Category Archives: GOP16

It’s Marco’s Turn to Experience Trumpism’s Vile Spew

First, from my own Twitter Feed from a Trump supporter: @BobSikes @marcorubio he is anchor baby loyal CubanNever shows up to vote.and is said to be smuggling Cubans into usa. — hugh gard (@gardhugh) February 10, 2016 Don’t really need … Continue reading

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Marco Rubio as Harry Potter, Donald Trump as Lord Voldemort

Alex Leary, one of Florida’s best political journalist, has this in the Tampa Bay Times: THe super PAC supporting Marco Rubio sent donors a memo arguing that Donald Trump can be defeated and asking for donations. The memo casts Rubio … Continue reading

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Trump’s Low Ceiling Still the Elephant in the Room and The Donald Knows It,Too

A CBSNews/YouGov poll taken before Donald Trump’s debate meltdown on February 13 gave him 42 percent of the vote. He won last night’s South Carolina primary with 32.5 percent. A win is a win, but percentages matter. Trump still has … Continue reading

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A Cruz Collapse, a Lowering Trump Ceiling, a Rubio Ascendancy

A creepy robocall from a PAC supporting Ted Cruz targeted Donald Trump on Thursday night for his dry and inconclusive statement about the Confederate battle flag. Writing for MSNBC, Vaughn Hillyard has this: Courageous Conservatives, the pro-Cruz super PAC who … Continue reading

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“Pajama Boy With ‘Roid Rage, Tweeting Until His Thumbs Fall Off”

Wishing this were mine. It belongs to David French who writes in National Review: When you combine fever-swamp leftism with his protectionism and border policies, Trump looks less like a new sensation in American politics and more like a famous … Continue reading

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Is Trump Running as a Democrat Now or is He Melting Down Over Another Grudge?

It’s clear that Donald Trump is in control of his own Twitter account. No intern or staffer would dare put this out. Now that George Bush is campaigning for Jeb(!), is he fair game for questions about World Trade Center, … Continue reading

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Trump Wrote in 2000 of Iraq That “It’s Madness Not to Carry the Mission to It’s Conclusion”

Donald Trump said a lot last night that’s put him in hot water with voters. Along with the creepy lefty accusation that George W. Bush lied about Iraq’s WMDs that predictably went along with the his assertion that the Iraq … Continue reading

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Trump Ducked Evangelicals This Week in South Carolina

From Wall Street Journal reporter Josh Dawsey: Mr. Trump has also come under scrutiny from some evangelicals this week for his temperament and profanity. Mr. Trump said Saturday night that he wouldn’t use profanity any longer and that it would … Continue reading

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Trump Now Represents the Daily Kos Wing of the Republican Party

I left New York after living there for almost ten years for South Carolina in 1994. At an Episcopal church in Columbia, I cast my vote for Senator Bob Dole in 1996 who won the state easily, but lost to … Continue reading

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This is Rich: Bush Worried About Dirty Tricks From Rubio

Didn’t Bush tell Marco Rubio just last week to stop whining about all those advertisements he’s been buying to attack him? Anyway, this from Alex Isenstadt in POLITICO: MANCHESTER, N.H. — With the hours counting down until the New Hampshire … Continue reading

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