What's a New Moose?

What's a New Moose?

While he was campaigning in Milwaukee, on October 12, 1912, a storekeeper jumped out of a crowd and shot him in the chest with a .32. The bullet was literally stopped by Teddy's glasses case and speech notes he had tucked in his breast pocket. The guy was arrested, and Roosevelt declared he felt "as fit as a bull moose" as he hopped on stage to deliver his speech.

An Open Letter

An Open Letter

Mr. Perez, your party pre-ordained a winner and tried not to talk about the way that the Democratic party disenfranchizes its voters through superdelegates and insider funding. Ms. McDaniel, your system couldn't cope with a roomful of candidates, most of whom were indistinguishable from one another, and allowed a wack-job with offensive but memorable hair to swoop in for the win.