Will Billionaire Trump Add the Power of the Presidency to the Trump Brand?
By February 10, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Will Billionaire Trump Add the Power of the Presidency to the Trump Brand?

                  Billionaire Donald Trump, with an impressive victory in the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday, accelerated his momentum toward becoming the next President of the United States.  Thus, one might rightly ask: “How much will be added to the prestige and earning power of the Trump Brand if Trump’s bid to be the 45th President […]

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Hillary “O’ Clinton” —Luck of the Irish?
By February 9, 2016 0 Comments Read More →

Hillary “O’ Clinton” —Luck of the Irish?

                                                 After an incredibly close race, Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was declared winner in the Iowa caucuses: she beat out her top rival Bernie Sanders by the razor-thin margin of 49.9% of delegates to 49.6% (0.3 percent!).  The closeness of the contest caused some raised eyebrows, primarily because of the fact that a coin […]

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Presidential Candidates and Their Slogans
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Presidential Candidates and Their Slogans

                                              Presidential slogans have played key roles in past presidential campaigns, and some have left an indelible mark on history.  The 1840 slogan of William Henry Harrison, Tippecanoe and Tyler too, is one such slogan.  This slogan took on force because in 1811 Harrison had lead a contingency of some 1000 men in a successful […]

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Dirty Tricks, Temper Tantrums, Upsets, and Drop-outs: The Presidential Nomination Battle Goes On
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Dirty Tricks, Temper Tantrums, Upsets, and Drop-outs: The Presidential Nomination Battle Goes On

  The Iowa caucuses brought out telling aspects of the candidates’ personalities and caused four of them to suspend their campaigns. Billionaire Donald Trump, who was the Iowa front-runner in the Republican race by most polls, ended the caucus-evening in second place to Ted Cruz, who amassed 28% of the vote to Trumps’ 24%.  A […]

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The Zika Virus Threat
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The Zika Virus Threat

                                                                      On January 15, 2016, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a level-two travel alert for travel to Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, due to an outbreak of the Zika virus.  According to the CDC, the Zika virus is a mosquito-borne virus that is named for the Zika forest […]

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