Category: foreign policy

Donald Trump: A life-threatening toxin in our body politic

    What did we do to deserve to be cursed With a president who is the worst of the worst? He was duly elected But now us has infected With a pernicious boil that Bob Mueller must burst.    

Detente with North Korea? I'll believe it when I see it.

  Trump will meet Rocket Man face to face In what’s now an unspecified place. I  don’t know either man’s Motivations or plans, But  suspect it’s  a wild goose chase.      

Will these generals be the superheroes of our democracy?

  As Trump founders and sinks in good status And becomes a persona non gratis, We might take consolation Protecting our nation Are Kelly, McMaster, and Mattis.  

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 »

Trump explains Far East policy: "Xi loves me, yeah, yeah!"

  I talked with Xi at Mar a Lago; He could help with rogue North Korea. He often manipulates currency? Where on Earth did you get the idea?  

Alternate facts and unpredictability should not be served as policy

  What Trump says and does should be read like a fable. To tell us the truth is not something he’s able. If he’s sends off a missile With a warhead that’s fissile, It will come with dessert after clearing the table.  

Looking for clarity in the Daily Briefings

  Sean Spicer says things to the press That are  hard to unpack, I confess. Should we expect talks Or some more Tomahawks Or is it all anyone’s guess?