Activists expect more from the people running for President….

In the space of a few hours last week, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Jeb Bush showed how their parties’ two best-funded candidates are grappling with insistent, intensifying demands from activists on the left and the right who are deeply disenchanted with the political establishment……

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Trump has been a Democrat, Independent and Republican…Twice..

Hmmmmmm? Will the REAL Donald Trump please stand up and identify ypurself… A close examination of his past policy utterances reveals a guy who has as many policy views as his party switches…. And right now? He’s a register Independent…Just …

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Republicans want Trump to stay in the Race…Expect Bush to be the nominee…Poll

Among all respondents, 40 percent expect former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush to be the Republican nominee. Eighteen percent think Trump will be the nominee and 11 percent think Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker will emerge as the GOP nominee……

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US gets a deal with Turkey to fight ISIS/ISIL that leaves the PKK Kurds out in the cold….

Turkish fighter jets, which on Friday attacked Islamic State targets in Syria, have launched a wave of airstrikes in northern Iraq, targeting camps of the militant Kurdistan Workers’ Party for the first time in four years, the prime minister’s office said Saturday.

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Runners come in ALL sizes and Shapes….

When Women’s Running magazine asked Erica Schenk, an 18-year-old plus-size model from Palm Springs, Calif., to pose for its August issue, everyone involved thought the photos were just going to run alongside an article about workout apparel for different body types. At the last minute, editor-in-chief Jessie Sebor decided, “Why not put her on the cover?”

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Donald Trump Update…It’s Scott Walker’s turn to get dissed….

“Wisconsin is doing terribly. It’s in turmoil,” Trump said at Oskaloosa High School in Oskaloosa. “The roads are a disaster because they don’t have money to rebuild them.”

He also accused Walker’s administration of borrowing due to a budget deficit….

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Hillary Clinton Update…Iowa…Orgainize…Organize…Then?..Organize…

“One of the things that I learned last time is it’s organize, organize, organize,” Mrs. Clinton said in a recent interview with CNN. “And you’ve got to get people committed, and then they will follow through, and then you bring more people.”

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A ‘Big Tent’ Democratic Party?…..

Though Sanders has largely come to represent the restive left, supplanting liberal beacon Elizabeth Warren, the fear among moderate Democrats is not that he’ll win their party’s nomination — they’re still confident Hillary Clinton will be the party’s nominee — only that his supporters will tug the party so far away from the middle that there’s no place for Southern moderates or Midwestern centrists…….

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Business owners and the $15 minimum wage …..

“Nobody wanted to hear our stories. Nobody called us before this,” he says, frustrated. “Now that it’s sort of a done deal, all of a sudden people are saying ‘Wait a minute, what’s happening?’ ”

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Republican Vitter falls behind Democrat Edwards in Louisiana Governor Race…Poll

Bitter trails by 6% in the poll….

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Converse Chuck Taylor II

A sequel almost a century in the making, the Converse Chuck Taylor II has officially arrived. Following in the famous footsteps of the original from 1917, this summer the statement sneaker will be introduced in follow-up form with classic styling meeting modern updates…..

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It’s our Anniversary !

Today we celebrate the start of our 7th Year! We actually started this place in January of 2009….But we lost some of the early stuff due to a theme change…. So we count our time from July 24th , when …

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Jeb Bush is against Medicare?…and Social Security?

Boy, does Jeb! Bush want to win the Koch lottery or what? Because he just wrote off the votes of millions of senior citizens by telling them he really does mean it when he says he wants to end Medicare. And Social Security to boot.

At a town hall meeting in New Hampshire, an elderly woman blasted Bush. “We’re not going to have adequate coverage for our children or our grandchildren without Medicare,” she told him. “I paid into that for years and years, just like all these other seniors here, and now you want to take it away?” Why, she asked, is he “always attacking the seniors.”

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Political Roundup for July 24, 2015…Matt Bevin for Kentucky Governor?….RRH Elections

KY-Gov: Gubernatorial candidates Matt Bevin (R) and Jack Conway (D) debated issues at a “Meet the Candidates” forum hosted by the Kentucky Farm Bureau…..

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Hillary Clinton has Planned Parenthood’s back….

Clinton emphasized that the organization offers essential services for women, “not just reproductive health services, including access to affordable family planning, but cancer screenings and other health check-ups.”

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