The road ahead

My esteemed colleagues have done an outstanding job covering the immediate aftermath of the South Carolina primary. Allow me to bring out the crystal ball to try to peer into the future. The next race coming up is Nevada, on Tuesday,…

Monday morning link roundup

Happy Monday, everyone. Sit back, relax, grab a cup of coffee and fill up your tank with a little Hot Gas to get you through the week ahead. (New York Post) Trump leads in ten of the next fourteen states (Washington Post) Sanders'…

Sunday morning news roundup

Good morning, everyone. I hope you're all over your post-election hangovers, because it's time to fill up your engines with a little... Hot Gas. (Hot Gas/NW Conservative) The Morning After (Politico) Inside the Jeb Bush meltdown (MSNBC)…

Record turnout in South Carolina?

Tonight is going to be exciting. According to TheState.com, turnout appears to be record-breaking Some Anderson County residents are waiting for more than an hour to cast votes in the S.C. Republican primary, the Anderson Independent-Mail…

Saturday afternoon silliness

So, I wanted to do a "funny story" post and not a political post... and then I found this howler and realized I could do both! Hillary Clinton says she's always tried to be honest and doesn't believe she ever told a lie to the American…

Saturday morning link roundup

Good morning, Hot Gassers! Its' time for us to fill up your tank with stories to get your day started, especially on a high-stakes primary day like today. (Breitbart) ICE: Rubio betrayed us (CBS News) Why some African-American pastors are…

The Clinton campaign has the smell of death

Constantine's article below got me thinking more about this topic, and I wanted to throw out some of my own thoughts. Despite a narrow "win" in Iowa and an expected victory in South Carolina, the Clinton campaign is looking a lot like...…

Two stories, juxtaposed

Italy is seeing declining birth rates: ROME (Reuters) - Fewer babies were born in Italy in 2015 than in any year since the modern state was founded 154 years ago, and the population shrank for the first time in three decades, data showed on…