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A Lesson In Racial Politics From Florida

November 24, 2018 by

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By Star Parker ~ Now that, finally, the elections in Florida have reached a conclusion, there are lessons worth learning. One is on the subject of race. There was a fateful anomaly in racial voting in the governor’s race between Democrat Andrew Gillum and Republican Rick DeSantis, now Florida’s governor-elect. Given that Gillum, formerly mayor […]

Even WashPost Concedes Broward Elections Supervisor Is Incompetent At Best

November 11, 2018 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ Although the mainstream media continues to deny the many allegations of corruption and fraud against the Broward County Supervisor of Elections, Brenda Snipes, even they are forced to concede the overwhelming evidence of incompetence on her part. The absurdly high level of incompetence on display by Snipes is too much for […]

GOP Doom Postponed, Despite Earnest NY Times Wishful Thinking

November 10, 2018 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The Republican Party did better in the midterm elections than many in the media and the anti-Trump “Resistance” expected. The New York Times let its pro-Democratic hopes overwhelm its objective journalism in several instances before and after the voting. The lead National section story on Election Day morning was “Democrats See […]

Beto Loses, New York Times Still Gushes: ‘Could Even Bigger Things…Be In Store?’

November 9, 2018 by

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By Clay Waters ~ On Wednesday, Texas-based New York Times reporter Manny Fernandez sounded perturbed that the “Kennedyesque” Texas hope, Democrat Beto O’Rourke, lost by two percentage points to that unlikable conservative incumbent Sen. Ted Cruz in their U.S. Senate contest: “Cruz Stays in Senate As Democratic Gains Fall Short in Texas.” Mr. Cruz’s narrow […]

Three Out Of Four “Green” Ballot Initiatives Bite The Dust

November 9, 2018 by

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By Adam Houser ~ While there was a lot of conjecture about a potential “Blue Wave” in the 2018 midterms, there was also hope of a “Green Wave” by Left-leaning environmentalists intent on pushing their policies through by the use of craftily-written referendums. These so-called “green” ballot measures in Washington state, Colorado, Arizona, and Nevada, […]

Progressives Want To Burn Down Any Institution That Doesn’t Favor Them At The Moment

November 9, 2018 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Sometimes progressives do a great job of becoming caricatures of themselves. The progressive worldview is marked by a tendency to embrace utopian dreams, and a general disregard for tried and true traditions and institutions. Ted Kennedy captured this instinct in 1968 when he said, quoting George Bernard Shaw: “Some men see […]

The NYT’s ‘Needle’ And The Damage Done: ‘People Crying In The Newsroom’ On Election Night 2016

November 8, 2018 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Vanity Fair’s Joe Pompeo had an interesting take Monday on a web-based internet phenomenon that political “junkies” (to coin a phrase) are obsessed with: The New York Times election needle is back, after making a botched debut in 2016:   “Certain Readers May Have a Nervous Reaction’: The New York Times […]