Tag Archive: Jimmy Kimmel

Could Rick Perry Be a Viable Candidate in 2016?

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Governor Rick Perry made some news earlier this week when he appeared on Jimmy Kimmel’s show (from Austin, Texas) and discussed the possibility of decriminalizing the use of marijuana in the Lone Star State. Listening to Perry, I thought he laid out a pretty decent, thoughtful argument for moving in that direction. He also touted…

And They Get To Vote

I guess this kind of stuff makes for good tv – people love to laugh.  Well, it’s one thing to laugh at a comedian or at stupid animal tricks, but we’re talking about Americans who get to vote! If you’re unfamiliar with some of the names that were thrown out to the people on the…

Why the Pop-Culture President Won’t Re-Energize the Youth Vote

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I didn’t vote in the first two presidential elections that I was of age to participate in. Why not? Well, the truth is that I simply didn’t care. I didn’t think it really mattered which candidate won the presidency. To me, elections weren’t worth the time to stand in a long voting line and cast…