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Win the White House… Why? Gridlock is Power to Libertarians

(First published at The Huffington Post) by Brian Ross Conventional wisdom has been that the party who holds the White House holds real power. No longer. Serve up whatever clown … Continue reading

March 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Third Party 2.0 – Will Fiscal Conservatives Dump The Tea and the GOP?

UPDATED – Fiscal Conservatives. They’re the lost tribe of American politics, wandering the political desert for the GOP’s 40 year descent into extremist Tea Party Libertarianism.  A recent NBC News/Wall Street … Continue reading

November 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

President Obama’s No-Win War: Presiding While Black (PWB)

The President of the United States is engaged in a no-win war. Not with Syria, but with the hard big-W White far Right of The Dead Billionaires Club and their … Continue reading

September 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

Is the Neocon-Tea Party War Running American Democracy Over the Political Cliff?

The future of this Democracy is no longer a Republican-Democrat thing. It rests in the results of a dogfight for the steering wheel of the GOP’s 1966 Thunderbird as it … Continue reading

August 10, 2013 · 2 Comments

A Tea-Bone to Pick with the Constitution’s Framers Over Elections

America is the perfect imperfect, and the U.S. Constitution reflects the achilles heel of Framer thinking that is killing our democracy: Elections. The Framers weren’t big on the details. They … Continue reading

June 11, 2013 · 10 Comments

The Problem isn’t the Fiscal Cliffs, It’s the Lemmings Running

  If you don’t buy a toaster by January 17, you will die. Sounds stupid, doesn’t it?  Yet it is no more ridiculous threat than the equally fictitious “fiscal cliff.” … Continue reading

December 7, 2012 · 11 Comments

This Doomed Elephant Can’t Change Its Spots

  The punditocracy has been abuzz for a post-election news cycle rife with the electoral stomping that Mitt Romney and the GOP took from minorities and women. Wonks and wags … Continue reading

November 13, 2012 · 4 Comments

Paul Ryan’s Con of America on God, Government, and the Governed

Our freedom is derived from God and nature, not government.  It’s a big applause line for V.P. hopeful Paul Ryan on the stump, and it got a huge whoop at … Continue reading

August 30, 2012 · 1 Comment

The Republican Un-Civil War – The Neocons and the Tea Party Fight for Control of the GOP

This election is not about Obama-Romney as much as it is about the very uncivil Civil War being conducted in the Republican Party, where one of its two factions is … Continue reading

August 9, 2012 · 24 Comments

The Trojan Library: Is Lying Like Republicans a Path to Progressive Victory?

Should Democrats use the same tactics as Republicans, employ deceptive negative advertising?  American voters seem Pavlovianly conditioned to respond to it after two generations.  The modern tale of the Trojan Library, … Continue reading

June 21, 2012 · 1 Comment
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