Category Archives: Ted Cruz

The Unpleasant Alternative

Democrats sure would like to know who they’ll be running against this year – Trump or Cruz or Kasich or maybe Paul Ryan, or maybe Mitt Romney again. That would make planning things a bit easier – but Republicans would … Continue reading

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That Other Stuff

Melania Trump does look pretty damned hot naked on that bearskin rug in the cabin of Donald Trump’s private Boeing 757 – but the words were jarring. “Meet Melania Trump, your next first lady. Or you could vote for Ted … Continue reading

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One of Those Little Problems in Life

Who do the Republicans want to be their nominee for president this time around? That depends on which Republicans you ask: In addition to landing multiple endorsements from several billionaire donors, a new poll shows that Sen. Marco Rubio is … Continue reading

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Clear and Present Dangers

No one wants some stranger to walk up to them, tell them they’re not a real American and they’re ruining things for everyone else, and shoot them dead, and then walk away, waving their American flag. That’s why the police, … Continue reading

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No Sufficient Second

John Boehner is gone, or as good as gone. November will find him back in Ohio, no longer Speaker of the House and no longer a congressman. He grinned when he resigned. He sang a bit of that Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Da song … Continue reading

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Insufficient Outrage

Bill Clinton was a goofball, and smart as a whip, and sleazy, and charming, and his presidency was of little consequence. The economy soared, but that wasn’t his doing – the dot-com bubble was what it was – and he … Continue reading

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Off and Running

Off and running… Off, and running… Commas matter. And Ted Cruz pulled the trigger: Senator Ted Cruz of Texas announced on Monday morning that he would run for president in 2016, becoming the first Republican candidate to declare himself officially … Continue reading

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