The Sport of Politics

Breaking down the ultimate American competition

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Race: “A competition between runners, horses, vehicles, boats, etc., to see which is the fastest in covering a set course.”


The Drive

The Optics

“Clothes make the man.”

How We Got Here

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“There is nothing I dread So much, as a Division of the Republick into two great Parties, each arranged under its Leader, and concerting Measures in opposition to each other. This, in my humble Apprehension is to be dreaded as the greatest political Evil, under our Constitution.” — John Adams

The Third Party

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