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Ted Cruz Trusted

5 Down-And-Dirty Tricks Ted Cruz Uses To Fool Voters

Ted Cruz is nasty. Ted Cruz is mean. Ted Cruz is “a huge asshole. Ted Cruz is a pretty horrible human being. That’s the consensus, at least.

February 20, 2016
U.S. Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush listens to a question during an interview with Reuters at Nonie's Restaurant in Peterborough, New Hampshire October 13, 2015.

When The Applause Dies For Jeb Bush

If Jeb bombs in New Hampshire, he’s done. Even if he doesn’t quit the race, it’s over.

February 8, 2016
Hillary Clinton

Hillary Trudging to Antarctica

The lady has plenty of pluck and persistence. Isn’t that the way to get to the top — or the bottom — of the world?

February 5, 2016
Hillary Clinton Bernie Sanders

The Coin-Toss Victory — And Other Hillary Clinton Myths

Hillary Clinton didn’t “win” Iowa.

February 4, 2016
Donald Trump hand thumbs up

Only One Thing Can Keep Donald Trump From Ultimate Victory: Donald Trump

Donald Trump is not the golden boy he thought he was.

February 3, 2016
Mike Huckabee Adele Hello parody

Mike Huckabee Parodies Adele’s ‘Hello’ In Last-Ditch Attempt To Impress Iowans

The whole thing reads as a good-faith effort, though quite amateur.

January 27, 2016

Donald Trump Faces Several Tests Before Iowa Caucuses

Candidates inevitably face two fall challenges: Voters start looking more closely at them and discover flaws, and they start considering who they want as president, not just as messenger. Here are the tests Trump faces in the four months between now and the Feb. 1 Iowa caucuses.

October 6, 2015

Did Jeb Bush Go Far Enough To Try To Save Terri Schiavo To Save His Iowa Chances?

The Terri Schiavo case could come back to haunt Jeb Bush in 2016.

March 6, 2015

Don’t Mess With Iowa As First Caucus State

The current nominating process may not be completely fair — but it works.

February 6, 2015

Republican Party Will Test Christian Voters’ Clout

Why the 2016 election could be the religious right’s last stand.

January 13, 2015

Bachmann: ‘There’s A Chance I Could Run’ For President In 2016

Michele Bachmann may be retiring from the House of Representatives, but that doesn’t mean that she’s ready to leave the spotlight. In news that should depress Republicans (and thrill fans of This Week In Crazy), the Minnesota congresswoman now says that she may run for president again in 2016. Bachmann, who unsuccessfully sought the Republican […]

July 23, 2014