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If Kids Are Off Limits, Don’t Use Them as Props

You can get away with a lot of things in the world of politics – just ask Donald Trump or Bill Clinton – but making fun of a candidate’s kids apparently is not one of those things. Yes, I’m referring to the Washington Post cartoon that portrayed Senator Ted Cruz as an organ grinder in…

How Do the Most Faithful Trump Supporters Defend Their Messiah?

I’ve been trying to think of something – anything, actually – that Donald Trump could say that would cause his most faithful supporters to dump him. Something they would find so offensive that would get them to end their torrid love affair with him. And I finally came up with one possibility. If at one…

Are Trump Supporters Like Most Americans?

Is there anything Donald Trump can say or do that would hurt him with his devoted supporters who think America is going down the drain and that a political version of Dirty Harry is the only thing that can save us? Is there a line Trump could cross that would cause them to look elsewhere…

A President Who Fails to Instill Confidence

I can’t imagine that there are many Americans who listened to President Obama’s Oval Office speech on terrorism and when it was over took a deep breath and said, “Now I feel better.” This is not entirely Mr. Obama’s fault, of course. At some level we know that what happened in San Bernardino can (and…

It’s Time To Face Facts: Trump Can Win the GOP Nomination

Donald Trump is making waves again on the campaign trail and stirring up another ugly controversy, which is like saying the sun rises in the east. The scene of the crime this time was a rally in South Carolina, a rally where Trump jerked his body and contorted his arms like a man with a…