| Apr 10, 2012
In his Wisconsin victory speech last Tuesday, Mitt Romney said, "Washington has to become an ally of business, not the opposition of business."
This to me is a more worrisome statement than his communications advisor's gaffe about Etch-A-Sketches or...
| Jul 29, 2012
When the Olympic Games began almost 30 centuries ago in ancient Greece, rulers of city-states proclaimed an "Olympic truce," a ban on warfare to allow athletes, poets and spectators to attend without getting speared.
It would be nice to think that this...
| Sep 27, 2012
Don't deny it: This presidential race, for all its minor dust-ups, has mostly been a snore, a bloodless standoff between two men who, despite their differences, are both essentially uptight squares whose wives are forever trumpeting how poor they used...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Out polled by not yet a candidate Stephen Colbert, Jon Huntsman folded. Colbert fakes being a conservative, so he and Romney are pretty evenly matched.
Mitt should simplify his defense and focus on just one Bain Capital Ventures success: Like how he...
| Jul 17, 2012
Most candidates — Republican, Democrat or Independent — inevitably say things during their campaigns that are wrong, stupid or deceptive.
President Barack Obama, I'm sure, wishes that he could take back his boast during his 2008 run that he...
| Aug 19, 2012
Is this the nastiest presidential campaign ever? That's a toughie. Past campaigns have set the bar so low that, to quote a senior adviser to Mitt Romney, "I don't think a world champion limbo dancer could get any lower."
Actually the adviser, Eric...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Vice President Joe Biden and Rep. Paul Ryan, GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney's running mate, will share the stage in Danville, Kentucky, in their only debate. Biden and Ryan's debate follows the top of the tickets' first of three debates last week,...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 8:28 AM
- NEW: Campaign official says Obama will talk about "decisions we need to make as a country"
- President Obama concludes the Democratic convention on Thursday night
- Bill Clinton cites similarities between his presidency and...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Ryan Seacrest and Clear Channel are teaming up on a big business deal....
| Aug 10, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Another day, another couple of TV ads in a presidential campaign barrage that is offering new commercials in Orlando almost daily. This time, the latest commercials are complaining about the unfairness of the last set of commercials. Republican...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 4:32 PM
From Greed and Debt: The True Story of Mitt Romney and Bain Capital by Matt Taibbi By making debt the centerpiece of his campaign, Romney was making a calculated bluff of historic dimensions – placing a massive all-in bet on......