The Mark Shields Post (Who I Think Will Win The Presidential Election)

Back when I first got interested in politics, which, strange as it may seem, was only four years ago, one of my favorite columnists was Mark Shields.  Back then he was writing for CNN as one of the Democratic counterpoints to Bob Novak. What was perhaps ironic about my affection for Shields’ regular...

Another Important Aspect to West Virginia

Well, for at least today, and maybe tomorrow, the talk of the town will be Clinton’s landslide win in West Virginia. To my pleasant surprise, it seems that most of the media has not gone into hysterics as I had expected, and most pundits who have finally come to grips with the math of this race did...

Static Dynamics: The Irony of the End

The great irony of last night’s primaries is that while they may be game changers, from one point to the next, little has changed. If we were to look at polling averages in both Indiana and North Carolina, and then look at the voting totals that we actually ended up with, I think the general consensus...

Hillary: Done.

Somebody correct me if my math is wrong, but I do believe the contest is over.  Over on Daily Kos, they have a handy box showing us how many delegates both Obama and Clinton have amassed in previous primary contests, along with pledged superdelegates, and how many delegates there are left to be had this...

Obamacans vs. Operation Chaos

Well, at least there will be one interesting thing to look for when all the votes have been tallied. A report in the Indianapolis Star hints that not just Democrats, but Republicans are coming out in droves to vote for who they believe should be the Democratic nominee, which does highlight an interesting...

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