Trump the Fumigator
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To All the Peter Pan Republicans: Trump Bests Captain Crook Clinton | Observer But GetRealLand’s a bitch of a place, where you wake up and the accelerating whine you hear isn’t dream noise but an incoming 82 millimeter mortar round. … Continue reading

Hmmm…”Pro-America.” What’s Not to Like?
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Nervous! Scott Walker Sends Fundraising Letter for Paul Ryan: Nehlen ‘Paul’s Toughest Fight Yet’ – Breitbart After losing the Republican presidential primary, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker has decided to back House Speaker Paul Ryan in his contentious primary battle against … Continue reading

Uh Oh…
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Could a populist revolt topple Paul Ryan? Are voters about to kick Paul Ryan out of Congress? It might seem crazy for a widely respected, newly installed speaker of the House of Representatives to be shown the door. But according … Continue reading

Many A Slip
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » NOTORIOUS RBG: An emailer notes that Congress could admonish her via a House/Senate resolution that could pass by simple majority, and that the President couldn’t veto. “Could” is one hell of a long way from … Continue reading

Trump’s To-Do List Just Keeps on Getting Longer
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Mitch McConnell: Hillary ‘Intelligent and Capable,’ Trump ‘Clearly Needs to Change’ – Breitbart Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) was busy praising presumptive Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton Wednesday, criticizing his own party’s presumptive nominee, Donald Trump. McConnell lauded Clinton … Continue reading

GOPe Moves From Suicidal to Accessory to Murder
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GOP Pushing Legislation ‘Written for the Muslim Brotherhood’ You can’t make this stuff up. Democrats respond to Islamic terrorist attacks by blaming inanimate objects. Now Republicans are planning to promote the Muslim Brotherhood’s agenda. Which response is worse? I suppose … Continue reading

The Terror Cometh
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What Is Paul Ryan Up To? | Zero Hedge Forty-eight hours after Donald Trump wrapped up the Republican nomination with a smashing victory in the Indiana primary, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced that he could not yet support Trump. In … Continue reading

If Paul Ryan Didn’t Have Double Standards, He’d Have No Standards At All
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Paul Ryan Says U.S. Must Admit Muslim Migrants, Sends Kids to Private School that Screens Them Out – Breitbart After the Paris terrorist attack, House Speaker Paul Ryan declared that the United States cannot turn away the hundreds of thousands of … Continue reading

You Negotiate With Power, Not Pussies
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » THE ART OF THE DEAL: Donald Trump Walks Back Tax Plan, Saying ‘It’s Going to Be Negotiated’ “By t… Does this mean that the presumptive Republican candidate has written off any chance of keeping the Senate in … Continue reading

Twitter With Coulter
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Voters need to realize they're GUESTS in our party and quit trying to boss around us ACTUAL members who have titles and positions and stuff. — Conservative Pundit (@DemsRRealRacist) April 12, 2016 Uppity peons. WTF do they think they are? … Continue reading

No, The “Not Our Kind” Party Cannot Oppose Obama
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » “SMART DIPLOMACY:” The fallout from President Obama’s indiscreet remarks in Jeffrey Goldberg’… This sets up an odd duality: the President in the interview is reflective, thoughtful, making a strong case for why he is wiser … Continue reading

Glenn Reynolds, Seer
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » FLASHBACK: My 2006 GOP “Pre-Mortem.” Almost ten years ago, and they haven’t learned a thing…. You know, as I read through this now-decade old piece Glenn wrote leading into the 2006 GOP electoral catastrophe (thanks, … Continue reading

Gingrich Calls Out the GOPe Hypocrites
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Newt Gingrich: Wake Up, Republicans – It’s Either Trump or Clinton – Yahoo Finance With a #NeverTrump hashtag and a growing list of high-profile people and groups declaring that they will never support Donald Trump as the nominee of the … Continue reading

Screw You: War!
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John Sununu: Republicans May ‘Look at Alternatives’ if a ‘Disaster’ Candidate Like Trump Becomes Nominee John Sununu, the former New Hampshire senator and John Kasich supporter, urged Republican voters to “choose the strongest nominee they can — someone who will win.” … Continue reading

As Usual, Sundance Has An Entirely Unexpected Take On the Christie Endorsement of Trump
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Tripwire Alert – The RNC, GOPe, Marco Rubio, Chris Christie and Donald Trump… | The Last Refuge Those power-brokers within the party apparatus just received the biggest fright of the race.  Chris Christie endorsing Donald Trump is severely stunning not because of … Continue reading

Mammoth Cave – Take the Tour!
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Well, That Was Fast… | Anti-Idiotarian Rottweiler What we see is the first signal that the GOPe is letting the Prozi Party know, ahead of time before negotiations have even started as they always have done, that they’re quite prepared … Continue reading

This Is…Worrisome…
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One of my biggest gripes with the purecon conservative mindset is its absolute conviction that, one way or another, most Americans agree with it. And, of course, an article of faith among such would be that most Americans would believe … Continue reading

