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Daily Archives: February 7, 2020


Woot! – Civiqs did stellar job with Iowa polling

Civiqs final Iowa Caucus poll performed well in a comparison with the major polls. x A look at how the final polls fared, with all the vote in and… roughly counted. I can think of plenty of ways to measure pollster error in a multi-candidate

Festivus, but what for the Rest of Us

I was transported yesterday from the East Room of the White House back to 1997 when the President spoke yesterday before an assembled group of embarrassing open-mouthed American political seals. In that year, the Seinfeld episode entitled the Strike aired December 18, 1997 and introduced


Watching The Debate Tonight?

Watching The Debate Tonight? photo: Homeless Man, photo by Enver Rahmanov • CC BY-SA 3.0 (cropped) In solidarity for victory! Alan Minsky for Mike F., Donna, Deb, Dr. Bill, Dan, Janis, Bryan, Kimberly, and Mike H.—your PDA National Staff Tonight, Bernie Will Stand at Center

Drive the scorpion media crazy – vote for Warren

I am sure many of you know the fable to the scorpion and the frog. The scorpion needs to get across a stream. The scorpion approaches a frog and says, “If you will take me across the river on your back I will do you

Two cheers for Mitt Romney’s Lincolnesque moment

One day after he cast his historic vote to remove President Donald Trump office, Utah Senator and former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney has continued to receive accolades for his principled and lonely stand. But Romney didn’t merely buck his Party of Lincoln in becoming the

Mainstream Media finally sour on Biden. What took so long?

An MTP Daily panel finally completely soured on Joe Biden. Interestingly they came to the same conclusion most of the progressive Independent media came to months ago. Biden won’t like the tone of the discussion. Biden exposed by MSM? Chuck Todd started the segment with


Reagan for Shah! Vozhd Trump for 'Supreme Leader' (plus sour cream)

Phantom Zone projection from Bizarro World. “Malice toward all, charity for none.” Trump's acquittal speech vs. Clinton's acquittal speech — The Recount (@therecount) February 6, 2020 — mike luckovich (@mluckovichajc) February 6, 2020 Here's the transcript of Trump's comments about Steve Scalise getting

The “Everything Terrible Trump Has Done So Far” Omnibus (Week 159)

As part of the ongoing project to catalog every awful thing the Trump Administration has done as a reference for future political arguments and whatever few posterity survives to see 2020, here’s everything awful the Trump Administration has done this week. ____________________________________________________________________________ 1786. Blocked witnesses in