nemski

A Dad, a husband and a data guru

rss feed Author's Website

nemski's Latest Posts

Can You Spot The Difference?

Filed in National by on July 22, 2016 13 Comments
Can You Spot The Difference?

Can You Spot The Difference?

Continue Reading »

Did GOP Moderates Just Become Relevant?

Filed in Featured, National by on May 15, 2016 22 Comments
Did GOP Moderates Just Become Relevant?

Stephen Greenberg, a Democratic pollster and author of American Ascendant, writes, “Moderate Republicans will have the last word in this dramatic presidential election year.” Greenberg believes that moderates make up 31% of Republican party.

Continue Reading »

Donald Trump: The Misogynist Pig

Filed in National by on May 14, 2016 10 Comments
Donald Trump: The Misogynist Pig

We all know that Trump is a pig, and The New York Times recently endeavored to chronicle his misogyny. At best a shower will be needed after reading this; at worst, bleaching your eyes.

Continue Reading »

A Quick Lesson in Clintonese

Filed in National by on May 12, 2016 30 Comments

Turns out the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email server is actually an investigation and not a security inquiry as Clinton calls it.

Continue Reading »

The Inauthenticity of Hillary Clinton

Filed in National by on May 11, 2016 9 Comments
The Inauthenticity of Hillary Clinton

Thank you, Jon Stewart. Thank you.

Continue Reading »

To The Left, Hillary, To The Left

Filed in National by on May 10, 2016 30 Comments
To The Left, Hillary, To The Left

I know I’ve been saying Clinton needs to be running more to the left, but when I see headlines like this from the Washington Post, I cringe, I mother-fucking cringe.

Continue Reading »

The Dislike Is Strong In This Election

Filed in Featured, National by on May 9, 2016 112 Comments
The Dislike Is Strong In This Election

It’s like Cersei Lannister v Ramsay Bolton. As Senator Sasse says, “There are dumpster fires in my town more popular than these two ‘leaders.’ ”

Continue Reading »

Delaware Democrats Elect Delegates for DNC

Filed in Delaware, Featured by on May 8, 2016 8 Comments
Delaware Democrats Elect Delegates for DNC

Yesterday, in Dover, the state Democratic Party elected their delegates for the Democratic National Convention this summer in Philadelphia.

Continue Reading »

Trump Goes Back to the ’90s For Most Recent Attack

Filed in National by on May 8, 2016 7 Comments
Trump Goes Back to the ’90s For Most Recent Attack

Donald Trump reaches deep down into the Republican Clinton Attack Book.

Continue Reading »

Some Americans Love To Hate

Filed in National by on May 8, 2016 0 Comments
Some Americans Love To Hate

In Texas, they’re building a memorial plaza for Chris Kyle, the sniper of “American Sniper”, with trees from George W. Bush’s Crawford ranch. Kyle was, at a “bare minimum, was a racist who took pleasure in dehumanising and killing brown people”.

Continue Reading »

Obama Calls Out US Journalists

Filed in National by on May 7, 2016 1 Comment
Obama Calls Out US Journalists

In President Obama’s press conference, the President called out American journalists to do their job especially in regards to the Trump candidacy. Fat chance.

Continue Reading »

Sadiq Khan Wins London Mayoral Election

Filed in International by on May 7, 2016 2 Comments
Sadiq Khan Wins London Mayoral Election

Sadiq Khan, a human rights lawyer and Labor Minister of Parliment, has become Mayor of London. Why is this importantant? Why should we even care? As The New York Times writes: “The victory also makes him one of the most prominent Muslim politicians in the West.”

Continue Reading »

A Not So Brilliant Disguise

Filed in National by on May 6, 2016 14 Comments
A Not So Brilliant Disguise

Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says fuck it, why pretend.

Continue Reading »

4,497 Reasons Why There Are No Do-Overs in War

Filed in Featured, National by on May 5, 2016 66 Comments
4,497 Reasons Why There Are No Do-Overs in War

Hillary Clinton’s colossal fuck-up of one of her most important political decisions of her career.

Continue Reading »

Elections Are Not Binary

Filed in National by on May 2, 2016 59 Comments
Elections Are Not Binary

Several times when I have mentioned by distaste for Hillary Clinton, one of the common replies from the Hillaryites has been, “I guess you will be voting for Trump in November.” The first thing that bothers me about this comment is that is supposes there are only two choices on the ballot in November. Either […]

Continue Reading »

Facts Are Always Lost on The Republicans

Filed in National by on April 29, 2016 6 Comments
Facts Are Always Lost on The Republicans

Donald Trump continues his “Throw Shit on The Wall and See if It Will Stick Tour”. This time it was in Downingtown, Pennsylvania.

Continue Reading »

Why I Did Not Vote For Hillary

Filed in National by on April 27, 2016 75 Comments
Why I Did Not Vote For Hillary

Late last night and this morning, I was working on a piece about why I didn’t vote for Hillary. (Jason has a great piece on why he voted for Bernie. You should read it.) So I got my post done and then I found this new editorial by Shaun King, If voting for Hillary Clinton means voting against my core beliefs, I’m not sure I can do it.

Continue Reading »

BLM Protests Clinton

Filed in National by on February 25, 2016 7 Comments
BLM Protests Clinton

Black Lives Matter protest a Hillary event.

Continue Reading »

Kasich Prefers His Women Barefoot and Pregnant

Filed in National by on February 23, 2016 8 Comments
Kasich Prefers His Women Barefoot and Pregnant

Okay, maybe a bit of an exaggeration. Remember with Kasich was consider the normal one? Kasich recently said, “How did I get elected [to the legislature]? I didn’t have anybody for me. We just got an army of people, who, and many women, who left their kitchens to go out and go door to door […]

Continue Reading »

Proudly Speaking Ill of the Dead

Filed in National by on February 15, 2016 12 Comments
Proudly Speaking Ill of the Dead

Scalia is dead and, if I believed in Hell, may he burn there for eternity.

Continue Reading »

Antonin Scalia is Dead

Filed in National by on February 13, 2016 55 Comments
Antonin Scalia is Dead

Senior U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia has died. There is a special place for him.

Continue Reading »

Young Women Are Not So Impressed by Hillary

Filed in National by on February 4, 2016 24 Comments
Young Women Are Not So Impressed by Hillary

Running against the Clinton story that Bernie’s support comes mainly from only bros, women under 30 in Iowa voted overwhelmingly for Bernie Sanders.

Continue Reading »

Shame on the Joint Finance Commitee

Filed in Delaware by on July 1, 2015 13 Comments
Shame on the Joint Finance Commitee

My favorite politician in Delaware is disappointed and we should all be as well. Matt Denn, the Delaware Attorney General, posted this on Facebook this morning…..

Continue Reading »

Three-Peat Joe?

Filed in National by on February 17, 2015 2 Comments
Three-Peat Joe?

Imagine Joe Biden becoming Vice President for Life? Okay, not for life, but how about a third term?

Continue Reading »

PBS Retaliates

Filed in National by on October 4, 2012 7 Comments
PBS Retaliates

Continue Reading »