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Four Horses of the Apocalypse 2016 US Presidential Election Sim

A few people have asked me what would happen if Bernie Sanders ran as an independent or on a joint Green Party ticket with Jill Stein, or if the Republican establishment ran their own candidate against Donald Trump. 1,267 more words

Politics

Politics 2.0: An Analysis of Obama’s Winning Campaign

Barack Obama, The First Social Media President

First seen in FDR’s radio campaign in 1933 and then again with JFK’s television campaign in 1960, Obama’s social media campaign in 2008 and 2012 has revolutionized politics for the future. 981 more words

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America's #1 Bimbo ...

Michele Bachman, on why she believes God caused terrorist attacks in Brussels this week in order to humiliate President Obama: “Maybe our president’s humiliation comes in a manner so devastating it makes one wonder whether the Creator of humankind isn’t reminding this world of the inferiority of foolishness in the face of wisdom.” 978 more words

Political Commentary

Practical Magic

There’s something anticlimactic about early voting.  It’s like shopping on the Wednesday before Thanksgiving; sure, you’re getting the job done, but the air of excitement just isn’t there.   526 more words

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Seniors Reminisce: The 2012 Election & Michelle Obama Rally

First Lady Michelle Obama addresses a crowd of 1,800 at the Kenyon Athletic Center on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012. (Samuel Colt for The Thrill)

Senior year is trying to say the least. 386 more words

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4 Charts that Reveal how the Electoral College Skews Democracy

As anyone who remembers the 2000 election knows, Americans do not directly elect their President. Instead, the President is selected by the Electoral College, which consists of 538 individuals. 507 more words

The School of Hard Knocks, Part 1

BACK in February of 2012 I was working on a consulting engagement with a long daily commute, which gives you a lot of time for thinking. 647 more words

2012 Election