Archive for September 2018

On the nail-biter Senate race in Texas

Beto O’Rourke leads Ted Cruz by 2 among likely voters in U.S. Senate race, new poll finds   Progressives in L.A. across to New York May be when the votes are in popping a cork. A poll shows Ted Cruz Is behind and may lose. 3 cheers for the Democrat Mister O’ Rourke!

The dilemma of 11 white Republican men

  Kavanaugh cannot remember Ms. Ford. 35 years is a long time, Good Lord! If she comes under oath They’ll  consent to hear both. A woman assaulted cannot be ignored.  

On Trump's leak of top-secret documents

Trump orders release of classified documents in Russia investigation   [ The Guardian headline]   Trump plans on releasing  some classified files Which might jeopardize CIA sources. The move will be welcome to many hostiles And could put in harm’s way our armed forces.
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On those intrepid hurricane TV reporters

  When a hurricane hits, I’m amazed at the press Reporting al fresco mid all the distress. As the tide barrels in And the storm seems to win, I’m glad I’m not sharing their peril, I guess.    

This quizmaster will sport a beard. Who is Alex Trebek?

  “Alex Trebek is celebrating the 35th season of ‘Jeopardy!’ with a new look. The TV game host’s facial hair has long been a subject of fascination. Trebek is asking the show’s fans to vote on whether he should keep the beard.”     [USA Today]   A debate among fans in the forum of tech Is... Read more »

Proof that Trump's a closet alcoholic?

  “’You know, a poll just came out that I am the most popular person in the history of the Republican Party—92 percent. Beating Lincoln,’  Trump told The Sun in an interview hours before he landed in the United Kingdom for a two-day visit. ‘I beat our Honest Abe.'”     [newsweek.com]   Trump says he does... Read more »
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The curiously swift confirmation process of Brett Kavanaugh

Sen. Cory Booker (@SenBooker) Emails with Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh discussing racial profiling have been marked committee confidential. They have no personal information & pose no national security threat— why can’t the American public see these documents? pic.twitter.com/FIZIKxu…   What can  they be hiding about  Kavanaugh? And why is he often not forthright? Since he’ll... Read more »

McCain's memorial service does not sit well with Trump supporters

        “According to Politico, there have been complaints about their seating position within the Washington National Cathedral, with former Trump aide Sam Nunberg saying, ‘It was a very nice gesture by Jared and Ivanka to attend. I find it contemptible that the McCain family couldn’t seat them in a better, more respectable section.'”... Read more »