Archive for January 2016

Republican attacks on Hillary's server are purely self-serving

  The GOP’s desperate;  just ask Roger Ailes. Most think every one of its candidates fails. Each would end on a gurney Against Clinton (or Bernie); And that’s why they keep at  her emails.

Trump and Fox News BFF again?

  “Did Fox News apologize to Donald Trump right before Thursday night’s GOP debate? Or did the television network simply let him vent? The two sides can’t seem to agree on what happened. Trump told CNN that an unnamed Fox executive “apologized” to him for a mocking statement the network issued two days before the... Read more »

Reflections on telling the truth

  To tell the truth in every case May seem quite edifying. But I don’t care how straight your face It’s pretty clear you’re lying.
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Oprah's Bread

“Weight Watchers stock soars 19.51 percent after Winfrey plugs carb-friendly program We all love bread — but Oprah Winfrey is the only one who can make $13.8 million in a day talking about it. On Tuesday, the new-ish Weight Watchers minority owner posted and pinned a tweet claiming that she’s lost 26 pounds on the... Read more »

When Christie's campaigning, New Jersey's not on the mop.

“Chris Christie took exception to a student who asked the New Jersey governor — who is campaigning for president — why he wasn’t back in the state helping clean up from flooding associated with the weekend’s historic winter storm. “Do you want me to go down there with a mop?” Christie asked in Hooksett, NH,... Read more »

Tone deaf Jeb applauds Rick Snyder for taking the lead on the lead in Flint water

  “GOP presidential hopeful and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush defended Gov. Rick Snyder (R-MI) against criticism over his handling of the Flint water crisis on Sunday, arguing instead that the blame should go to the fact that regulations are too complex.” [thinkprogress.org]   Whom to blame for Flint’s water? Rick Snyder. That’s the view... Read more »
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Sean Penn: Amateur Narc

  “The actor Sean Penn met with Joaquín Guzmán Loera, the Mexican drug lord known as “El Chapo,” in a jungle hide-out in October, according to an article Mr. Penn wrote for Rolling Stone magazine that was published Saturday [January 9,2016] night. Mr. Guzmán escaped from prison in July and was on the run when... Read more »

In the A & E section of the Trib, does celebrity trump decency?

  In my eyes the Tribune’s slipped a notch; On its reputation there’s a blotch. I’m not perfectly chaste But it’s not in good taste To be showing Lamar touch his crotch.

Will Palin tip the scales for Trump?

  Having got the endorsement of Palin Trump thinks An Iowa win he will gain. Like  this  dumb hyperborean minx Will do what she did for McCain.
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Trump toxic in Britain

  “The British Parliament on Monday hosted an extraordinary debate over whether to ban U.S. Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump from visiting the United Kingdom.”  [Washington Post]   Trump’s not a uniter; he often transmits Divisive attacks against immigrants. It’s Disgusting and vile; So MP’s on the  Isle Would like to ban him from addressing... Read more »