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RNC Final Night

People – mostly the news media – were concerned when the Republican National Convention was trying to get started.  It was going to literally rain on their parade.  Natural disasters do not consult with political parties for a convenient time to occur.  The GOP did what was needed – curtailing events on their opening night,… Continue reading RNC Final Night

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RNC Day One

The Republican National Convention is a new type of political convention.  I would be interested to hear from people who responded to a quick survey run prior to either convention in my local paper regarding conventions and relevancy in current day politics. Laura Bush gave a short speech today.  She then introduced an aggregate video message from four… Continue reading RNC Day One

Just my Thoughts · Politics

Vanity Fair Hits GOP Candidate with Spoof

Okay, so everyone was up in arms over The New Yorker’s cover that was a caricature of Barack Obama and his wife Michelle.  What will people think about Vanity Fair’s caricature of John McCain and his wife Cindy, which is a spoof? Vanity Fair Cover Now, the first thing I notice is the hand full… Continue reading Vanity Fair Hits GOP Candidate with Spoof