News That Will Always Be True

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San Diego, February 14, 2017   And now the daily news from your ol’ pal Bob: In the news today: Trump said something and tweeted something. The mainstream media went ballistic and had a conniption fit. So did the Democrats in Congress. A handful of “balanced moderate” (i. e. establishment Republicans) also felt compelled to express their sensitive concern. That’s …

Legitimate President Trump? The Ever Changing Narrative

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The inauguration finally happened. And with it, Americans are talking a lot about the future of America’s democracy. Actually, America was created as a republic but we do have elements of democracy baked in. Speaking of democracy….. Blocking the streets or trying to block events is NOT “democracy at work” as some of our so-called news outlets would have you …

American Politics and the Different Rules for Democrats and Republicans

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Written by Bob Siegel and originally published by Communities Digital News SAN DIEGO, November 28, 2016 —  The election is over!  Democrats lost and lost big! They lost the presidency, both houses of congress, and many governorships across the land. But don’t celebrate too quickly Republicans! Before the new era commences, you need to be reminded that Democrats (and the …

The Popular Vote Doesn’t Matter

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Written by Bob Siegel and originally published by Communities Digital News SAN DIEGO, November 9, 2016 —  The Democratic Party is still in shock over last night’s resounding Trump victory. Some consolation is being articulated in the knowledge that Hillary at least won the popular vote. VP running mate, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine  said: “She became the first major party …

Republicans: Let Trump Be Trump

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Written by Bob Siegel and originally published by Communities Digital News NOTE: Because my column from Monday was about Donald Trump who changes the headlines every day, this is already a dated article. However, here it is as it appeared on CDN May 23. I have been very critical of Trump. Rostra readers have but to look at previous posts …

Trump: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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Written by Bob Siegel and originally published by Communities Digital News SAN DIEGO, May 10, 2016 — It happened. Donald Trump is the presumptive GOP nominee. Now the liberal media is salivating because they are so sure Hillary will beat him. The GOP golf and country club establishment is aghast because they are also sure Hillary will beat him. Actually, a few of …