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The Power of Political Narrative: Part One, The GOP

We know the Democrats consistently drown in a river of good intentions. Why are the Republicans so successful staying on script? They keep it simple, stupid. This is how the Reagan Revolution happened, why it endures, and why it matters today as much as ever. Continue reading

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Dear Frank Underwood, or, There’s a Homicidal Politician Living in my Basement

Frank Underwood is hiding out in Kurt Baumeister’s basement, and he’s writing an advice column. Continue reading

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PRISM: Privacy Revoked In Security Measure

The NSA spies on us. All of us. All the time. Why aren’t we more pissed off about it? Continue reading

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13 Predictions for 2013

Greg Olear puts on his Nostradamus hat and foretells the best and worst of the year to come. Continue reading

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Mitt Romney Sends Me a Personal Letter. Finally.

Wherein Salt Lake City’s favorite son reaches out to one of his biggest supporters. Continue reading

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Love 53 Percent of Your Neighbors As You Love Yourself

In which Tom Gualtieri has a come-to-Jesus meeting with Mitt Romney. Continue reading

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Hope Springs Eternal: 33 Short Responses to Obama’s DNC Speech

Barack Obama’s speech last night at the DNC inspired 9 million tweets—52,757 a minute, a new Twitter record. Here are 33 responses to the President’s speech, mostly culled from those 9,000,000 140-character dispatches. Continue reading

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