Monthly Archive: September 2016

Trump v. Holt

An estimated 84 million people tuned in Monday for the debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. That number sets the high water mark for televised presidential debates. With national polls showing the race to be a statistical tie, and with big polling leads for Hillary Clinton in key states...

Hillary’s late season challenge.

Performances late in the season tend to be decisive. Texas Rangers fans remember September of 2012. Going in to the month, the Rangers led the division and it seemed that they had a real shot at a third consecutive World Series. But their lead evaporated and it came down to...

Sick and deplorable.

Exactly three weeks ago in this space we had the grave diggers turning the earth in preparation for the burial of the Donald Trump campaign. Gross missteps by Trump coming out of the conventions, made worse by a national media that is openly in the tank for Hillary Clinton, were...