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Rope-a-Dope Politics

Back in 1974, Muhummad Ali managed to defeat a younger, stronger, heavily favored George Foreman using a strategy now known as Rope-a-Dope.  Basically, Ali leaned back on the ropes, using them to absorb the force of Foreman’s blows, until Foreman got tired.  Then Ali came off the ropes and knocked Foreman out.


Mitt Romney’s Favorability Falls Off a Cliff

When I say this couldn’t happen to a nicer guy I mean that. Mitt Romney. He went to Washington and took over for John McCain as the Chief RINO Anti-Trumper band leader and (believe it or not) Americans aren’t impressed.

Ten Media Truths for Conservative/Republican Legislators

Even as some elections are happening today, this old advice holds true for newly elected Republicans. And it will hold just as true come the next set of primary elections and the general.  In fact, they’ll always be true.  And for those of you that supported them?

RINOs: The Dilution & Breakdown of the Republican Brand in NH

Dilution is the action of making something weaker in force, content, or value. Have you watched a brand you love just mean less and less? The brand might have gone in a direction you just couldn’t follow, or the quality of their product just kept slipping until their reputation was gone. You are not alone. …

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