Killing Clinton’s Last Argument

At this stage of the game, Hillary Clinton has only two real arguments left. One is that she is the popular vote leader; an argument that in and of itself is built upon so much dishonesty that you can actually feel your integrity rotting away as you entertain it. The other is this idea that Clinton will,...

It’s Not Over Until It’s Over… Unless It Really Is Over, Of Course

True to her never give up, never surrender persona, Mrs. Clinton affirms that the Democratic primary isn’t over, and that by some metrics she is winning.  Both of these may be questionable assertions, but politics isn’t about giving in. Indeed, much of politics is about building a narrative, and...

A Simple Question

We’ve heard the question over and over again; why can’t Obama deliver the knock out blow to Hillary? The answer to that is pretty obvious; after almost seven weeks of negative press now, and a state primary that was virtually tailor made for Clinton, there should be no wonder at all that Obama...

Gallup Daily Tracker: Hint of Something Big, or Just Another Fluctuation?

I admit, allowing yourself to hang on every tick and bump in Gallup’s daily tracker is bad for the ticker.  A quick glance at the entire trend since February shows that the race has essentially remained even with hardly either candidate appreciably pulling away from the other.  That there were times...