Thingish Things

Bachmann Has Earned National Respect

Even if Michelle Bachmann were to somehow win Iowa, it would be unlikely that she could put together the financing or institutional support to be an effective challenger in the other 49 states. But last night’s debate performance, like so many before it, showed that Mrs. Bachmann belongs on the national stage. Sure, she has […]

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Mitt Swallows a Mouse

Can you believe he said that? I can’t. “A $10,000 bet?” My God. Mitt Romney’s unforced faux pas at last night’s debate in Iowa  hurt. It really hurt. Playing into the rich-kid image isn’t the deadly part, it’s the amount of time it will take Mr. Romney to recover from the off-handed remark. A bad […]

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