Tag Archives: gop

Why the GOP is not a National Party

In short, because Republicans are afraid of their own principles. They claim things to get elected, and when the voters give them the world — the Senate, the House, and the Presidency, still, they can do nothing. Ben Shapiro lays … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Now I Am Free

This weekend, I left the Republican party. I have been in the party since the days of Reagan and I have seen it make good decisions and bad decisions, but I have never seen the level of political skulduggery exhibited … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Worst Has Arrived

I was genuinely surprised by the election results, because I thought that distaste for Trump was high. It was, but not in the way I expected. The man got less votes overall than McCain in 2008 and Romney in 2012; … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Farewell to Unity

Now, after the sellout, after the backstab, come the cries for unity. Unity, unity, unity, shouted from every rooftop, a dismal pinioning refrain of the goons and thugs who strongarmed their way into a nomination. And by unity, they mean, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Small Poem

I will never bend the knee; I will never kiss the ring. The GOP is dead; RIP 2016.

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Wasted Vote

One of the arguments of peer pressure is, “Don’t waste your vote.” The reasoning is that voting for A helps B win, so you cannot, in good conscience, vote your conscience. You must go along with the crowd in order … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

He Who Cannot Be Bought

If the threat is to the Constitution itself, then those who place it front and center are the natural targets. This is an existential political crisis. It is not about who gets paid, who gets to the feeding trough, who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment