This is one of those rare occasions when a letter is a work of art. Attorney Matt Sanderson set a new high bar for brilliantly-composed and utterly devastating letters when he penned a 3-page legal response to Rudy Giuliani...
Tony Schwartz authored "The Art Of The Deal" and is an astute observer of who Donald Trump is and what makes him tick. Several days ago, before James Comey's op/ed dropped Wednesday in the New York Times, Schwartz made...
I am not a D.C. insider, nor am I an attorney who has represented presidents facing serious investigations (though I am an attorney who has done criminal defense). I am not a Robert Costa or any of the other...
Wingnuts roasting on an open fire, Mike Pence talking to his toes, some people in Louisiana simply do not like other peoples’ concepts of holiday cheer. A Christmas lawn display of inflated dragons wearing Santa Claus hats aroused the...
Whoa. Per Politico with a late breaking story sure to make people’s breakfast more interesting, a Cambridge Analytica whistleblower testified to House Democrats that Steven Bannon order Cambridge Analytica to “test message” Putin themes as far back as 2014. Former Trump campaign CEO and White House chief strategist Steve Bannon ordered Cambridge Analytica staff to […]
As Charlie Pierce asks, what does this man have to do to prove to the world he's a Russian agent, puppet, asset, - put on a fur hat and dance the chechotka on the Truman Balconey? It appears that Donald Trump...
Just when one tries easing their way back to real work on a really bad back, a headline pops up that simply has to be addressed, and the one found in Rawstory this morning certainly qualifies. Historian Stephanie McCurry...
Smoke and mirrors is the way that the Trump administration operates. Deflect attention from something critical by focusing the news cycle on something altogether different. This coming week will be focused on the SCOTUS nomination, which means the appointment...
I will warn you ahead of time, this story angers me more than any I have written here. "Immigrant U.S. Army reservists and recruits who enlisted in the military with a promised path to citizenship are being abruptly discharged, the...
I am not sure if you heard, but some Republicans actually filed impeachment charges yesterday. Yes, they did their patriotic duty in filing articles of impeachment against Rosenstein. It is a known tactic, well-studied, that fascist governments overwhelm the populace...

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