Posts Tagged ‘mitt romney’

Trump or Palin for the US Presidency?

Written By: - Date published: 6:10 pm, January 26th, 2015 - 37 comments

Donald Trump and Sarah Palin are reported to be considering runs for the Republican nomination for the United States Presidency.

Enter the Zombie Apocalypse

Written By: - Date published: 5:12 pm, January 5th, 2014 - 22 comments

Ah, heard this on weekend radio on radio NZ this afternoon. Perfect satire for the last US election. Beware the zombie apocalypse.

Hopefully our comedians and cartoonists will be equally inventive

US election: live

Written By: - Date published: 1:58 pm, November 7th, 2012 - 64 comments

Obama wins.
Stuck in a hotel room in the US, with cable TV, fast internet and not a lot else – I’ll keep you up to date with what’s happening.  It’s been an incredibly negative campaign – $2.5 billion spent on the presidential race at last count, mostly on deriding the other guy.  Still, the Oracle, Nate Silver has Obama at 91% odds to win.  I’ll try and keep an eye on all the close races – because who controls the Senate and the House matter very much too.

Obama v Romney 3

Written By: - Date published: 11:56 am, October 23rd, 2012 - 11 comments

The third and final debate kicks off in about 2 hours. As always, check out The Guardian live blog.

Obama v Romney 2

Written By: - Date published: 2:52 pm, October 17th, 2012 - 33 comments

Against (almost) all precedent, the presidential debates seem to matter this time round. Obama v Romney, the second debate, is in progress. Check out live coverage at The Guardian.

How to lose an American election

Written By: - Date published: 6:04 pm, September 18th, 2012 - 60 comments

Mitt Romney just blew it.

Romney joins the birthers

Written By: - Date published: 2:41 pm, August 27th, 2012 - 55 comments

Mitt Romney has hit a new low by adding fuel to the loony “birther” flames.

Gay marriage – what is wrong with us

Written By: - Date published: 10:48 am, May 14th, 2012 - 38 comments

Gay marriage looks set to become a “key election issue” in the Obama vs Romney presidential contest. How utterly depressing.

Romney vs. Obama

Written By: - Date published: 11:42 am, April 11th, 2012 - 28 comments

With the effective withdrawal of Rick Santorum from the Republican primary process, Mitt Romney is now all but certain to be the Republican nominee to go up against Barack Obama in the Presidential election this year.

Republican Humour

Written By: - Date published: 4:29 pm, March 7th, 2012 - 10 comments

With Super Tuesday closing inconclusively in the US Republican Party Presidential Nominee race, here’s a chance to laugh at the contenders…

Good luck I say

Written By: - Date published: 11:10 am, September 14th, 2010 - 22 comments

It seems Sarah Palin is stepping up her campaign to be the Republican’s candidate to run against President Obama in 2012. The world couldn’t ask for a better candidate to oppose Obama: She won’t have a show in hell.

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