Analysis of 2016 GOP Governor Poll
July 19, 2015
Last week, I launched anonline poll of declared and likely candidates for governor. This was not a controlled survey, so be careful what you read into it. Instead of using the poll as a measure of breadth, I recommend looking at from a few other angles. Suspicious Voting Yes, there was a lot of suspicious voting. At least one candidate received his or her strongest support from a single data center in India.
April 21, 2015
Could it be? Am I reading this right? Has anyone ever surprised you with a wish? A wish that defied logic? Yesterday, a friend wrote of his concerns about Eric Greitens, the Navy SEAL, humanitarian, Rhodes Scholar, charity founder, and former boxer who’s considering a run for Missouri Governor. His concern began: “Most all GOP candidates proudly trumpet their positions . . . “ He was right, of course. Almost.
Thoughts on Boston Marathon Bombing
April 16, 2013
. . . What Your Definition of Terrorism Is I heard a lot of people giving their opinions of what constitutes “terrorism.” Here’s the United States Code: Definitions … the term ‘terrorism’ means premeditated, politically motivated violence perpetrated against noncombatant targets by subnational groups or clandestine agents; Let’s stick with that one. To be terrorism, all of these five elements must be present. You can use it as a checklist: