By Winston Smith “Many people are surprised to learn that there is no ‘right to privacy’ in the Constitution.” James Robertson, U.S. District Judge (ret.) Those following the investigation of Donald Trump and alleged ties and collusion to Russia … Continue reading FISA Courts: Can the Government be Denied?
Tom Warwick “Oh my God…It’s you” -Tom when he saw Jon Huntsman in a DC elevator Roughly six months ago, while President Trump was still putting together his new administration, I wrote an article about the rumours surrounding the … Continue reading Pilgrim in an Unholy Land: Ambassador Jon Huntsman
After the 2016 Election, many have come to disparage the Electoral College. Though it is not justified merely by its own existence, the Electoral College is still a system with a number of inherent benefits which do in fact justify its continued existence. Continue reading In Defense of the Electoral College
Romney urged voters to vote for literally anyone else in order to save the party, and the country, from itself. He became the face of the Never Trump movement. Nine months later, Trump’s transition team has announced that Romney is under “active and serious consideration” to serve as Secretary of State. Continue reading When Duty Calls: Romney in a Trump Administration
On Tuesday, November 8, 2016, the United States of America elected Donald J. Trump to be its 45th President. That night was a night of heartbreak for many Democrats. It was also night of great surprise to many of those who predict election results. So now that the dust has settled and Donald J. Trump has emerged victorious, we now have to ask how so many were so far off. Continue reading Post-Election Sufferings: A 72 Hour Reflection
Keep refreshing that page, because the boys of the Finest Bagels Blog will be live blogging tonight’s results with our own feedback and commentary. Martinis standing by…. Continue reading Election Night Live Blog
Tom was bold and gave his prediction for the race weeks ago. Hopefully with less than 24 hours left, the moderately-insane John will be able to predict the outcome accurately. Continue reading 24 Hours Out: John’s Electoral Predictions
Regardless of his “Aleppo moment” Johnson’s chances of winning this election in reality were pretty slim. But let’s explore the unfortunate institutional and psychological obstructions that keep third party candidates from winning a Presidential election. Continue reading Third Parties: Why It Just Won’t Happen
To say that this election has been unconventional would not only be a huge “duh” moment, but at this point would even border on the cliche. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have managed to turn the race for what should be the most prestigious office in our country into a trashy reality tv show someone might watch on TLC. However, this is not to suggest that there isn’t anything left in the disappointment that was this election to analyze or that a class A nerd like myself still won’t play fortune-teller and try to predict the outcome of this race. So…here it is Continue reading FFB 2016 Election Analysis – Two Weeks To Go…
Okay, so I didn’t EXACTLY have to pay to vote.
But I kind of did.
And I’m enraged about it. Continue reading Why The F*** Did I Just Pay to Vote?