Friends, delegates and fellow Americans: I humbly and gratefully accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. Who would have believed that when we started this journey on June 16, last year, we — I say we because we are a team — would have received almost 14 million votes, the most in… Read More ›
Brexit won. Nationalism won. And why should anyone be worried that something that a fascist like Trump, a racist like Farage, and a tyrant like Putin passed? I’m sure it will all work out in the end. In light of Brexit, Trump, Sanders, and other forms of societal suicide words and phrases like nationalism and… Read More ›
It’s weirdly fascinating how out of wack the world can be. Today it seems like everything the media publishes is a load of finely woven trash to make you care about an issue and to make you lean a certain way. Not all media is like that of course. But too often stories are… Read More ›
Has hell frozen over? Will pigs be flying? President Obama has, according to United With Israel, it is possible. In an interview the president gave at Camp David he explains that peace in the near future between Israel and the Palestinians is not possible. But the epiphany isn’t all what it seems.
So Dawn of Justice (we will never refer to it by that sophomoric title idiot executives clearly gave it) has been out for a while now so spoilers aren’t an issue as much any more. Now the movie has taken a lot of hits* the least stupid of these being that it seemed like there… Read More ›
I was a free range kid, so were most of my friends, and not a single one of us had a cellphone to keep in touch with our parents. I walked through our freezing cold neigborhood at 6am to catch the bus by myself. I stayed home during my homeschool years with my sister (who… Read More ›
There I was, minding my own business on facebook, when I saw it. The ubiquitous “gendered products are stupid and sexist” post. It rolls around every now and then, often from different sources. Usually it’s just some annoying feminist website. This time it was Cracked.com…which is sad, because Cracked occasionally has some funny articles and other… Read More ›
Recently I (MeredithAncret) and one of Elementary Politics other writers, Erica, started a podcast entitled Two Conservative Lesbians. Which is exactly what it sounds like. A weekly show with two witty, non-stereotypical, conservative women talking about politics and current events. We would like to encourage Elementary Politics readers to listen in and subscribe to the… Read More ›