Puerto Rico turn Florida blue?

The state of Florida, population 21 million, currently has 29 electoral votes. On the 2016 presidential election, Hillary Clinton lost Florida to Donald Trump by 112,911 votes (Trump’s 4,617,886 – Hillary’s 4,504,975). In 2015 89,000 Puerto Ricans left the island for the States, with Florida, Texas, Pennsylvania, Ohio and Connecticut (in order [Read More]

Politics

Global Warming Rocks The Vote

By: Mike McDaniel    Do you, gentle readers, harbor contempt for the self-imagined elite of Ivy League universities? Do you laugh at their smug self-righteousness, the absolute self-assurance of their intellectual and moral superiority, merely because they attended Yale, Harvahd, etc? Prepare to enter into an entirely new realm of righteous [Read More]

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Elections

Bookworm Beat 12/21/16 — the “election that never ends” edition

Yes, the Electoral College has spoken on the election, but the Progressives’ weeping, wailing, beating of breasts, and rending of garments continues unabated. That’s why you’ll find these articles pertinent, interesting, amusing and, sometimes, frightening. Don’t attack people from whom you want something. Hillary wanted votes from Americans but she [Read More]

Elections

Trump Wins The Electoral Vote (And No, Hillary Didn’t Win The Popular Vote)

Today, the electors of the Electoral College had their official vote, and one candidate lost electoral votes. That would be Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton, who had 4 of her electors peel off and vote for someone else. In Washington, a state Clinton won, she ended up with only eight of [Read More]

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Neil Cavuto Shreds Elector, Christine Pelosi re Demand for Intel Briefing (UPDATED)

UPDATE: Breaking tonight at Townhall.com: In a telephone conversation, FBI Director, James Comey assured president-elect, Donald J. Trump that no credible evidence exists that Russia “influenced the outcome of the recent U.S. presidential election by hacking the Democratic National Committee and the e-mails of John Podesta, the chairman of Hillary [Read More]

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Election Deniers

by Robert J. Avrech The totalitarian impulse which is foundational for leftist ideology is on full display as the Democrats continue to deny the legitimacy of President-elect Donald J. Trump election. The Democrat party and their media lapdogs convinced, well, everyone that the Clinton-Trump race was no race at all. [Read More]

Politics

Bookworm Beat 12/6/16 — the “there’s nothing usual about politics” edition

One of the categories I long ago set up for articles I’m saving to include in a round-up was called “politics as usual.” I’ve since changed it to “there’s nothing usual about politics.” The fusion of the Trump presidency, the collective Progressive mental breakdown, and the culture wars means that [Read More]

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Progressives have mounted a dangerous attack on American democracy

The Progressive meltdown over Trump’s Electoral College victory continues unabated and has gone from the merely undemocratic practice of street violence and personal abuse to the seriously, dangerously undemocratic practice of seeking to undermine the legitimacy of an election. To the Progressive defense that conservatives were just as bad in 2008 or [Read More]

Propaganda

The Electoral College dispute exposes the Progressives’ world of lies

The Progressives’ current outrage about the Electoral College is only the latest example of the world of lies with which they surround themselves. This post examines a few of the more egregious lies that underpin Progressive demands for policy changes to bring America more closely in line with a Marxist paradise. Before [Read More]

Elections

Noted Marxist Senator introduces bill to end Electoral College

Another day, another hissy fit thrown by a Democrat this time by Barbara Boxer of Marxifornia Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) will introduce legislation on Tuesday to get rid of the Electoral College, after Hillary Clinton lost the presidential election despite leading in the popular vote. “In my lifetime, I have [Read More]