Tag Archives: 2012

It’s always bittersweet . . .

Happy New Year and Elvis bless us, everyone.

Hey GOP! You should, like, look around.

The combination of a growing (and splintered) libertarian movement (which sort of includes much of the Tea Party) with the ethnic and racial demographic shifts underway and we could be looking at a ‘tipping point’ for the survival of the Republican Party. Imagine what the political landscape would look like if that Party collapsed in the next five or so years. I think it’s possible.

There’s a great story in The National Journal that looks at how the demographic impact will be evident as soon as the 2012 election.  It’s here.


Will he or won't he?

How’s Obama doing? Are we moving forward? Standing still? Falling back even? Where’s his presidency going? Is it getting better? Worse? Can you tell?

Go read this, then come on back and let me know what you think.