Tribune Content Agency Opinions

Democrats nominate Oprah by acclamation

It's estimated that Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders combined to spend $326 million competing for the Democratic nomination in 2016. But it may not be so expensive in 2020. Democrats have figured out how to do it a lot cheaper, next time around: no primary, no contest, no national convention. Just nominate Oprah Winfrey by acclamation.

That's the buzz sweeping the Democratic Party today. Ever since her speech at the Golden Globes, Democrats nationwide have been positively

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Tribune Content Agency Opinions

Tribune Content Agency Opinions3 min readSociety
The Right Is Coming For Birth Control, Too
Surfing conservative websites, it didn't take long to find this nugget of backward thinking, courtesy of American Thinker: "The sexual revolution that was kick-started by the advent of birth control in the early 1960s has done irreparable damage to W
Tribune Content Agency Opinions3 min readPolitics
Too 'Civil'? What If Joe Biden Knows What He's Doing?
Critics of Joe Biden are falling over themselves in a rush to castigate the former vice president -- and current front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination -- for his latest so-called "gaffe." Some of them are even Democrats. His sin: He
Tribune Content Agency Opinions5 min readTech
War Begets War . . . And Nothing Else
Bomb bomb bomb, bomb bomb Iran . . . Thanks, John McCain! Let's mix a little humor in with war. It's so much easier to take when we do. By the way, have you noticed that we're always on the verge of war? "The bombing will be massive, but will be limi