Primary Post-Mortem

by Chip
Griffin


Feb 11, 2016
9:50 AM

The primary is over. The ballots were counted. We now know what happened. Here's my post-primary analysis, now that the dust has settled and we've had a day to digest the results. Random thoughts and observations... -- This was a Santa Claus election. Two candidates who promised voters pretty much whatever they wanted topped their respective primary's ballots by wide … [Read more...]

Final #FITN predictions

by Chip
Griffin


Feb 9, 2016
6:51 AM

Today is The Day. Random thoughts & observations... -- I feel like a kid on Christmas morning. -- I can't recall a #FITN primary when there were more possible outcomes still on the table as the polls open. -- The good news is that tomorrow morning you won't have to listen to the pundits bloviate about what's going to happen in New Hampshire. The bad news is … [Read more...]

Snow today, clear tomorrow? // Sanders slammed over photos // Many questions unanswered … and more

by Chip
Griffin


Feb 8, 2016
7:59 AM

It's the last big day for persuasion as campaigns turn their eyes toward turnout for tomorrow's New Hampshire primary. Random thoughts & observations... -- Snow may impact events this afternoon and evening, but it should come to an end before voting starts tomorrow. And, unlike DC, we'll be all cleaned up shortly after the last flake flies. -- As I have noted in my … [Read more...]

Rubio’s debate debacle // Christie, Bush, Kasich helped // Trump timid … and more

by Chip
Griffin


Feb 7, 2016
8:09 AM

Less than 48 hours before voting begins in the New Hampshire primary. Random thoughts & observations... -- Hurt a lot: Marco Rubio. The problem with momentum is that there's more damage when an object collides with something. F=ma and all of that. On Saturday night, Rubio collided with Christie and the result wasn't pretty. The early attacks Christie delivered on … [Read more...]

Trump can’t handle snow // Democrats rally // Fighting for Fiorina … and more

by Chip
Griffin


Feb 6, 2016
6:17 AM

There are only 3 days until the New Hampshire primary. Random thoughts & observations... -- It turns out Donald Trump might actually fit in if he moves to Washington, DC. It snowed, so he freaked out. Will New Hampshire voters hold it against him that he couldn't handle a little local weather? -- Tweet of the day from @JebBush: "@realDonaldTrump My 90 year old … [Read more...]