In the Trump administration procuring a back channel to the Kremlin was pursued like it was the Holy Grail. Jared Kushner sought it through Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak, Erik Prince went to the Seychelles Islands to meet with a...
You know my friends, this is starting to seem like Groundhog’s Day. The holiday, not the movie. It seems like just about once a year, Punxsutawney Veselnitskaya pokes her head up out of her hole, and Vladimir Putin in a topper gravely proclaims how many more weeks of Russian winter Trump will have to suffer […]
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 […]
Judge Kimba Wood has scheduled a conference in U.S. District Court Thursday to decide how files seized during the FBI raid of Michael Cohen’s office and home should be reviewed in order to protect attorney-client privilege. ABC News: Cohen has requested a “special master” review the files to weed out any privileged material, but President […]
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If Trump has taught me anything, it is to fear my tendency toward pronouncing absolutes; “No way will Trump win the Republican nomination.” And, “No way will Trump beat Hillary.” To say nothing of, “No way does this man last one year as president.” All down the drain, I have learned my lesson. Or have […]
Robert Kuttner of the American Prospect posted this comment today as the pre-amble to his newsletter. It’s so on point. President Pence, What’s Not to Like? I’ve heard otherwise sensible people say that removing Donald Trump would not be a good idea because then we’d get President Pence and then Republicans could regroup. You gotta […]



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