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Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:05:35 +0000(John Hinderaker) The latest Wikileaks release includes a bombshell in the form of an email from Huma Abedin, dated April 21, 2015, that says Hillary Clinton is “still not perfect in her head”: Note that the email is directed to a who’s who of the Hillary Clinton campaign. The subject of the thread is a news report about Jeb Bush’s Super PAC, on which a reporter from the Associated Press seeks comment.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:59:52 +0000(Steven Hayward) I still think Trump may win the election. The polls are very weird. We’ve seen how off they were with Brexit and the last UK general election. A hidden Trump vote is not unimaginable at all. Politico went through various Trump victory scenarios a week ago. And then there’s Michael Moore, who calls Trump “a human Molotov cocktail” and worse. Generally I make a point of ignoring his immensity. But
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:07:50 +0000(John Hinderaker) Socialists around the world never hold up Venezuela (or North Korea, or the Soviet Union, or Albania, or Cuba) as an example of a successful socialist economy. That honor nearly always goes to Sweden; never mind that Sweden isn’t actually socialist. But it is a welfare state, and that’s the best the Left can do. But the idea that Sweden proves welfare state policies are a path to prosperity is
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:23:21 +0000(John Hinderaker) There is a lot of speculation about whether Donald Trump’s weakness will drag down Republicans in races across the country. It’s a legitimate question, but there is a silver lining: Hillary Clinton’s own unpopularity. It is reasonable to wonder whether Hillary will hurt down-ballot Democrats almost as much as Trump hurts (in most places) down-ballot Republicans. America Rising PAC has put together this video montage of Democratic candidates being pressed
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:22:52 +0000(Scott Johnson) One of my favorite moments in this campaign season came in Megyn Kelly’s interview of DNC chair Donna Brazile following the third presidential debate last week. Asking Brazile about an embarrassing email from her that turned up in the WikiLeaks/Podesta email dump, Kelly elicited this quotable quote: “As a Christian woman, I understand persecution. I will not sit here and be persecuted, because your information is totally false….You’re like a