Tag Archives: 2012 Republican presidential race

Romney is winning the nomination like Obama did in 2008

Has anyone noticed how similar Mitt Romney’s steady, slow slog to the 2012 Republican presidential nomination is similar to then-candidate Barack Obama’s steady, slow, slog to the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination? Rick Santorum has emerged as the Republican Party’s “Hillary … Read More

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Plan Newt From Outer Space

“… Can your heart stand the SHOCKING FACTS, about Grave Robbers from Newt Gingrich’s past!!! …” OK, I was told by a writer — more esteemed than myself — that no one has grabbed “Plan Newt From Outer Space” yet, … Read More

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Romney will likely win narrowly in Iowa

The Iowa caucus is political candy that lasts the whole year. Its history is more adapt at spotting losers than winners. It seems that three candidates, Mitt Romney, Ron Paul and Rick Santorum (the latest Tea Party “rabbit” in Iowa) … Read More

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New political plan, 7 7 7 – Thou shalt not commit adultery

With no reference to Las Vegas I think the next political plan should be 7—7—7. Thou shalt not commit adultery. Thou shall not commit adultery. Thou shall not commit adultery. Elder Neal A. Maxwell with urgency once said: “The keeping … Read More

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Please, not Donald Trump hosting a GOP presidential debate

Why are there plans for Donald Trump to moderate a Republican presidential debate on Dec. 27 in Des Moines, Iowa? (Read) Please let this be a joke or merely the imagination of an overzealous Trump press agent. However, Newsmax, a … Read More

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Newt Gingrich as Republican nominee? Gedoudahere!

The stamp-your-feet mentality that infects the Republican Party’s base has led to Newt Gingrich surging in the polls, after Michele Bachmann, Rick Perry and Herman Cain did. Newt Gingrich for president? Newt Gingrich as a viable challenger to President Barack … Read More

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The Not-Romneys the latest anti-Mitts to look for a GOP savior

There’s a new website, called NotMittRomney.com. You can read it here. It’s filled with a lot of names of middling GOP political ops and pundits, perhaps a few who failed to get a job with the Romney campaign. There are … Read More

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While activists sip tea, Romney fends off the latest flavors

Herman Cain is the new Tea Party fave of the month, mainly because he got 900 votes in a Florida straw poll and fessed up that he survived a bout with cancer a few years ago. Before that the flavor … Read More

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Mitt Romney has a big South Carolina Mormon loathing problem

Interesting article (here) that highlights how much evangelical loathing of the Mormon faith will likely affect Mitt Romney. In the article, Stan Craig, a fundamentalist Baptist preacher, says this about “‘dem Mormons”: ““The devil wrote only one Bible, and Joseph … Read More

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Immigration remains a touchstone issue for Republican candidates

Although immigration is not a huge issue among all Republicans, it remains a big issue among the Republican base. (Read) The result of this is that Republican presidential candidates are going to have to play to these base issues as … Read More

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