Sorry Green/Progressive/Family You’ll Never Get a Chance 2

By Daniel McKay
Sorry Green/Progressive/Family You'll Never Get a Chance
  I know many people hope to see the rise of a third party to rival that of the establishment. Sorry to break it to everyone, but that just isn’t going to happen. The reason? The country wasn’t designed that way. This is not to say that parties can’t change, parties have mutated and evolved over ...

Post Vice Presidential Debate Analysis 10/11/12 1

By Daniel McKay
Post Vice Presidential Debate Analysis 10/11/12
The debate tonight was nothing short of a good and constructive discussion. Both candidates were passionate and loud. Unlike the first Presidential Debate, no candidate checked out – each put out their points and reached out to the American people. The verdict? It was a tie.. The moderator was much stronger this debate, she dug ...

The Vice Presidential Debate – 10/11/2012

By Princeton Moses G.
The Vice Presidential Debate - 10/11/2012
One can go back decades in the archives of American political history in search of a scenario where a Vice Presidential Debate has altered or influenced the outcome of an election and come out empty-handed. But this time could be different; the stakes perhaps are higher than they’ve ever been, amplified by the President’s peculiar or rather ...

Why Do People Vote Against Their Self-Interests? 3

By Daniel McKay
Why Do People Vote Against Their Self-Interests?
Do People Consistently Vote Against Their Own Self Interests? Well, people at least think they aren’t – and the reason is asymmetric information. In laymen’s they don’t know what the heck they’re doing. While writing “Who Said Money Can’t Buy Happiness?” and reading a recent pew report, I started to ask myself – do people actually vote with their ...

A Foreign Country RULING America? 5

By Daniel
A Foreign Country RULING America?
Will A Foreign Country Rule America? It Is Possible… Current rulings lifting limits on corporate campaign finance open up the real possibility of foreign influence. Recently Jesse Ventura was a guest on Piers Morgan Tonight – and while I don’t agree with that loon 99% of the time, he made a really interesting observation. Corporate ...