“Replied the Scorpion, ‘it’s my nature…’” As the nation picks its collective jaw off the floor, the natural question is, “What now?” The answer is, it’s time for Republicans to not only denounce racism, white supremacists, neo-Nazis and their violence, they must finally, fully, abandon ship. So too, must every decent American who didn’t want […]
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What’s worse for the country than an unstable Donald Trump? A calculating Mike Pence. The vice president and his people worked themselves into a lather over a New York Times article that suggested (based on suggestable evidence) that Pence is putting himself into position to move into the Oval Office should Trump finally succumb to […]
You’re forgiven if you didn’t notice the attempt by Democratic leader in the US House and Senate to find a message beyond “Trump is a disaster.” The president’s constant, non-stop and superlative defying moves overshadow everything. But it’s not just the oxygen-sucking flow of Trump nonsense that caused the Dems’ “Better Deal” to fall flat. […]
Damn. I had Sessions in the pool. As the jokes roll in over the firing (did he even officially start?) of Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci, the question is does this signal yet another day in the circus that is the Trump administration or has it turned the corner with retired Gen. John Kelly now at […]
“We’ll vote for it only if you assure us it will never pass into law.” That was probably the height of the absurd kabuki dance Senate Republicans perpetrated on the American people and their healthcare over the past few days. So-called “master politician” Mitch McConnell of the backward-ass state of Kentucky did everything he possibly […]