Disrespecting An American President

Disrespecting An American President

When President Barack Obama took the stage at The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, the first thing that struck me was the fact that Mr. Stewart would not be seated before the President. He just wouldn’t sit down until President Obama had seated himself. It was a...
Romney’s 27 Lies

Romney’s 27 Lies

William J. Bennett published an opinion piece on the CNN web site this morning titled “Romney is Not a Liar“, in which he defended not one of Romney’s assertions during the first debate, but rather used the opportunity to attack President Obama. In...

The Presidential Debate, October 3, 2012

In the lead-up to the first presidential debate of 2012, I’ve been warning people not get too cocky about President Obama’s chances. Americans have watched the Romney campaign repeatedly shoot itself in the foot and had generally began to assume that Mitt...
Will Romney’s “47 Percent” Statement Hurt Him?

Will Romney’s “47 Percent” Statement Hurt Him?

Unless you’ve been in a cave, you’ve no doubt heard the clip of Mitt Romney stating before a room full of millionaires at a $50,000 per plate private fundraiser that “there are 47 per cent who are with him [meaning President Obama], who are dependent...
“Pants On Fire” Lies From The Romney Campaign

“Pants On Fire” Lies From The Romney Campaign

A statement by a Facebook friend led me to participate in an unexpected debate. She had commented upon a “Pants on Fire” rating by PolitiFact which questioned the Romney campaign’s assertions that President Obama is ending the work requirement in...