Oscar Isaac, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael Fassbender, and a cast of superpowered thousands romp through the Reagan era
Delta County Republican Chair Linda Sorenson shared an image on her Facebook page last week depicting Ronald Reagan nursing a chimpanzee. The photo is sandwiched by the phrase, "I'll be damned... Reagan used to babysit Obama." Sorenson...Show More Summary
Ronald Reagan has been making numerous cultural reappearances lately: I wrote not long ago about how the sudden surge of TV series (The Americans, Narcos, Fargo, Wet Hot American Summer) using Reagan as a backdrop seemed indicative of a rekindled interest with the Reagan era. It was an era that sowed the seeds of many contemporary American problems, including […]
When I strolled up to Hikertown I thought it was a joke. It was caged behind a ratty chain link fence and it was absolutely deserted. I passed through the gate and eyeballed the spigot a few from the entrance. I hadn’t had any water in 24 hours. That is my fault. I had water......
Donald Trump hits Billings, Montana, on Thursday for a huge rally expected to draw 10,000 people, making the Trump rally the biggest in Billings history, or at least tied with a 1982 rally held by then-President Ronald Reagan, who rode into the RimRock Auto Arena in a stagecoach. Show More Summary
Former Reagan budget director David Stockman explains why the U.S. has been living beyond its means for over 30 years. The post David Stockman Interview—-30 Years Of Living Beyond Our Means. was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
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Every election has its own little touch of the offbeat, but this one is off the charts. With the California primary approaching, one of politics' founding campaign strategists, Stuart Spencer, diagnoses what ails the state GOP -- mostly its relationship with Latinos -- and the Republican brand...
He is the grand sachem of Republican campaigns in California -- the man who pioneered modern campaign management, steering Ronald Reagan to the governor’s chair in Sacramento and advising him well into the White House. Part of Stuart Spencer’s job was to see problems coming far out ahead, and to...
Here’s a jaw dropping video from the 1980 campaign. Bush stakes out a very liberal position on immigration, and then Reagan responds from a position even further to the left, almost sounding like Bryan Caplan, or a SJW. Still think Trump is similar to Reagan? What I find most interesting is not their specific views […]
In memory, Reagans victory seems easy and inevitable. It was anything but. And the parallels to today are a little creepy.
WASHINGTON — A generation after Ronald Reagan denounced the “welfare queen,” the Grand Old Party is evidently on the verge of nominating its first welfare king. Four years ago last week, the party’s 2012 presidential nominee, Mitt Romney, famously wrote off the 47 percent of Americans who don’t pay federal income taxes. Romney, secretly recorded [...]Show More Summary
Our video team recently posted a short documentary featuring the story of Marisol Conde-Hernandez, an undocumented immigrant currently studying at…
I have always been a liberal, even way back in elementary school. I can remember getting in trouble in fourth grade for getting angry during Ronald Reagan's first inaugural speech. I don't remember what I said, but I can tell you with great certainty that Mrs. Show More Summary
Actor and improv comic Kyle S. More (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, CSI) has been cast as Ronald Reagan’s would-be assassin John Hinckley Jr. in Scott Free Productions’ two-hour adaptation of Bill O’Reilly’s Killing Reagan for National Geographic Channel. Additionally, Michael H. Show More Summary
LISTEN HERE: By Mark Green Stuart Stevens and Ron Reagan -- who know something about Republican nomination contests -- see Trump is a stress test for our democracy, They discuss how he rose and what lessons the GOP will learn after November. Show More Summary
This morning's State of The Union with Jake Tapper featured a discussion with a nonsensical, disingenuous liar from the Republican side of the aisle. Representative Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) is trying to spin the possible Hillary Clinton...Show More Summary
If there's apathy in the Democratic ranks, someone forgot to tell California: Californians are registering to vote in breathtaking numbers not seen since the Reagan Revolution, as the no-holds-barred presidential...
We're not entitled to our own facts? The big victory of Trump and the GOP has been turning the truth inside-out