Author Archives: Patrick

Sometime political guy.

Is Scott Brown guilty of using the heckler’s veto?

Apparently, there is a conference going on at Harvard that discusses a subject matter many people don’t like.
An upcoming conference at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government on the “one-state solution” to the Palestinian-Israeli conflict is drawing ire from organizations who believe it promotes the elimination of Israel. The “One-State Conference,” which will take place this weekend at the John…

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Titanic (1912) vs Costa Concordia (2012)

Interesting.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/new… Survivors from the Costa Concordia spoke angrily yesterday of the nightmare evacuation from the stricken ship as women and children were left behind. In the terrifying moments after the giant vessel began to list, fights even broke out to get into the lifeboats. Men refused to prioritise women, expectant mothers and children as they pushed themselves forward to…

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Newt Belly Flop in Iowa

New PPP poll:

http://www.publicpolicypolling… Newt Gingrich’s campaign is rapidly imploding, and Ron Paul has now taken the lead in Iowa.  He’s at 23% to 20% for Mitt Romney, 14% for Gingrich, 10% each for Rick Santorum, Michele Bachmann, and Rick Perry, 4% for Jon Huntsman, and 2% for Gary Johnson. Let’s see, I recall an earlier RMG post where a…

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Newt’s Ballot Access Woes

Have you seen this?  Have you heard about this? Newt Gingrich missing candidate from Missouri primary ballot

http://www.politico.com/news/s… A source passes along this sample primary ballot from the Franklin County clerk’s office in Missouri, which includes one prominent candidate who’s no longer running (Herman Cain) and omits one who is: Newt Gingrich. For GOP’s Gingrich: Big declarations and hurdles

http://nhjournal.com/2011/12/0…

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Stick a Fork in Newt Romney?

After watching Michelle Bachmann mercilessly attack “Newt Romney,” it wouldn’t surprise me at all to see a Bachmann resurgence (at the expense of Newt). A little more.
And Ron Paul’s ad got a mention in the debate.  I like the part when the audience can’t help but to laugh at Newt. [poll id=” 437 “]…

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Stick a fork in Herman Cain? Is he done?

Word on the Facebooks is that Herman Cain is staying in the race.  However, read this statement by Herman Cain’s lawyer: Mr. Cain has been informed today that your television station plans to broadcast a story this evening in which a female will make an accusation that she engaged in a 13-year long physical relationship with Mr. Cain. This is…

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