Buckley’s Blog: Nothing Positive to Say

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In this year’s election, barely a positive word has been spoken whilst the attacks, both personal and policy-wise have flooded the airwaves. Admittedly it’s easier to attack rather than defend when in the political arena but when you look at the gradual increase of negative ads election after election, it becomes rather disheartening that people […]

Buckley’s Blog: Demons vs Climate Change

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When you have a discussion with someone, you always assume that the other person has the same faculties of reasoning that you do. Sadly however, I have read a plethora of studies and articles where the American populace seems to have lost its ability to reason. Rene Descartes famously argued that one cannot know if one […]

Buckley’s Blog: The blame game

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As it comes to the final few days of the campaign trail, the candidates are going to be tired and exhausted. Both Mitt and Obama have been campaigning for months now and being out on the road everyday must surely take it out of them. Come the 7th, one of them will be sipping from […]

Buckley’s Blog: The numbers don’t lie, but people do.

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Yesterday Grand High Strategist of the GOP, Karl Rove, predicted that Romney will win with 279 electoral votes. If I’m feeling charitable, I call this a whirling dervish spin of the numbers. If I’m not, I call it a callous disregard for reality. For Mitt to hit that number, he would need to win the following swing […]