Investors Fear Trump Will Render US Economy “Fragile,” As Compared to Obama
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Prepare for President Trump, investors told – FT.com “[The US election] should be the talk of the town, but it’s not. Trump is a good wake-up call to stop thinking everything is fine [in the US], as we have done … Continue reading

Some Lumps Emerge With the Usual Gas From Hot Flatulence
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Glenn Beck to Cruz: Will you un-suspend your campaign if you win Nebraska tonight? « Hot Air One other point. “The conservative movement remains strong and vibrant,” Cruz insists. It’s just that the movement was divided, and when it’s divided … Continue reading

This TDS Hack Got Smacked About Ten Seconds After Posting Some Ludicrous TDS Analysis
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Shot: Donald Trump 2016: Why Trump Won’t Get Sanders’ Supporters – POLITICO Magazine Shot down: ***Horse Race LiveWire*** Election Night in West Virginia, Nebraska – Breitbart 5:25: In West Virginia, nearly half of Sanders’s supporters would vote for Trump instead … Continue reading

Does Being Right Ever Get Boring? Nope.
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Current Desperation – There are Trillions of Dollars At Stake… | The Last Refuge EXCLUSIVE: Trump lawyer calls ‘rape’ lawsuit a HOAX and says there’s no proof accuser exists as he claims her address and phone number are fakes and … Continue reading

Slapping the Gas Around
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Newt Gingrich on Trump’s speech: The “elites” just don’t get it « Hot Air Now that Trump’s the all-but-certain nominee, we should probably huddle and get on the same page about the GOP’s new rules of the road. Namely, am … Continue reading

Indicator: Trump Crushing Cruz, Kasich In PA
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Trump and Clinton Hold Strong Leads in Pennsylvania, New Poll Shows – NBC News Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton hold double-digit leads in the April 26 primary contest of Pennsylvania, according to results from a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal/Marist … Continue reading

Oh, Just Shut Up, Nick, You Complete Ignoramus
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If You Think Life Was Better 50 Years Ago, You’re Voting Republican. Or Democratic. – Hit & Run : Reason.com I don’t mean to scant the authenticity of respondents and their feeling of despair, but c’mon already and get a … Continue reading

Is That Hot Gas I Smell? Did Somebody Turn On the Gaslight?
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The solution to the 2016 quagmire: Gen. James Mattis? « Hot Air This is all patented Allahpundit Hot Gas, and he knows it, but, well, you know.  Hacks gotta hack.  Especially when, A., they are told to do so by … Continue reading

It’s That Time Again
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I’m kind of bored, so you know what that means, right?  Time to jump all over some Hot Gasser shit . Two new national polls: Cruz gains only slightly on Trump with Rubio out of the race « Hot Air … Continue reading

Fruit of a Poisoned Tree – Or a Dead One
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RNC spokesman: The party will rally around Trump if he’s the nominee “100 percent” « Hot Air Yeah, as much as we’re all enjoying these fantasy scenarios in which the RNC wrests the nomination from Trump through some procedural chicanery … Continue reading

Getting the Tongs Out and Rummaging Around Hot Gas
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Yep: As expected, the next GOP debate is canceled « Hot Air I understand why Trump didn’t want to do it, especially after last night. His lead is now big enough that he can afford to play a prevent defense … Continue reading

Frenzy
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No, North Carolina police aren’t filing charges against Trump for inciting a riot; Update: Or are they? « Hot Air Allahpundit of course treats this as if it were actually newsworthy, and spews a thousand words of anal bilge all … Continue reading

Just Yesterday I Decided That This Hot Gasser Was a Laughable Hack
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Caucus time: Why I choose Marco Rubio « Hot Air Several months ago, readers began peppering me and other writers at Hot Air about which Republican candidate we would support in the primaries. For my part, I have learned to … Continue reading

Hot Gas Gets Slapped In the Face With Reality – Again
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Reuters on three man race: Trump 49, Cruz 26, Rubio 21 with 3 days to go « Hot Air When we’re dealing with this many states going to the polls at one time the national trends begin to take on … Continue reading

Here You Go, Nemo
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Harvard drops ‘House master’ term in favor of ‘faculty dean’ – The Boston Globe After months of consideration, Harvard University has announced that the school is dropping the term “House master” when referring to those who oversee undergraduate residences at … Continue reading

The Lying Liars of Hot Gas
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Rush explodes: “It’s not my job to get votes for people, damn it! It’s theirs!” « Hot Air And yet … Trump is to the left of McConnell. This is, of course, abject rent-boy TDS hack Allahpundit here yodeling the … Continue reading

Oh, Really?
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Internal poll for Bush PAC shows much tighter SC race: Trump 26, Cruz 24, Jeb 12, Rubio 11–while public surveys give Trump a huge lead — HowardKurtz (@HowardKurtz) February 15, 2016 I’ll let Nate Silver respond: When Internal Polls Mislead, … Continue reading

Watching the Gates of Paris
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Open thread: Sunday morning talking heads « Hot Air 6/19/15 The delusion that Trump isn’t going to be the nominee will continue at least until the SEC primary on March 1st, so we’ve still got a few weeks left of … Continue reading

Allahpundit Is a Pussy – We Good Now?
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Let’s start election day off right, with Trump repeating a fan who called Ted Cruz a “pussy” over waterboarding « Hot Air The best part of this is watching some Trump fans this morning trying to do damage control by … Continue reading

