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Epic Drudge troll leads to Romney donation site

  Well played, Mr. Drudge.

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Michelle Obama is twisted

Ann Althouse got an email from First Lady Michelle Obama today, suggesting families give up a meal and donate that money to her husband’s reelection campaign. That’s a lot of gall, coming from a woman who had a $4,500 designer dress custom made for last night’s short talk, and who has been on 18 vacations […]

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Annenberg: DNC’s lineup of Monday speakers lied. A lot.

I know, we never saw this coming: The keynote speaker and others claimed the Republican presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, would raise taxes on the “middle class.” He has promised he won’t. Democrats base their claim on a study that doesn’t necessarily lead to that conclusion. The keynote speaker, San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, also said […]

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Obama receives cold reception at Fort Bliss

I can only imagine that President Ego is trying to figure out how to Article 32 an entire base: President Barack Obama was greeted with fleeting applause and extended periods of silence as he offered profuse praise to soldiers and their families during an Aug. 31 speech in Fort Bliss, Texas. His praise for the […]

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Why Mitt Wins

When it comes down to the proverbial “brass tacks,” elections are won by voter turnout. Voter turnout is driven by a number of factors, including the macroeconomic climate, likability of the individual candidates, the economics of political campaigns and their get out the vote (GOTV) efforts, just to name a few of the larger issues. […]

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