Joe Scarborough used his Monday morning platform to note some breaking news: Trump’s most ardent supporters are now very much against mean-spirited personal attacks. Certainly, Joe never realized that such actions offended the average “DC Insider-Trump Supporter.” “The New York Times compiled a list of 446 people, places and things that Donald Trump has insulted […]
The EPA offered an oil refinery owned by billionaire and former Trump advisor – still close friend – Carl Icahn, “hardship waivers” at an Oklahoma facility that will help Icahn and the facility avoid tens of millions of dollars in costs related to the U.S. Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. How a billionaire qualifies for […]
I have been debating for hours now whether to say anything about how last night’s White House Correspondents Dinner was a watershed moment in our national discourse — and not a good one. Comedienne Michelle Wolf’s scathing denunciation of...
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 […]
Donald Trump welcomed USA’s Winter Olympians to the White House on Friday. Along with telling them that he was proud of their accomplishments, Trump (as per his usual) took the credit for some of their success. “You performed and you made us very proud. And many of you came home as champions wearing a bronze, […]
It is not going to surprise anybody who has been following Donald Trump for longer than five minutes that while the appearance of a bromance between himself and Michael Cohen may appear to be the case, the truth of the matter is that Trump has been playing Cohen and using him, starting with dangling the […]
You probably remember “The Peter Principle” a book which posited a concept in management theory that “the selection of a candidate for a position is based on the candidate’s performance in their current role, rather than on abilities relevant to the intended role. Thus, employees only stop being promoted once they can no longer perform […]
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 […]
The President of the United States’ “personal attorney,” who brokered a “deal” on behalf of his “client” (the president) with a porn star, will assert his 5th Amendment rights with respect to the investigation into his deal with Ms. Daniels, according to NBC News. Okayyyyy. Meanwhile, Trump has informed the SDNY Fed District Court that […]