No one says it better than Peggy Noonan 7


I didn’t have the stomach to watch much of the Democrat’s convention. My liberal friends probably felt the same about the Republican convention. Touche! I caught a little of Vice President Joe Biden’s speech. I couldn’t help but admire his rhetoric and delivery at the same time that I recoiled at his political philosophy and slipperiness with the facts … More…

Will Biden’s mouth force an Obama/Clinton ticket? 2


By Tom Quiner

Paul Ryan has energized the Republican base.

Joe Biden also energizes the Republican base at the same time he embarrasses his base by sticking his foot in his mouth.

Polls show the race tightening. Here’s the question: will President Obama dump Mr. Biden from his ticket and replace him with Hillary Clinton? Ms. Clinton would electrify Democrat’s base. She is a serious candidate who has burnished her reputation as Secretary of State. I think an Obama/Clinton ticket would be tough to beat.

She certainly wouldn’t be as much fun as Joe Biden.

What do you think?

 

 

What the Paul Ryan Choice Brings Into Play Among Catholic Voters 12


With the choice of Paul Ryan as Romney’s running-mate, the 2012 presidential election will be the first in U.S. history with a Roman Catholic on both sides of the ballot. The contrast between the Catholicism of Vice President Biden and Congressman Ryan perfectly represents the ongoing debate about the Catholic vote going back to the Reagan years …
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