Category Archives: Democrats

Those Who Missed Trump’s Election Now Know The One True Thing That Will Defeat Trump™

Probably not. With Il Trumpe’s daily bolus of Twitter-rrhea, there have been many calls to ignore that and focus on the ‘real’ nightmare. This makes little sense to me. Before we get to the post title, it’s worth remembering that … Continue reading

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Marginal Versus Median Voters

In all of the wailing and gnashing of teeth about the election, one thing that has gone missing by some very smart people is that winning over median Trump voters is a waste of time: they are very unlikely to … Continue reading

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You Can Control Your Own Message

Paul Krugman among others has worked himself into high dudgeon over political reporters who accuse the Clinton campaign of not focusing on economic issues–after all, there was so much coverage of the damn emails. Yet the Clinton campaign didn’t help … Continue reading

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Computer Scientists Call For Audit of Vote In Three States

I hate writing about this stuff because it makes feel tin-foil helmet-ey, but I’m not the only one who thinks we need to audit the vote (boldface mine): Hillary Clinton is being urged by a group of prominent computer scientists … Continue reading

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An Inconvenient Truth About (Many) Democratic Voters

Ezekiel Kweku draws together some ideas that were rattling around in my head (boldface mine): I have good news and bad news: America is pretty much the same country it was in 2008 when it elected Barack Hussein Obama as … Continue reading

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How About We Get This Guy To Lead The Senate Democrats?

Sure, there’s the little drawback of his being an elected Irish official, but at least he, unlike the Senate Democratic ‘leadership’ (excluding the departing Harry Reid), understands the stakes:

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A Failure To Communicate

Charles Pierce, a very smart writer, twittered the following: If those pious folk are saying that they voted for Trump because their faith was betrayed, they're idiots or they're lying. No third option. https://t.co/weRXJNqIqQ — Charles P. Pierce (@ESQPolitics) November … Continue reading

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