Posts in category "politics"

Method in the madness of Paul Ryan

  “He’s new to this,” and this is how Paul Ryan comes  to Trump’s defense. He’ll let Trump cook his own goose now For waiting in the wings is Pence.

Is CBS canning Scott Pelley for political reasons?

  “’Soft-spoken yet direct, anchor Scott Pelley is emerging as a blunt evaluator of President Donald Trump on his CBS Evening News’ broadcast,’ Associated Press television reporter David Bauder wrote in March. After Trump’s claim of underreported terrorist attacks last month, Pelley said on his newscast that ‘it has been a busy day for presidential... Read more »

Macron gets a grip on Trump

“Emmanuel Macron has declared victory over Donald Trump, saying that his ability to defeat the US president in the handshake challenge was a ‘moment of truth’ which showed that the French leader was no pushover. The 39-year-old gripped his much older counterpart’s hand so firmly when they met for the first time ahead of a... Read more »
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Montana Republican body slams reporter a la Trump

  “Republican Greg Gianforte has won the special election for Montana’s open US House seat, CNN projects, defeating Democrat Rob Quist and capping off a whirlwind final 36 hours of the campaign that saw Gianforte being charged for allegedly assaulting a reporter”  [cnn.com]   In Montana, the GOP running for Congress Roughed up a reporter... Read more »

Sleep may be at a premium on Trump's first overseas trip

  “At one point, he barked at an aide that he thought his first tour abroad should be only about half as long. He will have to abandon his well-known preference for sleeping in his own bed (or in one at the hotels or golf resorts he owns) as he hops between Saudi Arabia, Israel,... Read more »

Is Kevin Nunes a clandestine acolyte of Trump?

  Who was Chairman Nunes’s source? It’s time he gets off his high horse. But if Trump were his god, It wouldn’t be odd That he’d  show him  obeisance  of course.  
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When it comes to sensitive emails, Pence is a "Whited Sepulchre"

    “Vice President Mike Pence used his personal AOL email account when he was governor of Indiana, which he used for public business matters, the IndyStar reports. Pence used the private account even when discussing sensitive matters, including issues of national security.”  [dailykos.com]   “Lock her up! Lock her Up! Trump did  say with... Read more »

Trump owes Obama big time

  As he faced both the nation and press, I inherited, Trump said, a mess. But the opposite’s true. Give Obama his due. He left his successor success.        

The brain turds of Kellyanne Conway

  Kellyanne  thinks  she can peddle the bull And over our eyes just keep pulling the wool. She changes each topic Like she’s gyroscopic And dumps in each interview piles of  stool.  
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McConnell goes Orwellian on Senator Warren

  “Senator Elizabeth Warren’s speech on the Senate floor was interrupted by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday night, and Senate Republicans voted to ban her from speaking during the remainder of the debate over the confirmation of Senator Jeff Sessions for attorney general. Her infraction: quoting from a 30-year-old letter written by the late... Read more »