Math Is Hard For Allahpundit
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Fox News debate draws higher ratings than the last debate, but still second-lowest of the cycle « Hot Air As it is, him pulling a quarter of Fox’s audience is roughly proportional (maybe a bit less at this point) to … Continue reading

You Say Whackjob, I Say Wacko, Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off
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Trump on Cruz: The establishment is rallying to me because other senators think Cruz is a “whack job” « Hot Air Even the establishment’s favorite son would have avoided a term like “whack job” for Cruz, partly because it’s overly … Continue reading

Hardly Worth Mocking, Lately
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Trump: “Let’s get to be a little establishment. We’ve got to get things done folks, OK?” « Hot Air Never mind Trump. He can count on his cult of personality to forgive him anything, and the rest of the primary … Continue reading

Argle Bargle Watch
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Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad: Cruz delenda est; Update: Establishment Republicans are reaching out to me, says Trump « Hot Air That’s a lot of fire from a lot of different directions. Cruz fans laugh all of this off as meaningless, … Continue reading

The Daily Allahpundit Roast
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Trump: Ted Cruz is a nasty guy whom no one likes — and I might sue him myself over his eligibility « Hot Air The real calculus for Trump is how many voters would be pissed off at him for … Continue reading

Allahpundit Dives Deeper Into the TDS Tank For Cruz
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Trump now leads Rubio and Cruz in prediction markets to win the GOP nomination « Hot Air An hors d’oeuvre to whet your appetite for tonight’s debate. Good news for the guy who’s led nearly every poll for seven months: … Continue reading

Very Hot Gas at the Wishcasting Place
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New Hampshire: Trump 29, Rubio 15, Christie 11, Kasich 11, Bush 10, Cruz 10 « Hot Air And just like clockwork, there goes Allahputz dumpster-diving down among the second-third choice cross-tab entrails of this poll to prove – prove, I … Continue reading

You Asked
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Has the Christie moment arrived? « Hot Air No.  Next question? … Continue reading

News From Pathetic Poopsicle Central
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The Myth of the Fragile College Student — Science of Us The true story of college students and mental health has to do with a hollowing out of the United States’ mental-health services, with overtaxed counseling centers, with a fundamental … Continue reading

Amazing Secret Revealed: Hooey Comes In Multiple Flavors
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The Deployment Age | Reaction Wheel A couple of weeks ago James Gross, co-founder of Percolate, had me speak at their Transition conference. I talked about Carlota Perez, her theories, and the transition to the deployment period that we are currently undergoing. The … Continue reading

Neocon Whackadoodle David French Tries to Blow Ruling Class Smoke Up America’s Ass – Again
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Syrian Defense Policy — Obama Administration Changes Tactics | National Review Online There is no easy answer to the Syrian crisis, and now that Putin has deployed in force, there may be no short or medium-term answers at all. There … Continue reading

Look Down. If You See a Penis, Go to the Men’s Room
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Houston transgender bathroom bill debate centers on differing definitions of ‘men’ – Washington Times HOUSTON — The noisy debate over this city’s Proposition 1 has centered on whether it would allow men to use women’s public restrooms, which boils down … Continue reading

Once Again, Hot Gas Analyzes Fantasy Rather Than Actual Matchups
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Pew poll: Trump leads GOP field by nine as Jeb Bush crashes into sixth place with … four percent « Hot Air The question is, what parts of the GOP base that have been turning out for elections might stay … Continue reading

Police State Horseshit
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Assaulted Alabama detective feared being labeled a racist « Hot Air Was there anyone with two working brain cells to rub together who was really surprised by this story? Is there anybody with two working brain cells who actually believes … Continue reading

Jizz: Bad Deal for America, or Black Eye From Collapse of Deal: I Just Can’t Make Up My Mind
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Has Obama bailed out on the pan-Pacific trade deal? « Hot Air In some ways I would likely be happier to simply see the US “give up and walk away” rather than giving away the farm to these other nations. … Continue reading

Privacy
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Why privatizing marriage would be a disaster Today, the idea of privatizing marriage is gaining popularity. But it is an incoherent concept that, if anything, will actually increase — not decrease — government interference in marriage. At the most basic … Continue reading

Trump’s Been an Announced Candidate For Two Whole Weeks And He Hasn’t Quite Remade the Entire GOP Field Yet – What a Failure!
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GOP Rep: Trump might be a Democratic plant to help Hillary « Hot Air Michael Warren notes that none of the top-tier GOP candidates have lost any ground to Hillary since Trump started ranting about rapists. And if the idea … Continue reading

Must Be a Slow News Day at WaPo – Time to Break Out the Men’s Skirts
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WashPost Hails Women’s Clothes on Men: ‘The End of Gender Is Near’ That might seem true on a runway in New York or Paris or Milan. But to look at lacy men’s dress shirts and suits that look like turquoise-blue … Continue reading

Science In the Idiocracy
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Detecting a Coming Betrayal – Pacific Standard Researchers use transcripts from online Diplomacy games to identify signs of imminent betrayal. I dunno.  This just sounds like more silly bullshit to me.  … Continue reading

Huckster Piles It Deeper and Higher
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Huckabee: If Obama WH Can Put Up Rainbow Lights, Don’t Complain If I Put Up Nativity | Mediaite Mike Huckabee isn’t particularly thrilled about the Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage, even going so far as to declare people should … Continue reading