Monthly Archive: March 2016

An Open Convention is Now More Likely Than an Outright Win for Trump

An Open Convention is Now More Likely Than an Outright Win for Trump

Note: Nothing in this piece is an endorsement, just analysis. For the last few months, we have held the prediction that, based on the GOP delegate math, Donald Trump would win the GOP nomination...

Sincere Advice for Mr. Trump (If He Wants to Win)

Sincere Advice for Mr. Trump (If He Wants to Win)

Dear Mr. Trump, What follows isn’t an endorsement of your campaign or a “Never Trump”-based criticism. Rather, it’s an observation of the potential pitfalls in your current campaign strategy that need major revisions before...

“Never Trump” Embodies Why Donald Trump is Winning

“Never Trump” Embodies Why Donald Trump is Winning

Before we start, this piece isn’t meant as an endorsement of Donald Trump or his policies/proposals, but rather a look at how disastrously mismanaged opposition to Donald Trump has been. It’s important to start...

Kasich at the Bat

Kasich at the Bat

The polling wasn’t looking good for the Establishment that year Seven Governors had dropped out quick, but the path was hardly clear Perry was the first to drop; then Walker did the same Jindal...

The Establishment Math Problem

The Establishment Math Problem

Please forgive the incoming rant. This is not an endorsement of Donald Trump (not by a long shot). However, what it is is an indictment of (deliberately) bad math skills on the part of...

About Last Night: Winning Winner-Take-All Winners

About Last Night: Winning Winner-Take-All Winners

THE FACTS: Last night, voters in Florida, Ohio, Missouri, North Carolina, and Illinois case their primary votes for President. By about 8PM, it was clear that it was going to be a big night...

Winners and Losers: The XII GOP Presidential Debate

Winners and Losers: The XII GOP Presidential Debate

General Observations: We echo the media consensus that last night’s twelfth GOP Presidential debate was a refreshingly non-sniping, substantive discussion on the issues that are facing the country. While you may not like or...

About Last Night: Super Tuesday Edition

About Last Night: Super Tuesday Edition

General Observations: Last night was not a knockout punch for either Donald Trump or any of his competitors on the Republican side. As we’ll discuss later, there are clear winners and losers. Trump had...