Will Chris Wallace Step Up to the Plate?

There are three stations necessary for a professional political debate: the orators, the moderator and the audience. The role of the orators is to argue their respective positions and attempt to persuade the audience. The audience is meant to listen attentively to the orators’ positions and come to a reasonable…

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The Tale of the the Cobra and the Mongoose

Sunday night’s second presidential debate is being called “the craziest and most surreal debate in modern history.” It felt like I was watching a National Geographic special on the fighting techniques of the Cobra and Mongoose. In one corner, you had the seasoned and steady-handed Hillary Clinton, reserving her strength and…

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Nice Guys Finish Second

The most important decision a modern presidential candidate makes is the selection of the number two person on the ticket. While originally chosen as the second highest vote getter in the election, vice presidents today are picked to round out a deficiency seen in the future president. There have been…

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For Love of Country

It’s no secret that Donald Trump’s campaign is struggling.  His “meltdown” is TIME Magazine’s cover story this week.  You can’t turn on the news without hearing about his latest “misinterpretation” – just in the past week, it’s been “second amendment people” and “Obama founded ISIS.” And after these gaffes, Republican…

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