Daily Archives: August 11, 2012

Ticketus Upsidedownus (or, Erick Erickson’s still worried about Mitt)

Today on MSNBC’s Weekends with Alex Witt, I said the Paul Ryan pick is helpful to Mitt Romney’s campaign in the short term, but a net negative in the long term (if you can call 80-plus days long term). Here’s … Continue reading

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This week’s Herald column: the politics of theft

Forgot to post this on Thursday.

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Is the Republican Liberty Caucus of Wisconsin scrubbing their Ryan hit page?

This is what you get right now, when you try to pull up the Libertarian-leaning Republican Liberty Caucus of Wisconsin’s website, which formerly had a post entitled “Does Paul Ryan’s Record Match His Rhetoric?” (http://wi.rlc.org/2010/08/paul-ryans-record/)

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That was quick: OFA already out with Romney-Ryan-Medicare ad

Also …

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Oops … Mitt Romney introduces Paul Ryan as ‘next president of the United States…’

… in 2016, perhaps?

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Remember that time Newt Gingrich called Ryan’s Medicare plan ‘right wing social engineering?’

Good times …

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Ryan Lizza’s prescient Paul Ryan article

In hindsight, it seems elementary that Paul Ryan would capture the Republican presidential ticket. He’s already captured the party.

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Just sayin … (Updated)

Your humble editor picked Ryan as the best pick for Romney’s VP. Here’s a clip of “The Very Last Word” from May 16: Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy … and then, your TRR … Continue reading

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