Tag Archives: Palin 2012

Guessing What Wins

Political junkies like to think about who will win the next election and why – who made the big gaffe, who looked good in the debates, who had the most to spend, and who masterfully managed the key structural elements … Continue reading

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Backseat Drivers

Backseat drivers are always irritating – they’re supposed to be. That’s their role in jokes and cartoons and on situation comedies. The backseat driver provides easy comic relief – turn here, don’t turn there, you’re too damned arrogant to ask … Continue reading

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