I'll admit having a rough start to the day and doing a quick skim of my news feed the headline about this didn't fully register. Later, the light bulb in my head switched on and I had a "wait...
Hero worship and parasocial relationships are always fascinating to observe. A parasocial relationship is a one-way emotional attachment with a famous person you have never met. Or, it can be a "crush" in any form, but it's more likely...
Many a true word is spoken in jest, as you soon will see. CPAC met this week, or more accurately, what's left of CPAC met this week. CPAC used to be a yearly enclave for the intelligentsia of the...
There is no low they won't go describes the Republican party in general. And it absolutely describes Donald Trump. But there is a difference: the GOP is rudderless and without a leader, but they conceivably could function with the...
Where have all the flowers gone, was the hook to a popular song. But no one sings about the knocker fields and where they have gotten to. Except Donald Trump, of course. If ever the knocker fields had an...
MTG, who PZ's own Ursula recently labeled Malaprop Taylor Green came up with another doozy. One has to wonder what the hell is going on inside the mass of cells where her brain supposedly sits. Or rather what seems...
New Hampshire GOP Governor Chris Sununu appreciates former President Donald Trump about the same way he appreciates a case of ringworm. Which is to say he doesn't appreciate Trump at all. He sat down for a Politico live event...
It think it's safe to say Kari Lake is scared. Becoming Arizona's next Senator is her backup plan if she's not Trump's VP pick and I'm betting her internal polling is telling her she's in deep doo-doo. A big...
This is apparently what happens to politics when you let a TV game show host take over the helm of one of the major political parties. CPAC is meeting right now. The Conservative Political Action Committee used to be...
Sometimes you start a story with the ending first and this is one of those times. Two endings happening, inter-related: The end of the RNC and the end of Trump's pretense that he's got unlimited capital. That's the story...

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