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The “Keep Dreaming” Team

Well the third Democratic debate is now in the books and here’s what we know: nothing much will change among the top three candidates. If…

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Pardon Ends Ford’s Career in Politics

On this day in 1974 newly-minted President Gerald Ford pardons his disgraced predecessor for any and all crimes related to the Watergate scandal. The reprieve…

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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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Posted in Elections Opinion Politics

Mitch McConnell and Voting Machines

Yeah… This guy’s got to go. He goes on the senate floor and whines pathetically about the state of things after being accurately called out for obviously and…

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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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Elections – Lincoln v McClellan and the Civil War

On this day in 1862, Confederate General Robert E. Lee deals a stinging defeat to Union General John Pope at the Second Battle of Bull…

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