Change is inevitable, we all know that. But change is always easier when it's incremental. A big change can lead to fear and trepidation, and often leads to outright resistance to the change, while smaller changes are easier to...
"Facts don't lie. The numbers don't lie." Science doesn't lie." People keep talking about all of the things that never lie. Maybe that's why they're like sunlight to a truth vampire like Donald Trump. Or maybe there's another reason...
Traditionally, even in presidential years, this is the slowest time of the year for political news. Congress is on their August recess, and most vacations are over with, or just wrapping up. Parents are just finishing up last minute...
The New York Times recently ran a front-page story illustrating the stark similarities in the language Fox News commentators and right-wing radio personalities routinely use to describe migrants from south of the border and the El Paso shooter’s screed he posted on 8chan...
August 14 was the worst day of the year for the stock market. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 800 points, or 3% and that makes for a net loss of almost 7% in the past three weeks. Additionally,...
Nam-myoho-renge-kyo   Meditation enlightenment chant Calm your mind grasshopper, there are many long miles to go until this journey is complete. Or maybe not. Seems to me that we've been down this road before, and it turned out to be more...
Here are a few images to warm your heart. These show Trump's approval numbers in all 50 states translated to electoral votes. https://twitter.com/Politidope/status/1160931484376522755?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1160931484376522755&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.rawstory.com%2F2019%2F08%2Felectoral-map-based-on-trumps-latest-state-by-state-approval-numbers-shows-him-suffering-historic-2020-defeat%2F https://twitter.com/Politidope/status/1154126182423715842 As you see, there has been a steady progression towards Trump losing in just the past few weeks....
Ah, what a time to be alive, eh? If you're a Democrat, the old refrain is as comfortable as the chorus of "Me and my Bobby McGee." Democrats suck in the midterms due to a depressed voter turnout caused...
Corporations are people too, my friends.   Mitt Romney Anybody remember that old line from the Mittster? I sure as hell do. It was pundit gold, and along with his imbecilic "47%" comment from a closed fund raiser, sealed Romney's 2012...
All men are created equal. Some are just more equal than others.  Old Joke Most pundits are fond of saying that the 2020 election will be a "base" election. Then again, most pundits, including me, have our heads so far up...

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