April 19, 2019

Romney’s Trump Card for the Foreign Policy Debate

Mitt Romney has a chance to upstage Barack Obama at Monday’s upcoming foreign policy debate and use the strongest hand he has against Obama.  And it has nothing to do with Libya. Polls after their second debate highlight a source of strength for Mitt Romney that has consistently attracted likely voters to his candidacy.  While […]

The Fairness Card

In the game of Obama politics, the Race Card and the Bush Card are frequently played to trump most any criticism of Obama or his policies.  While those cards tend to be the most oft-used defensive tactics, the most effective offensive card in the Obama campaign’s hand is the Fairness Card.  Take this recent example, […]

Discover 4Q profit leaps 46 pct as card use rises

NEW YORK (AP) — Discover Financial Services says higher spending at the start of the holiday shopping season helped its fourth-quarter profit rise 46 percent. The Riverwoods, Ill., credit card company says its net income available to common shareholders for the three months ended Nov. 30 was $ 508 million, or 95 cents per share. […]

Braves & Red Sox Collapse; Cardinals & Rays Win Wild Card Spots

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 9.29.11 @ 1:00AM Tonight, we witnessed the collapse of not one, but two teams that appeared playoff bound a month ago. On August 27th, the Atlanta Braves had a ten and a half game lead over the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Wild […]

Beating the Racism Card

Obama is finished.  It’s not so much the past six weeks, rough as they were, as his own actions and responses that have finished him.  His showdown with Congress over the debt limit, which he then ran away from.  His bewilderment at the fact that markets responded to that level of stress with a serious […]

Obama and the Class Envy Card

Barack Obama, the Left and the Democrats are determined to continue their never-ending and over-used drum beat of “raise taxes on the rich.”  While of little practical value in solving the nation’s overwhelming debt and deficit problem, this siren song aims to foster class envy, intimidate opponents and foment potential violence.  It is the action […]