Donald Trump’s 10 Worst Mistakes as President

Because of its desire to preserve traditional social structures, there is a strong tendency toward nostalgia among the right. This…

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Was Theodore Roosevelt’s 1912 Bull Moose Campaign a Mistake?

Power is as much about timing as it is personality and messaging. The life of Theodore Roosevelt is a great…

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The Biden Bubble is About to Pop (Preview)

Fortune rules the fates of men far more than we, in our arrogance, would care to admit. Herodotus reminds us…

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Theodore Rex: Review

That damn cowboy is President of the United States! Indeed, an assassin’s bullet made Theodore Roosevelt President at age 42,…

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The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt: Review

“I feel sorry for McKinley,” noted a contemporary observer. “He has a man of destiny behind him.” This phrase gave…

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What is Donald Trump’s Legacy?

And just like that, he was gone. He left in the worst way possible, too. That will surely mar his…

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The Stronger, Safer, Prouder, 21st Century Republican Party Platform (Part 1)

Anyone who’s remotely honest would tell you that the 2020 Republican National Convention was an unparalleled triumph. The truest measure…

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The 2020 Forecast – Episode 5: Fortune Frowns

Ancient people had deep respect for the will of fortune and Homer’s “strong force of fate.” These, they said, were…

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The 2020 Forecast – Episode 4: Along Came the Coronavirus

There’s a funny thing about elections. Much like professional wrestling, outside interference isn’t prohibited. In December, the defending champion, Donald…

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The 2020 Forecast – Episode 2: Trump vs. The Un-Fantastic Four

Like you, I’ve been watching and smirking at perhaps the most disappointing, charisma-lacking, out of touch primary field ever produced…

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