The political scientists are missing the point It isn't demographics or issues which determine election results; it is the candidates themselves

From The Wall Street Journal: Coalition of the Descendant ‘I argued that demographics favored the Democrats. I was wrong.’ By James Freeman | September 15, 2017 | 10:51 a.m. ET Hard as it may be to believe, this could be the beginning of the end of identity politics. The intellectual godfather of the Democratic Party’s …

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It was never her fault Nothing is ever her fault.

Defeated Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton appeared on a live interview with Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie this morning on NBC’s Today show, and yes, I suffered through watched it. The interview was part of her promotional book tour for What Happened, her memoir of the 2016 campaign and her surprising defeat by Donald Trump. …

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Hillary Clinton still doesn’t know What Happened

I have stated previously that I would never buy Hillary Clinton’s book, What Happened, because I did not want to put a single penny from my pocket into her bank account. I’ve also stated that I would read the book if someone gave me a copy. With all of the promotional excerpts floating around out …

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I love this one!

Hillary Clinton: 'My Skin Crawled' at the Sight of Donald Trump During the Campaign https://t.co/7PfzCewRwN pic.twitter.com/rrA34aEFFR — Mediaite (@Mediaite) August 23, 2017 And a lot of people’s ‘skin crawled’ at the thought of Hillary Clinton as President; that’s why she isn’t.

The New York Times tries to explain the Russia connection; Hillary Clinton tries to explain her loss

From the Opinion Page: The Russians Were Involved. But It Wasn’t About Collusion. By Daniel Hoffman1 | July 28, 2017 Russians are fond of a proverb, “besplatniy sir biyvaet tol’ko v mishelovke”: “Free cheese can be found only in a mousetrap.” Having long considered the United States its main enemy, the Kremlin deploys a full …

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I’ve seen this before

From The New York Times: The Democratic Party Is in Worse Shape Than You Thought Thomas B. Edsall | Contributing Op-Ed Writer | June 8, 2017 Sifting through the wreckage of the 2016 election, Democratic pollsters, strategists and sympathetic academics have reached some unnerving conclusions. What the autopsy reveals is that Democratic losses among working …

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How ’bout that? Hillary Clinton’s son-in-law shuts down hedge fund a month after she loses presidential election!

From Bloomberg: Chelsea Clinton’s Husband Closes His Hedge Fund by Saijel Kishan | February 8, 2017, 9:48 AM EST Eaglevale Partners, the hedge fund co-founded by Marc Mezvinsky, the son-in-law of Hillary and Bill Clinton, closed in December, according to a person with knowledge of the matter. Eaglevale, based in New York, is in the …

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Yes, Barack Obama would have (probably) won a third term!

From The Washington Post: President Obama says he could have beaten Trump — Trump says ‘NO WAY!’ By Michael Kranish December 26 at 5:02 PM President Obama said in an interview released Monday that he could have beaten Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump “if I had run again.” In his most pointed critique yet, Obama …

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It doesn’t get much funnier than this!

I received an e-mail from the Donna Brazile, the interim Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee: re: Russian interference in our elections From Donna Brazile democraticparty@democrats.org Call on Congress to begin an independent, bipartisan investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election: ADD MY NAME Dana — By now, Americans know beyond any reasonable doubt …

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The Democrats’ attempt at distraction If the e-mails affected the outcome of the election, it was due to what was in them, and not who hacked them

Democrats are incensed, appalled, outraged by the possibility that Soviet Russian President Vladimir Putin might have preferred Donald Trump to Hillary Clinton in last month’s presidential election, claiming that foreign governments have no right to interfere with our elections. But it wasn’t so long ago that Senator John Kerry (D-MA), the 2004 Democratic presidential nominee, …

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