Category Archives: The Presidency
May updates have been posted for the 2012 Contenders section. Click the tab above to explore the candidates and the campaign.
One rumor/conspiracy theory/lie that just keeps popping up (with the aid of some otherwise serious people) is that Barack Obama was not actually born in America, and therefore is not constitutionally eligible to be president. The people who adhere to this … Continue reading
I’ve updated the 2012 Contenders rankings and added updates to the individual contenders’ pages. Check them out and make comments if you’d like. Join the Discourse!
It has been just over one week since the start of the military conflict in Libya. The US took a lead role providing strategic and tactical support that our country’s top military leaders consider America uniquely capable of providing. Now, we … Continue reading
With my recent focus on the likely contenders in the 2012 presidential election, I got to thinking about that American institution that some of us love to hate around election time—the Electoral College. The body was established in Article II, … Continue reading
As promised, I have added a new feature, 2012 Contenders. You can either click the title above to see an overview of the section and my February rankings, or you can click on the candidate (from the drop down) you’re … Continue reading
Nearly four years ago (2/10/07), then-Senator Barack Obama formally entered the 2008 presidential race. With about a year to go until the 2008 primary season started, he needed the time to build grassroots support, raise money and show that he could … Continue reading