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RINO-plasty

I’m just going to give you a taste of this. The article is fairly long, it’s also of a piece, and not susceptible of abstracting. (At least by me!) The GOP needs more than cosmetic surgery. It’s either showing signs of great health or is in crisis, or perhaps a little of both. The party controls […]

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Blue collar America’s crisis

Salena Zito’s column highlights blue collar America’s crisis perfectly: A tugboat pushing nine loaded coal barges chugged up the Ohio River, toward the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers. It eventually passed the McConway & Torley steel foundry along the Allegheny, likely headed for one of the few coal-fired power plants left in America. […]

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Blue collar America’s crisis

Salena Zito’s column highlights blue collar America’s crisis perfectly: A tugboat pushing nine loaded coal barges chugged up the Ohio River, toward the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers. It eventually passed the McConway & Torley steel foundry along the Allegheny, likely headed for one of the few coal-fired power plants left in America. […]

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Even 43% of “Don’t-Give-a-Damn’s” Don’t GIve a Damn About Democrats This Year

For reference, “Don’t-Give-a-Damns” is the name Bernie Chumm gave to America’s irreligious. When we were young, in the 1950s, in most communities they were no more than 10%-20%. Then  the Left grabbed them in the 70s, and turned them into the “anti-religious”, and the most oppressed class in America, and grew them toRead More

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Overcoming the Stigma of Being “Republican”

Eric Gurr, who is trying to unseat John Boehner in Ohio’s 8th Congressional District primary (My sister was born in Hamilton. Like all respectable Appalachians in those days, she wanted to be born at a better address.) wrote a nice comment to an older article I wrote about the GOP’sRead More

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The GOP’s Default Sell-Out Position on Immigration, A Primer for Primary Challengers

Dave Brat challenges Eric Cantor in Virginia’s 7th District.

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