Quick Hit: Trump’s Most Clueless Moment was One of Fiorina’s finest

In a recent Rolling Stone article, Donald Trump was quoted as saying about Carly Fiorina, “Look at that face! Would anyone vote for that?” It was the epitome of female devaluation, reducing women to the sum of their physical appearance. … Continue reading

Ben Carson Will Not Win The Republican Nomination

He’s black. That’s really all there is to it. The Republicans will not nominate a black man. There is no greater evidence needed than the fact that the current party front-runner is Donald Trump, whose sole demographic is frightened, angry … Continue reading

A tragedy amidst a triumph

As a runner–or at least, as a person who runs, who socializes with runners–The Boston Marathon is a legendary event; for many, it represents a lifetime achievement. Merely qualifying requires an extraordinary level of physical stamina. The qualifying times for … Continue reading

Romney’s “Foreign Policy” tour report card: Fail

One of Mitt Romney’s weaknesses in his bid for the U.S. Presidency has been his lack of foreign policy credentials.  To this end, he embarked on a tour last week of three U.S. allies, with stops in England, Israel and … Continue reading