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John Kass’s Grand Delusion

Recently, I was looking at some polling in RCP when I happened upon an “op-ed” by John Kass of the Chicago Tribune. I put the…

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Were the 2016 Polls Wrong?

There’s been a lot of handwringing about the 2016 polls over the last two and a half years. How could Hillary Clinton have lost to…

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Let’s Talk About Electability

Electability. It’s become something of a catchword these days. Joe Biden and his wife Jill have been using it to make the case that he…

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Not All Apples Are Created Equal.

“It’s been just over a week and a half since Joe Biden announced he was running for president and already the pundits are tossing around terms like electability. Some are comparing his campaign to another highly electable candidate, Hillary Clinton. Biden, they say, suffers from the same set of problems that doomed her candidacy. Both have been around forever; both are establishment Democrats at a time when the party is not only drifting to the left but looking for new blood; and both have checkered pasts that are problematic in a general election.”

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The Safe Choice?

That’s what Joe Biden supposedly is to many Democrats. The safe choice. But is he? I come at this idea not from the perspective of…

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It’s Time for Joe Biden To Shit or Get Off the Pot

At this point, there’s no way of telling whether Joe Biden, had he decided to run in 2016, would’ve won the Democratic nomination. Based on…

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