Inanity And Embarrassment At The National Level

Does it strike anyone else that in the last few days since the debate we have seen the most puerile, juvenile and unprofessional conduct out Obama and his cadre of butt-hurt supporters? The silliness and idiocy of the defenses ranging from “Hankiegate” (Romney supposedly brought notes to the debate podium when it was just a handkerchief) to…

Dominance In The Chicken Coop

Stacey McCain rightly points out that presidential elections are like urban warfare – in urban warfare, the war is over a large area but the fight is house to house, in presidential elections the war is for the nation but the fight is state to state: Presidential elections are fought on a state-by-state basis, and…

Tax Me Elmo…

I am taking this next week away from politics and blogging. I have business meetings in Italy the first part of the week and the latter part and next weekend will be spent in France visiting Normandy and touring the beaches and the American cemeteries there. But I couldn’t leave without shooting at Big Bird. At Slate, Matt Yglesias…