Tags » Michael Dukakis

Why Future Presidential Candidates Will Mimic Trump's Twitter Strategy

In 1992, a study of sound bite lengths took political science and the media by storm. Analysts discovered that candidate soundbites were drastically shrinking over twenty years. 796 more words

Donald Trump


An Aspen bingo game sponsored by a support group for failed presidential candidates blew up when Mrs. Clinton lost to 93-year-old Bob Dole. When Senator Dole raised his hand and shouted in triumph, “Bob Dole says, ‘Bingo!'”, Mrs. 179 more words

Politics National

Why the electoral college is actually democratic

Is the election of Donald Trump really an argument for the removal of the electoral college? Not even close.

Noticing that Hillary Clinton won the popular vote and objecting to Donald Trump’s election, many people (recently former Governor of Massachusetts and presidential nominee Michael Dukakis) have renewed calls for an end to the electoral college. 628 more words

Amazing Carson Show/Cubs Coincidence Part 1

There will be no editorial comments in this post, subtle or extreme.

I will however, brag (I would rather be recognized and compensated commensurate with my ability) that few, if any picked up what transpired via a Johnny Carson Tonight Show, that aired last night on Antenna TV. 220 more words

​”Like a good general, I treated everyone who wasn’t with me as against me.”

—Michael Dukakis.

Thought For Today

The Rapist's Privilege

During the 1980s women started a fight that we are still fighting today, which is the fight against rape culture. During the eighties, rape was considered a crime only done by a violent stranger, who was preferably African American. 395 more words


Emily Cain, Red Flannel Sweat, and the Dukakis Helmet

Those moments that define who we are. What we do means more than what we say. And you can’t pull that crap and get away with it in the 2nd District, Emily Cain. 479 more words