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On the heels of Hurricane Isaac’s slow roll of the Gulf, Ann Romney and Chris Christie make a valiant effort to keep conservatives in the game. I think Ann’s speech reminds us we’re all mortal, and Chris Christie delivered a speech that Mitt can’t hope to follow.
The Tampa in the TEA-pot might be bubbling over. There are unconfirmed reports that the floor fight for keeping states in control of their own delegates is essentially over. For the GOP base, I think this is a real test of faith. I mean, the price was already enough in accepting Mitt Romney, wasn’t it? … Continue Reading →
Via Erick Erickson at RedState, we learn that while Isaac has moved on to New Orleans, there’s another storm brewing, and it might make landfall in the next half-hour. The GOP Rules Committee seems to be purging non-establishment members from their group in order to stage a delegate assignment system that is hardly fair for … Continue Reading →
Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin’s wild detour into “legitimate rape” displayed not only a buffoon – but an undisciplined candidate with a tendency to wander down blind alleys like repealing the 17th Amendment (it’s the economy, stupid). But the Akin controversy also exposes another problem: Why is the media obsessing over the abortion issue? After … Continue Reading →
Ok, here is what I have learned so far, and all I ask, is that you keep this between you, and me. OK? I have learned that all the media wants to talk about is the Hurricane. Now that it has passed and the sun is coming out, now they are wondering why the RNC … Continue Reading →