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Reality Check: Hillary Clinton Won The New Hampshire Primary

Yes, it’s true that Bernie Sanders got over 60 percent of the popular vote in yesterday’s Democratic presidential primary in New Hampshire. That’s nice. It’s impressive. Bernie Sanders got to give a victory speech, and Hillary Clinton gave a concession speech. “Sanders Won New Hampshire,”

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Ben Carson Prophecy Of Doom Comes To Pass

It seems now that the prophecy of another Ben Carson supporter is more indicative of Ben Carson’s political future. This supporter wrote to us that “who ever wins Iowa will win the nomination!!!!” Both factually and fantastically, this prophecy did not hold true.

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The OTHER Democratic Presidential Candidates In New Hampshire

The corporate news media depicts the New Hampshire Democratic primary as being between just two candidates, Hillary Clinton and Bernies Sanders. There are actually 28 Democratic candidates on the ballot, although one of them, Martin O’Malley, has dropped out. Graham Schwass promotes a liberal religious

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Parry! Riposte!

Political banter should be scored somehow, maybe as they do it in fencing, maybe as they do it in the Olympics. An exchange like this should be given a special name, like “triple salchow”:

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The MayDay Super PAC Returns

“Embrace The Irony.” Remember that phrase?  It was the phrase that Lawrence Lessig used to launch a big-money-gathering political action committee called the MayDay Super PAC in 2014.  The publicly declared purpose of the big-money MayDay Super PAC was to … wait for it …

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MayDay PAC Candidate Fails

The MayDay PAC was unable to provide sufficient support to enable Jim Rubens to achieve electoral success. Jim Rubens lost yesterday’s Republican Party U.S. Senate primary in New Hampshire, getting only 24 percent of the Republican vote, about half of the number of votes that the victor, Scott Brown, received.

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Opportunity

In the southbound lane of the long, high metal and asphalt bridge over the Piscataqua River that divides New Hampshire from Maine, a grate covers a storm-water drain. Out of that drain, a lone sunflower plant has grown. Today it is in full blossom, facing

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