Monthly Archives: July 2012

Yachtboating; the New Swiftboating?

In the 2004 Presidential campaign the political gloves came off, so to speak, when a group of Vietnam War veterans was enlisted by a Republican special interest group (known as a 527 or the equivalent of today’s SuperPac) released negative … Continue reading

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We Are the Dog on Top of the Car

Some rather enterprising individuals have taken to following the Mitt Romney campaign bus around in A Cadillac Esplenade (in a nod towards Ann Romney) complete with sponsor stickers on the side and with one special feature: a fake dog strapped … Continue reading

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The Tipping Point in the Presidential Election is…Omaha?

It’s a tight race. President Obama has maintained the lead but surprisingly, for an incumbent, not by very much. Conservatives have¬†wistfully¬†hoped that there would be some watermark that would propel Mitt Romney into the lead but it has never materialized. … Continue reading

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