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Trump, the Tea Party, and Archie Bunkerism

In trying to comprehend Donald Trump’s appeal, it is helpful to understand that essentially he is not a conservative, but is an Archie Bunker populist who is appealing to disaffected whites. On the TV show, Archie Bunker was presented as … Continue reading

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[T]his brings me to the persistent allegation that Marco Rubio is nothing but yet another “GOPe” stooge, a loser in the Dole/McCain/Romney mold and the tool of the Washington political class. As I’ve noted before — along with my colleague … Continue reading

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Where have you gone, Sarah Palin? The woman who just endorsed Donald Trump is not the rogue conservative I knew in 2008: Over the past eight years, Palin’s influence within the Tea Party has remained strong, but her favorability rating … Continue reading

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Of Course Sarah Palin Is Endorsing Donald Trump: Alas, there is no grand principle on display here. There is nothing but opportunism and ego. For a long time now, Sarah Palin has been apt to say anything and everything to … Continue reading

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Trump: I love Obama, Can’t Stand the Tea Party. Sarah Palin Doesn’t Mind

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Jim Geraghty: The Death of the Tea Party

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Erick Erickson: These Attacks on Nikki Haley are Bat Crap Crazytown. As someone who stood by Palin long after Erickson had deserted her, all I can say is hell yes! Haley was Tea Party long before Trump started claiming to … Continue reading

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