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Presidential Debate Ambushes…Will the GOP Ever Learn?

Well, we’ve had two presidential debates and a vice-presidential debate, and two of the three once again resulted in demonstrable attempts by the moderators to overtly impact the outcomes. Whoever thought conservatives would become fans of Jim Lehrer? First, we had Martha Raddick’s performance, tolerating and encouraging Joe Biden’s manic behavior…and, her propensity to badger Ryan for…

A Final Reflection on the Debate…Obama’s Façade Crumbles

Many thousands of words have been written since the debate last Wednesday. Much of the analysis insightful, some ludicrous, some almost depraved. But, now that the commentators and talking-heads have opined, I have reached several conclusions about the debate and its aftermath. First, Obama confirmed the obvious: little can be offered to defend or explain…

Romney’s Campaign: What Conservatives Want to Hear; What the Undecided Need to Hear?

As a conservative, I seethe with anger at Obama’s efforts to wreck our country’s economy, culture and way of life. The list of lies, extra-constitutional abuses, socialistic policies and foreign policy snafus is already endless…and they mount daily. Which one will drive me nuts today? I desperately want to fight back; I want Romney to…

The Romney Campaign: A ‘Duh’ and a Disappointment

This morning while perusing the news of the day, I was struck by two articles that left me frustrated and angry. Though addressing separate issues, the two articles are related in a disturbing way. The first, Erick Erickson’s ‘Treat the Press as Enemy Collaborators’ (http://www.redstate.com/2012/09/17/treat-the-press-as-enemy-collaborators/), details the MSM’s two latest antics: their coverage of Romney’s…

Obama’s ‘Arab Spring': Ineptitude, Negligence or Worse?

First, a show of hands; who ever had the slightest confidence the Arab Spring was a grassroots movement that would lead to the growth of democracy in the Mideast? Okay, even the most casual observer could forecast the outcome we see streaming on the internet and on our television screens. Common sense and a minimum…