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Ying Hillary, Yang GOP

A year ago, I agreed with friends who said they could live with a Hillary presidency so long as the GOP retained control over Congress. This NY Times feature, which outlines her hawkish worldview, explains why. Yes, the same Secretary of … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Talk Dirty to Me

Last night, Truman and I settled down to watch the latest¬†news on Iraq’s meltdown¬†and instead stumbled upon an hourlong CNN infomercial for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. A fawning Christiane Amanpour made polite chit-chat with the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee (who … Continue reading

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Truman’s Hump Day Song of the Week: Wrecking Ball

In a time-honored D.C. tradition, an upcoming, tell-all political memoir slams the sitting president, the presumptive next president, the veep and their minions. No surprise there. But the author is mild-mannered Robert Gates, which is a bit of a surprise. … Continue reading

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