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Yes, Wee One…Conservatism IS a Lifestyle

After David Larsen posted some thoughts he shared at a recent panel discussion hosted by the goon squad over at CNJ I wondered how long it would take them to pull out the long knives and go for Larsen’s throat. … Continue reading

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The Death of Conservatism in New Jersey

Few things speak with greater volume and clarity than a landslide victory in what many thought would be a close political race where differences between the contenders were stark and easily discernible. In the case of the 7th Congressional District, … Continue reading

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Bulldog and Nicole Finally Tie The Knot

Yes, it’s true, my friends: yesterday, at no less significant a venue than Proprietary House in Perth Amboy on no less significant a date than June 2, the Honorable Maria Del Valle-Koch officiated at an exchange of vows in a … Continue reading

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Has Rockin’ Robbo Finally Lost His Mind?

It looks like the Lance campaign is beginning to panic: his poll numbers are tanking and victory on June 5 is not the foregone conclusion they figured it would be a couple of months ago. I suspect that next week … Continue reading

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The RINO in a Reagan Suit – Part 1

As the GOP primary season in New Jersey enters the critical final five weeks before Garden State Republicans go to the polls and vote on June 5, the time has come to do some serious vetting of incumbent congressman Leonard … Continue reading

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Anti-Bully Bullies

In one of the most incisive analyses I’ve read so far on the latest social crisis known as “bullying,” AmSpec’s Daniel Flynn properly notes that, as is so often the case when people react to a perceived injustice, the reaction … Continue reading

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Is Steve Lonegan Shilling for Leonard Lance?

It’s a fair question given last year’s donnybrook, when the so-called Conservative Leadership Council (a creature of the New Jersey Conservative Republican Leadership Committee – itself a shadowy cabal that includes the likes of Steve Lonegan, Mike Doherty, Rob Eichmann … Continue reading

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When Vetting Becomes Personal Destruction

While the term “vetting” has acquired a certain popularity in the wake of Barack Obama’s election as president of the United States, few people are aware that it was originally a horse-racing colloquialism referring to the requirement that a veterinarian … Continue reading

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Meet the Next Governor of New Jersey

During the gubernatorial primary season back in 2009 I speculated on the possibility that the Democrat Party in New Jersey would throw incumbent candidate Jon Corzine overboard and bet the ranch on Newark Mayor Cory Booker. I carefully vetted Booker … Continue reading

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The Very Definition of Irony

Irony is much like a souffle: great care must be taken when preparing it, lest the final product collapse into a mess. Strangely (dare I say…ironically?), some of the most delicious irony – the kind you need a chainsaw to … Continue reading

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