Tag: Mitt Romney

Mitt Romney was right; Barack Obama was wrong

From Russia to Mali to Detroit, Romney’s biggest fans say they’ve been vindicated. “Obviously, it would have been nice if any of these incidents would have occurred during the campaign.” Most apropos this very day was his warning about Russia being our “number one geopolitical foe.” He was ridiculed for it by candidate Barack Obama to... Read more »

Good riddance, political consultants

If we can criminalize prostitution, why can’t we outlaw political campaign consultants? Maybe if we could, we wouldn’t have had to endure those gawdawful campaign ads that crawled out from their minds’ darkest recesses. If you’re put off by the “negative tone” of a candidate’s campaign, look first to the political consultant. Candidates routinely put... Read more »

If Bush was blamed for the slow response to Katrina, why isn't Obama blamed for leaving millions in the cold and dark?

Hear that? The silence of the media? No criticism of President Barack Obama for the slow clean-up following hurricane Sandy? People are suffering, huddled in dark homes–if they have a home left–without heat or light. People left homeless. Some scrounging through piles of donated clothing because everything they have except the clothes they’re wearing gone.... Read more »

Despite icky Republicans, Susan Crown sticks with Mitt Romney

Susan Crown might be the most influential woman in Chicago. She’s a businesswoman,  philanthropist and a visible supporter of President Barack Obama in the last election. She also is firmly pro-choice, the exact kind of woman that the Obama campaign insists are in their camp and that will get him re-elected. Except that she supports Republican... Read more »

Here's how Romney can win

 November 5, 2012 – For Immediate ReleaseFor more information, please contact:Greg Gatlin at 617-573-8428; ggatlin@suffolk.edu orMariellen Norris at 617-573-8450; 617-592-5637; mnorris@suffolk.edu Key Presidential Bellwethers Show Close Election; Electoral Path for RomneyDemocratic Senate Hopeful Elizabeth Warren Leads in Both Mass. Senate Bellwethers BOSTON – Mitt Romney has a path to 270 electoral votes, but no room for error, according to Suffolk University’s... Read more »

A happy horsesh*t presidential poll from CNN

CNN is saying Romney is crushing Obama among independents; but  the same poll says that the race is tied! How can that be? Check this out: The poll, released earlier tonight, shows a 49-49 tie among likely voters. But to get that result CNN had to use one of the most skewed samples we’ve seen... Read more »

Da Bears or the presidential debate?

Or, as my daughter Kati, called the possible choice: Da Bate. That’s a tough choice for Chicago Bears fans who are political junkies. Watch one live and record the other? poll by twiigs.com

Which is worse: Romney's 'binders' or Obama's 'optimal?'

Wow, you’d think that Republican presidential candidate Romney set fire to a battered women’s shelter when he said he had a “binder” of qualified women to appoint to his cabinet as Massachusetts governor. Makes me want to ask the Obama partisans: Is  “binders of women” the best ya got? Can there be a more idiotic reason... Read more »

More reaction to Candy Crowley's one-sided moderation of the Obama/Ryan debate


Candy Crowley botched her moderator's job in the Obama/Romney debate

Presidential debate moderator Candy Crowley not only improperly injected her opinion into the Barack Obama/Mitt Romney face-off last night, but she had her facts wrong. The discussion was about the Obama administration’s failure to publicly acknowledge in a timely manner  that the attack on U.S. Consulate in Benghazi that left four Americans dead on Sept. 11... Read more »