House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff Wins Ringside Politics Turkey of the Year Award

House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff Wins Ringside Politics Turkey of the Year Award

“A MISGUIDED AND FAILED MISSION” by Jeff Crouere, ©2019 (Nov. 30, 2019) — Since the beginning of the Ringside Politics TV and radio shows, we have enjoyed an annual Thanksgiving tradition of awarding our “Turkey of the Year” to recognize individuals who distinguished themselves in a particularly foolish way. It seems appropriate since turkeys are […]

Post & Email Contributor’s Column Featured in White House Daily Newsletter

Post & Email Contributor’s Column Featured in White House Daily Newsletter

“PARTISAN IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS” by Sharon Rondeau (Nov. 26, 2019) — Monday’s daily White House newsletter, titled “West Wing Reads,” features a column written by Jeff Crouere of Ringside Politics, who is a regular columnist at The Post & Email and other outlets. The newsletter, which is published Monday through Friday, cited Crouere’s recently-published column titled, […]

Melania Trump is the Ringside Politics 2018 Champion

Melania Trump is the Ringside Politics 2018 Champion

“DISPLAYING CLASS AND DIGNITY” by Jeff Crouere, ©2018 The latest example of critics abusing the First Lady occurred earlier this week. Leaving on Christmas night, President and Mrs. Trump made a surprise visit to American troops serving in Iraq. It was a trip that made a very positive impact on the troops, who warmly greeted […]

New Orleans Mayor is the Ringside Politics Turkey of the Year

New Orleans Mayor is the Ringside Politics Turkey of the Year

“SELFISH POLITICAL ASPIRATIONS” by Jeff Crouere, ©2017 (Nov. 24, 2017) — This week on the Ringside Politics radio show (M-F, 7-11 am, WGSO 990-AM & www.Wgso.com) we conducted our annual listener poll, asking the audience who should be our “Turkey of the Year.” The competition was very spirited for there were so many potential turkeys […]

Ringside Politics Turkeys of the Year: 3 GOP Sore Losers

Ringside Politics Turkeys of the Year:  3 GOP Sore Losers

CHOSEN FROM A “MOTLEY CREW” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016 (Nov. 18, 2016) — Since my Ringside Politics radio and TV programs started in 1999, I have enjoyed an annual Thanksgiving tradition of bestowing a “Turkey of the Year” award to the most deserving celebrity or politician. Of course, these are “winners” who distinguished themselves in […]

The Commission on Prejudiced Debates Strikes Again

The Commission on Prejudiced Debates Strikes Again

“WAS THAT ON PURPOSE?” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016 (Sep. 30, 2016) — It was no surprise that the Commission on Presidential Debates which has a board of directors filled with liberal Democrats and establishment Republicans would pick liberal moderators for the presidential debates this year. They do it every four years in an attempt to […]

The Real 2016 Election: Trump vs. the Media

The Real 2016 Election:  Trump vs. the Media

DO AMERICANS SEE THROUGH THE “TRICKS?” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016 (Sep. 16, 2016) — At this point in the race, as his poll numbers are surging and Hillary Clinton is dealing with the negative fallout over her health scare and continual lying; only the media can stop Donald Trump from being elected the next President […]

Two Guests on WOBC BlogTalk Radio on Friday Night

Two Guests on WOBC BlogTalk Radio on Friday Night

POLITICAL COMMENTATOR AND PAUL RYAN CHALLENGER by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 29, 2016) — Columnist, author and radio show host Jeff Crouere will be a guest on the WheresObamasBirthCertificate.com radio show beginning at 8:00 p.m. EDT on Friday. WOBC was founded by Mike Volin in 2008.  Volin and a number of volunteers have made several trips […]

Sugar Kaine Enjoyed Sweet Gifts as Governor

Sugar Kaine Enjoyed Sweet Gifts as Governor

WHAT IS KNOWN ABOUT THE DEMOCRAT VICE-PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE? by Jeff Crouere, ©2016, writing and broadcasting at Ringside Politics (Jul. 29, 2016) — Well, it was a rocky coronation for Hillary Clinton. Although she secured the controversial nomination, her acceptance speech was widely panned, even criticized by Democrat operative David Axelrod. In fact, it was so […]

