Monthly Archives: January 2012

On Prejudice

We all like to think that we are objective in the way we view the world. I trumpet this all the time as I believe my political experience is unique, especially in this era of political polarization. It seems that … Continue reading

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On Choke

This is why I will never give up my love affair with sports. Fans prognosticate twenty-four/seven at the water cooler, pundits analyze every angle and possibility in the media, and players strut with swagger in front of the cameras. Then … Continue reading

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On Playoffs, Part III

Around Thanksgiving, I wrote a few blogs about the difference between certain playoffs systems and how the better system will reflect the type of competition in the sport. I used college football as an example of why a playoff system … Continue reading

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On New Hampshire

Is it possible that I will blog six times today over the nation’s first primary? No, not a chance. This one is in the bag. Will Romney win by twice as much as 2nd place? Yes. Romney will come in … Continue reading

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On Iowa Results

Caucus Results, Iowa 2012 (99% Reporting) Candidate:       Ramblin’            Iowa Caucus Romney:                  22.3%                        25.0%                    +2.7% Santorum:               21.2%                        25.0%                     +3.8% Paul:                         20.8%                       21.0%                     +0.2% Gingrich:                 12.8%                        13.0%                      +0.2% Perry:                       11.1%                          10.0%                     -1.1% Bachmann:              8.7%                          5.0%                       -3.7% Huntsmann: … Continue reading

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