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Losing the Battle to Spin the War

Posted: November 20, 2012 at 3:00 pm   /   Elections, Politics

Writing in American Thinker on November 19, Boyd Richard Boyd says: Shifting demographics. Low turnout. ORCA croaking. Moderate Mitt. Sandy/Christie/Obama celebrity three-way. Voter fraud. Many thoughtful minds have offered analysis as to why, after suffering through four years of Obama’s militant collectivism and prolific statism (AKA class warfare and social justice), a “center-right” nation would […]

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The Obama Forgeries and Republican Self-Censorship

Posted: November 17, 2012 at 9:15 am   /   Elections, Politics

In 1944, as his manuscript of Animal Farm was being repeatedly rejected by fearful British publishers, George Orwell wrote: The sinister fact about censorship … is that it is largely voluntary … Unpopular ideas can be silenced, and inconvenient facts kept dark, without the need for any official ban … because of a general tacit […]

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McSally can no longer catch up. The AIRC’s work is complete.

Posted: November 17, 2012 at 6:07 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

“The race for the 2nd Congressional District had been too close to call for 10 days, but on Friday an Arizona Republic analysis determined that McSally would not be able to muster enough votes from the remaining uncounted ballots to surpass the thin lead Barber had held in recent days.” So says the Arizona Republic. […]

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Someone pay for my cough drops!

Posted: November 14, 2012 at 5:00 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

The fact that the Democrats managed to turn the Sandra Fluke-contraception debacle into a winning argument for reelection has to be one of the most horrifying things to happen in a long time. What we conservatives thought was an insane joke—the idea that one human being should be made to pay for another human being’s […]

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Can social conservatives and the GOP break up but stay friends?

Posted: November 14, 2012 at 8:53 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

Over the next few weeks and months, we will read and hear more quo vadimus (“where are we going?”) discussions in the conservative movement than we know what to do with. Every commentator, pundit, and rank-and-filer with even passing involvement in the movement will have an opinion. Or several opinions simultaneously. Roads to our recovery will lead […]

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Those Evil Rich!

Posted: November 13, 2012 at 9:15 am   /   Politics

The Rich, and the repeated accusation that they don’t pay their “fair share” have been at the center of Democrat talking points for a very, very long time.  The corollary of this argument of course is that the Democrats are the champions of the poor.  A consequence has been the staccato repetition of the phrase […]

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Let Go of the Rope? Give the Democrats Whatever They Want?

Posted: November 9, 2012 at 9:00 am   /   Elections, Politics

Here’s an interesting idea from a contributor to the Clashdaily.com website:  Give Obama everything he wants! Dear Republican Congress – As a conservative Republican I am begging you to give President Obama and those that voted for him everything they want. They want higher taxes on the rich and companies, give it to them. They […]

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A Locker-Room Speech for Conservatives

Posted: November 6, 2012 at 10:33 pm   /   Elections, Politics

I don’t know about other Conservatives, but I’ll need some time to sulk — maybe a day or two — but no more.  We lost a major battle November 6, but not the whole war.  We do have some victories tonight, we have a foundation we didn’t have in 2008, we have a heritage we […]

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Things are going well. KEEP VOTING! (Update 13)

Posted: November 6, 2012 at 5:15 am   /   Elections, Politics

This is an open post we will use today to keep track of stories about Romney’s upcoming historic win. Update 13 Data the Romney Campaign is Looking At   Update 12 If You Can Motivate Republicans in Uncompetitive States… Astoria, New York HUGE Voter Turnout, Very Long Lines!   Update 11 BIG OHIO UPDATE: GOP […]

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