Tag: Hillary Clinton

Nate Silver Says Comey Letter Was Decisive

Nate Silver convincingly makes the case that FBI Director James Comey’s letter, which he sent on October 28th, cost Hillary Clinton the election. Silver doesn’t attempt to weigh other factors, most of which are impossible to measure. He just looks…

What I Did Wrong

It’s certainly frustrating to read the reasons women give for having supported Donald Trump. In many ways, their rationales are totally predictable. In others, they are surprising. You see a lot of the themes from the campaign mentioned. The Clintons…

Michigan AG Tries to Stop the Recount

Michigan’s Republican Attorney General Bill Schuette has filed a lawsuit to prevent a recount of the presidential vote. He has several complaints, but one of them is just odd. “Although [Green Party candidate Jill] Stein had the ability to request…

Who Wants to Protect the Flag?

Who is more radical than Antonin Scalia? In a 1989 ruling, the Supreme Court upheld the right of protests to burn the flag in a 5-4 decision, with the late Justice Antonin Scalia siding with the protesters. He later said…