January 16, 2019

BREAKING: Hagel Nomination Cloture Vote Fails

Reported minutes ago on Twitter by Kerry Picket and others, the recent cloture vote to end Republicans’ filibuster of Chuck Hagel’s nomination has failed. This means there were less than 60 aye votes, but the precise margin is difficult to confirm at this time, with many saying 57-43 but one observer saying Hagel fell one […]

Obama Trolling for the Knucklehead Vote

Pundits have ridiculed the string of fluff television, radio, and magazine appearances that Barack Obama has been making the last few months.  They are wrong.  He has a strategy and is executing it well.  He is seeking and winning the votes of those Michelle Obama calls knuckleheads. Inside-the-Beltway journalists have decried Barack Obama’s refusal to […]

True the Vote Summits

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Quin Hillyer on 8.17.12 @ 10:45AM The fantastic organization True the Vote, dedicated to ensuring that our elections are free of fraud, is having a series of state “summits” which are tremendously important for the cause of honest elections. I’m late posting about tomorrow’s summit in Colorado, […]

MassDems Give Warren 95% of Vote

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 6.3.12 @ 7:57PM Yesterday, Massachusetts Democrats closed ranks around Elizabeth Warren giving her more than 95% of the vote at the party’s state convention in Springfield. The only other Democrat on the ballot was Marisa DeFranco, an immigration attorney. If DeFranco had received 15% […]

Science: Strong Men Vote Conservative

Via The Telegraph: Physically strong men are more likely to hold right wing political views because they believe society should be geared to personal struggle and self-preservation, an academic study claims. Researchers cite muscle-bound Hollywood action heroes like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Chuck Norris and Sylvester Stallone as evidence that aggression is linked to conservative politics. And […]

Why Most Jews Don’t Vote GOP

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 2.17.12 @ 12:12PM In his article about Jewish Republican David Storobin’s efforts to be elected to the New York State Senate next month, Ross Kaminsky notes that the only GOP presidential candidate to earn 40% of the Jewish vote since Warren Harding in 1920 […]

Scarlett Johansson: Vote For Obama Because the GOP is ‘Totally Unfashionable’

Via HuffPo: The GOP? “Totally unfashionable!” Scarlett Johansson told us. The Obama campaign, on the other hand, has gathered up fashionable friends in spades. With just two days till New York Fashion Week, plenty of designers (and a few stylish celebs) turned out to fete President Obama’s Runway To Win initiative at the Theory store […]

Gingrich and Perry Seeking the Oliver Stone Vote?

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Jeffrey Lord on 1.10.12 @ 11:25PM One can only be speechless. Are Newt Gingrich and Rick Perry auditioning for roles as the new Oliver Stone? Newt Gingrich attacking “the rich”???? Rick Perry going after Mitt Romney as a “vulture capitalist”? What are these people thinking? Not Reagan […]

Vote Democrat in 2012? You Must Be High

Via American Thinker: “The NAACP is making drug prohibition a focus of its efforts. And they aren’t the only ones. The organization Blacks in Government (BIG) is also at it. On top of that, black opinion leaders are going after the president on the subject. Hard. And for the last few months, just about continuously. […]

Vadum vs Thom Hartmann on Registering the Poor to Vote (Cloward-Piven Strategy)

AmSpecBlog By Matthew Vadum on 9.8.11 @ 1:06PM In a few minutes at about 1:15 p.m. Eastern time I’ll be on uber-liberal Thom Hartmann’s top-rated, nationally syndicated radio show. We’ll be talking about an apparently controversial article I wrote for American Thinker titled “Registering the Poor to Vote is Un-American.” It should be fun. I […]