Tag Archive: Victimization

America’s Got Talent – No Pity Party Please!


I love America’s Got Talent.  Watching it puts a smile on my face.  But what I’ve noticed is that some of the contestants LOVE to tell a hard luck story which, in my mind, is a plea for a pity vote.  This is not unique to AGT.  American Idol is a far worse offender of this…

Election Ads: The GOP Needs to Pull on Some Heartstrings


As a conservative, one of the most frustrating things about campaign season is the lack of quality television commercials coming from my side of the aisle, especially the ones critical of Democratic opponents. Whether they’re being put out by outside groups or the GOP itself, they’re often sorely lacking. The problem isn’t so much with…