Wow, Democrats: Have you Learned Nothing About Messaging?

Wow, Democrats: Have you Learned Nothing About Messaging?

Wow, Democrats: Have you Learned Nothing About Messaging? Republicans, with the the help of folks like Frank Luntz, have been succesful in getting out their messages that promote their themes. “Death tax” instead of estate tax, “tax and spend,” and yes — Make America...
Elephant in the Room: Trump’s Mental Illnesses

Elephant in the Room: Trump’s Mental Illnesses

Elephant in the Room: Trump’s Mental Illnesses — NOTE: This article was originally published in 2017 and has been substantially updated with corroborating information. TV news producers appear to be afraid of it. Newspaper editors studiously avoid it. They all...
It’s Character and Likeability, Stupid

It’s Character and Likeability, Stupid

It’s Character and Likeability, Stupid President Clinton’s line, “It’s the Economy, Stupid,” had great resonance in his 1992 campaign. It captured the underlying angst of the electorate about the economic conditions at that time. During this election cycle, virtually...
The Media’s Blind Spot: Is Mayor Pete the New Barack?

The Media’s Blind Spot: Is Mayor Pete the New Barack?

The Media’s Blind Spot: Is Mayor Pete the New Barack? Andrew Yang would be the first one to explain to you that 23 is a larger number than 21; it’s just Math (or as Bill Clinton prefers, Arithmetic). So since Pete Buttigieg has 23 delegates to Sanders’ 21, as of...