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CARRIER “JOBS DEAL” WAS LIKE SHOOTING FISH IN A BARREL

Many worried workers at the Carrier air conditioning assembly plant in Indiana breathed a sigh of relief when the company appeared to back down from it’s intentions to move assembly to Mexico. On the surface, it appeared to be a great victory by President-Elect Donald Trump. But, the details of the claimed deal let some […]

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ADD YOUR OWN FUNNY CAPTION-RAMA

Some interesting lighting during a dinner with Mitt Romney left President-Elect Donald Trump looking interesting. It’s more than easy to add your own funny photo captions here…

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FORD’S $10,000 INDIAN IMPORT SUV COULD TEST NEW TRADE POLICIES

Part of the surprising victory by Donald Trump was from his support in “Rust Belt” industrial Midwest states by appealing to blue collar workers with a view to bring jobs back to America. For the 2018 model year, Ford is planning to import copies of it’s $10,000 Indian-built Ford Ecosport into the U.S. This is […]

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WHY THE 2016 ELECTION POLLS MAY BE WRONG

The business of the polling industry is very strong these days, with polls flying around each day. While the trend appears to be a Clinton lead at this time, some sampling errors in 2012 should serve as a lesson for the polling industry. In 2012, compared to the average of polls and the actual results […]

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THE STRANGE MATH OF CAMPAIGN ADVERTISING 2016

Advertising agencies will be the big winners of the 2016 election with advertising orders at their fastest paces ever recorded. But, some strange trends are developing in spending so far. While the official Clinton Campaign as well as independent pro-Clinton elements are spending on TV advertising at expected furious rates, the official Trump Campaign has […]

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RUMORS GROWING OF A TED CRUZ SEX SCANDAL?

2016’s weird election might be taking another unexpected turn if you can believe a growing number of Internet sources claiming that the campaign of Senator Ted Cruz may soon be hit with a sex scandal. THE POLITICAL INSIDER and other sources are suggesting some link between Senator Ted Cruz and Tea Party activist Katrina Pierson. […]

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DONALD TRUMP WANTS NEW POWERS TO SUE THE PRESS

Donald Trump sent up another dangerous signal that he would rule with an iron hand with a new proposal to enact new powers to sue the press for libel. There are no federal laws which deal with press libel, where all press libel cases are heard at the state level, where those suing need to […]

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DONALD RAISES HIS CEILING OF SUPPORT

Donald Trump’s impressive win in the Nevada caucus should send even more shivers through the Republican establishment as the drop-out of more candidates including Jeb Bush seems to have done little to slow his drive to win the GOP nomination. At this writing, Trump had 45.0% of Nevada votes compared to Rubio far behind at 24.5%, […]

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AMY LINDSAY, THE ADULT ACTRESS FROM THE TED CRUZ AD

Presidential candidate Ted Cruz had to pull a new ad when it was discovered that one of the actors was soft-porn actress, Amy Lindsay. After this embarrassment to the self-proclaimed Christian conservatives’ campaign effort, Amy Lindsay has been making the rounds on news programs, making even more news of her own. Lindsay claimed that she […]

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REMEMBER ZELDA GILROY FROM DOBIE GILLIS?

Child actress Sheila Kuehl was a memorable classic sitcoms character, playing the quirky but brainy wanna-be girlfriend of Dobie Gillis from the classic sitcom THE MANY LOVES OF DOBIE GILLIS(which ran from 1959 until 1963). You’d be very surprised where Sheila Kuehl is today. She has had a successful career these days in California politics, […]

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TRUMP AND SANDERS HEAD INTO IOWA WITH MOMENTUM

A wave of media advertising and appearances by the candidates in the upcoming Iowa caucus event scheduled for Feb 1 is shaking up the race. The latest polls suggest that both Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders are headed into the nation’s first political event with momentum, with both headed for possible wins. Donald […]

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DONALD TRUMP WANTS TO BE PAID $5 MILLION TO PARTICIPATE IN DEBATES

Donald Trump seems to make daily news with his erratic and bizarre personality. His latest strange request is that CNN pays him a $5 million dollar salary to take a place in the next GOP debate, which he claims that will donate to charity. But, CNN executive Jeff Zucker claims that CNN will never pay […]

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VOTERS SAID SANDERS WON DEBATE, MEDIA SAID HILLARY

In an unbelievable disconnected analysis the day after the first democratic debate, the popular media seemed to proclaim that Hillary Clinton had won the first democratic debate, which was held on CNN. NBC News and other popular media sources were quick to proclaim the supposed Clinton win despite one major problem; polls of actual voters […]

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TRUMP TAX PLAN WOULD BE GOOD FOR BUSINESS, BUT COSTLY

With some good evidence of recent sagging poll numbers, at just the right time Donald Trump announced his new tax plan to add new credibility to his candidacy. The plan does cut the top tax rates to a maximum rate of 25%, and eliminate many current taxes including the inheritance tax as well as cutting […]

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SEN. TED CRUZ BOOED ON STEPHEN COLBERT

Presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz was booed by members of the audience on Stephen Colbert’s late night talk show last night for his controversial views opposing Gay marriage, but host Stephen Colbert quickly scolded the audience to be respectful of his guest. While many candidates for president have been making the late night tours recently, […]

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