Leroy Cleveland

2024 Presidential Election Map: Why it will be close, no matter what

At least for now, long gone are the days when a U.S. presidential candidate wins an election landslide. In 1980 and 1984, Ronald Reagan won the presidency in lopsided fashion, defeating Jimmy Carter and Walter Mondale by 440 and 512 electoral votes, respectively. Reagan also won...

NYC nuclear attack commercial: Why ad is necessary (Video)

This is scary but certainly warranted. On Monday, New York City's emergency management office released a public service announcement (PSA) with tips on what residents should do in case of a nuclear attack. "There is no direct threat to the city but we felt it was...

2022 Georgia Senate race prediction REVISED

Roughly two months ago (May 13, 2022), I published an article predicting Republican football legend Herschel Walker would unseat Democratic U.S. Senate incumbent Raphael Warnock. Of course, I had no idea Walker's personal life was so suspect and that he'd be so awful on the campaign...

Stray bullets in Oakland rip through car windows during drive (Video)

This is crazy! During a drive on an Oakland, California freeway in broad daylight, a couple was rattled when stray bullets tore through their car windows during a civilian car chase. Dashcam footage was posted on YouTube on Tuesday. According to the description of the video,...

Stacey Abrams commercial 2022: Candidate rocks it (Video)

Voting rights activist and former Democratic state lawmaker Stacey Abrams will face Republican incumbent Gov. Brian Kemp in Georgia's gubernatorial general election in November. Kemp and Abrams also went head-to-head in 2018 with the former winning the closest governor’s race in the state since 1966.Will the...

Political commercials 2022: JD Vance’s ‘Are you a racist?’ ad debunked

JD Vance, Ohio's Trump-backed candidate for the U.S. Senate, has some creative political consultants. (Image courtesy of YouTube) Vance, of course, will challenge Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan for the seat being vacated by GOP Sen. Rob Portman. While running in the primary, Vance and his team...

Best political ads 2022: Charles Graham recounts KKK story (video)

Charles Graham, 71, a member of the North Carolina House of Representatives from the 47th district., is the Democratic nominee for a U.S. House seat in North Carolina. (Image courtesy of Charles Graham for Congress campiagn political ad) A Lumbee tribesman, Graham is the only Native...

Ben Sasse 2024? Would forthright conservative appeal to moderates?

Will Ben Sasse throw his hat into the proverbial presidential primary ring? If so, is he looking to establish himself as a common-sense Republican alternative to MAGA freakshow candidates?(Main image courtesy of PBS) In a rousing speech at the Reagan Foundation last night, U.S. Sen. Ben...

Mike Pence for president 2024? Why he’s a super longshot

What are former Vice President Mike Pence’s chances to win the Republican nomination for president in 2024? Answer: At this moment, little or none. Much can change between now and when the next presidential election so he should still be in the conversation due to his...

Uvalde County: Solid for Trump in 2020 Presidential Election

(Image courtesy of Flickr)On May 24, 2022, 19 children and two adults were killed, with 17 others injured, in a school shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, TX. The incident has sparked outrage and intensified the debate about guns in America and the security of...