Plays for the Presidency™


Playing Offense: Obama’s 2016 State of the Union Address

January 22, 2015

Barack Obama was on the offense this week in his State of the Union address.  Below are 27 live tweets via @playmakeralan that tell the story of the plays of this president.  Click on the bar below for Alan Kelly’s commentary […]


Step Brothers 2016? Mitt and Jeb’s Feud for President

January 15, 2015

“I want to be president.” — Mitt Romney, Jan. 9, 2015 To explain why Mitt Romney, the twice-run, twice-refused presidential candidate tossed his hat into the 2016 ring this week, look no further than The Washington Post for proper analysis.  Then watch the epicly […]

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Read My Lips: No More Asses

January 8, 2015

Click below for Alan Kelly’s comments on SiriusXM POTUS 124. So much for playing possum.  Former Florida governor Jeb Bush’s formation of a committee to explore a U.S. presidential run is proof that he’s a playmaker with pluck.  That he […]

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Franken Fodder? Cruz’s Net Campaign Draws a Dangerous Foil

November 18, 2014

Listen to Alan Kelly’s live segment on SiriusXM POTUS here…   Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is a debate champion and a clever playmaker.  This week, the rumored 2016 presidential-hopeful showcased his rhetorical chops with crisp counter plays on President Obama’s suggestion to reclassify the […]

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Long-Odds: Christie and Webb Tip-Toe to 2016

October 2, 2014

For more on this post, listen to Alan Kelly on SiriusXM POTUS 10-02-14 If baseball could be compared to presidential elections, then what we saw last week was an early-season flurry by two self-nominated centrists.  Here’s how it played in the […]