Tag Archives: The Republican Field

Narrowing the Focus

Let’s see – as this primary season has unfolded, and as the Republicans try to work out who they’ll choose to run against Obama, they are in the process of trying to focus their attack. After all, a focused attack … Continue reading

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Same Difference

Admit it – when you were a teenager, worried about who you were, and more importantly, who other people thought you were, and trying to figure out what you were supposed to do with your life, as college, or something … Continue reading

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Navigating the Theological Minefields

Okay, it is getting a little strange on the Republican side of things, or stranger than ever. Rick Santorum is breaking away from the pack – Mitt Romney is worried and Newt Gingrich is old news, not mentioned much at … Continue reading

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A New Case for Gloom

There’s not much more that can be said about the Republican struggle to decide who on that side of things should run against Obama. The frontrunners come and go, and Mitt Romney plods along, the man who may or may … Continue reading

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Not Quite Right

Sometimes all you can do is gaze in wonder. As of Monday, February 13, 2012, the Republicans had their eleventh new frontrunner – the one who would run against Obama and trounce him soundly in November, and return America back … Continue reading

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No, Seriously

What people take seriously is always a puzzle. For a time some people took Paris Hilton seriously, perhaps. And some people take American Idol seriously, still. And out here, just down the street, it’ll soon be Oscar time, with the … Continue reading

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One More Round

Sylvester Stallone is a strange man, and those six Rocky movies over thirty years are stranger still – and there may be another one on the way – because “artists must again and again go through the dark.” Why? And … Continue reading

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