Coolidge and Trump

Trump inherited a slower growing economy than Clinton in 1992. Bush's economy recovered from the shallow recession of 1990-91 but not soon enough to help Bush’s re-election. Clinton raised taxes and attempted to expand the welfare state with Hillarycare in…
Women, Minorities and GOP

Children of divorced parents and born outside of marriage score lower on academic performance, well-being and self-esteem. Children born outside of marriage scoring lower than even children of divorce. Single mothers are looking for solutions to their economic challenges. The…
President Donald J Trump

Since Saturday, President Donald J. Trump has been doing what he promised the voters. And, he's been doing it at breakneck speed. First, he stopped the Trans Pacific Partnership. Next, he started movement on the two pipelines that Obama stopped.…
Fade to Black

By Plebius Common Fade to Black is a screenwriter’s clue that the story has ended.  If you were entertained, mission accomplished.  If you were challenged to think, the process should start!!! David Lean opined that movies should entertain and instruct,…
What Now?

Obama thinks Washington is so psychologically broken that it then projects his inadequacies and dysfunction. He therefore believes the next president will need a specific skill set to function. And, he thought Hillary, the William Safire “Congenital Liar”, had that…
Beyond the Promises

By Plebius Common The genius of Renaldo Magnus was his focus on patriotism, in the arena both foreign and domestic.  Reagan understood that the spread of Communism was the strategy of an ideology which had as it core, world dominance…