Plays for the Presidency™

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Nightmare on Clinton Street? Elizabeth Warren Makes Her Play for 2016

November 13, 2013

For more on this post listen to Alan Kelly on SiriusXM POTUS 11-13-13. Who or what is behind The New Republic’s piece, Hillary’s Nightmare? A Democratic Party That Realizes Its Soul […]

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Christie’s 2016 De-Positioning Clinic

August 21, 2013

For more on this post listen to Alan Kelly on SiriusXM POTUS 08-21-13 In a 41-minute speech last week to a summer meeting of the Republican National Committee, New Jersey governor […]

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Hillary’s Play on Women, for Women Might Work

August 15, 2013

For more on this post listen to Alan Kelly on SiriusXM POTUS 08-15-13 In the eyes of most middle-age college educated straight white male suburbanites (that’s me), it’s a failing formula […]

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Hillary Miniseries Evokes Failed 2008 Inevitability Campaign

August 6, 2013

For more on this post listen to Alan Kelly on SiriusXM POTUS 08-07-13 Few ideas come out of the blue, and the inspiration by CNN and NBC to produce a non-fiction […]

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The Strategy of Restraint: Obama’s Discipline Trips and Traps Rivals

June 30, 2013

Comment on this post at Huffington Post. Barack Obama is notable for his strategic breadth.  From subtle suggestions to diversionary rhetoric to preemptive flourishes, there is, save for Bill Clinton, […]