Of Course They Did
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RNC Under Fire Over Debate Audience Stacking-Local GOP Chairman Confirms Party Donors Get Debate Tickets – Breitbart GREENVILLE, South Carolina — The chairman of the local Republican Party here confirmed to local television that 2016 frontrunner billionaire Donald Trump’s concerns—and … Continue reading

These Two Things Are Not the Same
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First: Is a recess appointment to the Court an option? (UPDATED) : SCOTUSblog – Linkis.com Second, also on the president’s side, the decision declared that the president during a recess can fill a vacancy even if the opening occurred well … Continue reading

Rubio: Going For Broke(r)?
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So now it’s Rubio (and the establishment) dreaming of a brokered convention « Hot Air In the past, when we’ve heard talk of this it’s generally among supporters of Trump or, to a slightly lesser extent, Ted Cruz. Pretty much … Continue reading

Wait – That’s Not How We Planned It!
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Exclusive — ‘It’s A Terrible Deal,’ Donald Trump Says About Just-Signed Obamatrade – Breitbart Donald Trump, currently leading in New Hampshire polling ahead of this coming Tuesday’s primaries, tells Breitbart News exclusively that the just-signed Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Pacific … Continue reading

New Poll In NH: Trump Still Crushing the Field
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New Hampshire Poll – Donald Trump Holds Big Lead, as Jeb Bush Hits the Nitrous… | The Last Refuge Dominating in every poll since the beginning of the race Candidate Donald Trump enters the final with a massive lead well … Continue reading

That’s Not Traction: That’s A Trump Truck Tire Running Over Your Head
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Playing with Fire, Republican Bigwigs Want to Take Out Cruz To many out­side ob­serv­ers, the wave of seasoned Re­pub­lic­an of­fi­cials and strategists sound­ing in­creas­ingly com­fort­able with Don­ald Trump as the GOP’s pres­id­en­tial nom­in­ee is a sign of sur­render.  Wheth­er it’s … Continue reading

Elites Is Elites
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The Week: GOP Establishment Doesn’t ‘Care About the Economic Problems’ of Working Class – Breitbart Michael Brendan Dougherty declares: “The conservative movement has become the GOP establishment” in view of National Review’s “symposium” of authors “against Trump.” From The Week: … Continue reading

Caddell: Establishment Consultant Class Bankrupt
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Pat Caddell: 2016 Election About Insurgency, Not Ideology – Breitbart For Caddell, the 2016 election is about voters revolting against Washington and the political classes that have dominated government and policy in recent years. “The system is on the verge … Continue reading

Rumsfeld: Trump “Touched A Nerve”
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Donald Rumsfeld: Donald Trump has ‘touched a nerve in our country’ – TODAY.com Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld, in an interview with TODAY’s Matt Lauer, addressed criticism by former President George H.W. Bush and weighed in on the candidacy of … Continue reading

Lowry, Krauthammer, Kristol, Kudlow, Noonan, Will, Barone, Brooks, All At Obama Love-In Dinner in 2009 (No Mystery Why They Hate Trump, Then)
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Reminder – Donald Trump’s 2016 NRO Critics Were President Obama’s 2009 Fan-Boys… | The Last Refuge REMINDER – By now almost everyone has acknowledged that Donald Trump has ripped the masks from most of the modern professional punditry who espoused … Continue reading

Ben Sasse Spouts Bullshit
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Ending the Filibuster Would Hand Progressives a Huge Victory – WSJ In response, I have three thoughts to share with fellow conservative colleagues. First, I’m really frustrated too. Second, the filibuster flows from the Founders’ design of a system in … Continue reading

Clueless in Gomorrah
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The Stupid Party Gets Stupider :: SteynOnline Last week Brent Bozell wrote: InPolitico Tuesday, Republican elites warned that if Donald Trump or Ted Cruz become the nominee it would ruin the Republican brand. How’s that for party unity and loyalty? … Continue reading

Nikki Haley: Tool?
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Haley to criticize Obama, Trump in GOP rebuttal | Washington Examiner Gov. Nikki Haley on Tuesday evening will call President Obama a failure and subtly criticize Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump for proposing to ban Muslims from entering the United … Continue reading

GOPe: Losers
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2016 Presidential Race is All About an Anti-Establishment Candidate Marco Rubio, who defeated a sitting Republican governor in his Florida Senate primary in 2010 and ran against his own mentor and the presumed establishment choice in this presidential race (Jeb … Continue reading

Meet The New GOP Oligarchs – Same As the Old Oligarchs
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Does the GOP Establishment Think Ted Cruz is a RINO in Conservative Sheep’s Clothing? | PJ Media Did Republicans think that they would win by presenting themselves as the more “efficient” and “economical” welfare state party? Moreover, what difference would … Continue reading

Ace Writes Something That’s Just Flat Brilliant
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The GOP Is On the Way to Self-Euthanization See, it’s not a question of whether people will be hurt by this. They will. We know that. It’s a question of who will be hurt by this, or, more accurately, whether … Continue reading