Unfavorable ratings, bimodality, competence, and realty

A recent article said, “Trump is viewed unfavorably by 67 percent of Americans overall.  Big whoop.  The authors would like you to believe that somehow translates into an element of undesirability or an inability to beat the opposition. WRONG! Ratings of unfavorability measure a candidate’s clarity, and are NOT indicative of their popularity or their […]

Did Ben Carson Lie About A West Point “Scholarship?”

Question:  Did Carson lie about being offered a “full scholarship” to West Point? Evidence (according to Politico): 1.  In his book, “Gifted Hands,” Carson describes a 1969 meeting with Gen. William Westmoreland — fresh off four years of directing the U.S. military strategy in Vietnam — that Carson said resulted in being offered a “full […]

Donald Trump, Megyn Kelly, Roger Ailes and Fox News

FYI, people.  Stop listening to mainstream media.  They LIE.  Why did Megyn Kelly asked Donald Trump such pointed questions?  Because her boss and the CEO and Chairman of Fox News, Roger Ailes, ordered her to do so.  Ailes told Trump before the debates that he’d be treated “fairly,” yet Megyn’s comment was clearly a low […]