Mickey Kaus

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 28: on the fourth day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 28, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton received the number of votes needed to secure the party's nomination. An estimated 50,000 people are expected in Philadelphia, including …

Mickey Kaus: Hillary Clinton’s Pantsuit Uniparty

The speech will do her good (in large part by doing Trump harm). Hillary Clinton seemed a plausible president, you could imagine living with her for four years, as long as you didn’t have to endure too many speeches like this one.

Volunteers organise pamphlets outlining the Republican party platform before the opening of the Republican National Convention on July 18, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio

Mickey Kaus: They’ll None of Them be Missed

It makes you think about what’s been left out — and then you realize why it might turn out to be a success after all. There are no Bushes! No McCain. No Romneys. Do you miss them?