Trump Sets the Bar High for Low Ethics Hillary

Trump Sets the Bar High for Low Ethics Hillary

“IT MAY BE OUR LAST CHANCE” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016, writing and broadcasting at Ringside Politics (Jul. 22, 2016) — Donald Trump gave the speech of his life to conclude a rowdy, but successful, Republican National Convention. As with all Trump productions, there was showmanship and plenty of self-promotion and the American people loved it. […]

Hillary is a Bad Bet for African Americans

Hillary is a Bad Bet for African Americans

WHO WILL SPUR JOB-CREATION AND INDEPENDENCE? by Jeff Crouere, ©2016, writing and broadcasting at Ringside Politics (Jul. 1, 2016) — Once again, BET (Black Entertainment Television) hosted their annual awards ceremony Sunday night, and, once again it turned political. During the show, various speakers, award winners and hosts used their platforms to encourage support for […]

Loretta Lynch: She’s a Lover, Not a Fighter

Loretta Lynch:  She’s a Lover, Not a Fighter

“LIVING IN A FANTASY WORLD” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016, writing and broadcasting at Ringside Politics (Jun. 24, 2016) — It is hard to believe that Attorney General Loretta Lynch is actually making her predecessor, Eric Holder, the race-baiting liberal, look good. It is quite an accomplishment to be worse than Holder, but Lynch has achieved […]

Paul Ryan: Hillary’s Strongest Supporter on Capitol Hill

Paul Ryan: Hillary’s Strongest Supporter on Capitol Hill

“IDEOLOGICAL SOULMATES” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016, writing and broadcasting at Ringside Politics (Jun. 17, 2016) — After Donald Trump clinched the GOP presidential nomination, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan was not satisfied. He spent weeks withholding his official endorsement, while preaching the need for “unity.” After meeting with Trump a number of times, Ryan […]

Republican Elite Determined to Elect Hillary

Republican Elite Determined to Elect Hillary

“THE SAD, BUT DISTURBING, TRUTH” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016, blogging at Ringside Politics (Mar. 18, 2016) — The hysteria coming from GOP conservative purists and party insiders about Donald Trump is reaching ridiculous proportions. Talk show host Glenn Beck has compared the Republican frontrunner to Hitler, while Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse has thundered that he […]

Ringside Politics Champion of the Year: Donald Trump

Ringside Politics Champion of the Year:  Donald Trump

“THE ULTIMATE INDEPENDENT CANDIDATE” by Jeff Crouere, ©2016, blogging at Ringside Politics (Jan. 5, 2016) — For many years, we have bestowed a Ringside Politics Turkey of the Year Award to a worthy celebrity or politician. This designation is anything but flattering, so last year we decided to start a positive award category by recognizing […]

In GOP Race, It’s As Easy As ABC: Anybody But Bush or Christie

In GOP Race, It’s As Easy As ABC:  Anybody But Bush or Christie

“CONSERVATISM WORKS” by Jeff Crouere, ©2015, blogging at Ringside Politics (Feb. 7, 2015) — With 21 months until the 2016 presidential race, the GOP field of candidates is large and impressive. Approximately two dozen prominent Republicans have expressed an interest in running for President. Most of the candidates are strong conservatives with solid credentials. Unfortunately, […]

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary pb

Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary pb

WORKING FOR THE PEOPLE, NOT THE PRESIDENT by Jeff Crouere, ©2014, blogging at Ringside Politics (Dec. 8, 2014) — On the eve of her election defeat, U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) appeared as a guest on my radio program, Ringside Politics, on WGSO 990 AM in New Orleans. Over the past 16 years as host […]

Ringside Politics Turkey Of The Year Award‏ pb

Ringside Politics Turkey Of The Year Award‏ pb

“BEREFT OF COURAGE” by Jeff Crouere, ©2014, blogging at Ringside Politics (Dec. 3, 2014) — Each year during the Thanksgiving season, Americans enjoy turkey as the main course in cherished family dinner traditions. However, at Ringside Politics, we evaluate political or media “turkeys” who have been nominated for our annual award. As usual, we had […]

Nation Needs a Dose of Louisiana Resiliency

“LAISSEZ LES BON TEMPS ROULER” by Jeff Crouere, ©2012, blogging at Ringside Politics (Aug. 31, 2012) — On the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, the people of Louisiana were struck again by Hurricane Isaac. This storm was not as powerful or deadly as Katrina, but it was a monster nonetheless. It might have been the […]