Tag Archives: 2008 Presidential Election

Smackdown!

I think it’s fair to say that the base of the Republican Party has unrealistic expectations heading into 2008. There’s something truly bizarre about the base’s desire to find a “Reagan conservative” to represent the party in its upcoming battle with likely Democrat nominee Sen. Hillary Clinton. Like a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat…

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Romney on “60 Minutes”

( – promoted by Peter Porcupine) From last night’s “60 Minutes” segment on Mitt Romney, as reported by Mike Wallace — Wallace: “The rap on you, of course, is that you are too smooth, too handsome, too polished. Are you really known as ‘Matinee Mitt’ …?” Romney: “That’s the rap on you, Mike …” Wallace: “No, no, no …” Romney:…

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Will Romney and the Right condemn the Pope?

It was barely nine months ago that Presidential panderer Mitt Romney was sucking up to the neoconservative right and calling former Iranian President a terrorist. Romney has hailed by rightwing pundits. So, how will Mitt and other neo-sycophants react to the fact that Pope Benedict hosted the very same man in the Vatican? Will the same conservatives that praised Romney,…

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ANALYSIS: Fundraising Letters From GOP ’08 Candidates

(A really INTELLIGENT look at Campaign Letters! – promoted by Peter Porcupine) A few weeks ago, I received fundraising letters from presidential candidates Rudy Giuliani, John McCain & Mitt Romney. To date, I haven’t received similar letters from the other GOP candidates. I’m not supporting any candidate at this time but I found the respective pitches from Giuliani, McCain &…

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