Macron Positions France as Leader of Free World

By |April 26th, 2018|

Macros Positions France as Leader of Free World photo via Twitter "I haven't seen anybody hijack the U.S. Congress the way Macron did since B.B. Netanyahu." - David Ignatius ["Morning Joe"] SOMEONE MUST lead the free world, and it cannot be the American president. The E.U. leadership is up for grabs, with one [...]

Listen to ‘Olivia’s Turn’ on Audible, iTunes & Amazon *Updated*

By |April 25th, 2018|

Listen to Olivia's Turn on Audible, Amazon, or iTunes. THIS ANNOUNCEMENT has been weeks and weeks, and months in coming. The planning, details, and exciting work involved in this project has been all-encompassing. Olivia's Turn is now available on Audible. This novel breaks new ground for my writing. The brutal excavation of the [...]

Stormy in New York

By |April 17th, 2018|

Stormy in New York Sean Hannity operates at Fox News with few rules. He seemingly says and does whatever he wants, even when it embarrasses his own colleagues. With his high ratings come huge headaches for Fox. Case in point: Monday's courtroom revelation about Hannity being a client of President Trump's lawyer Michael [...]

US, UK & France Bomb Syria: Mattis 1, Bolton Zero

By |April 14th, 2018|

US, UK & France Bomb Syria: Mattis 1, Bolton Zero The Justice Department special counsel has evidence that Donald Trump’s personal lawyer and confidant, Michael Cohen, secretly made a late-summer trip to Prague during the 2016 presidential campaign, according to two sources familiar with the matter. Confirmation of the trip would lend credence [...]

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Comey’s Memoir, ‘Pee Tape’ & Mr. Trump

By |April 13th, 2018|

Comey's Memoir, 'Pee Tape' & Mr. Trump “He brought up what he called the ‘golden showers thing’ . . . adding that it bothered him if there was ‘even a 1 percent chance’ his wife, Melania, thought it was true,” Comey writes in “A Higher Loyalty.” [New York Post] IT WAS the most logical defense Donald [...]

Raid on Trump’s Lawyer: Records on ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape Sought

By |April 11th, 2018|

Raid on Trump's Lawyer: Records on 'Access Hollywood' Tape Sought The F.B.I. agents who raided the office and hotel of President Trump’s lawyer on Monday were seeking all records related to the “Access Hollywood” tape in which Mr. Trump was heard making vulgar comments about women, according to three people who have been [...]

Apple’s Tim Cook, Recode & Chris Hayes

By |April 7th, 2018|

Apple's Tim Cook, Recode & Chris Hayes Privacy to us is a human right. - Tim Cook IT WAS a remarkable hour with Apple CEO Tim Cook, Recode's Kara Swisher, and Chris Hayes. Juxtaposed against Mark Zuckerberg, Cook provided a schooling to the immature tech giant. The trouble with Facebook using their customers [...]

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Dark Thriller: Ambition, Arousal, & Murder

By |April 7th, 2018|

Dark Thriller: Ambition, Arousal, and Murder Eighteen years after Miramar, the latest community of women to emerge—to find life-changing strength from standing together and speaking out—is comprised of all those who have been breaking their silence about #metoo. Journalists ruptured the dam, but social media—and a newly energized group of determined women—created the [...]

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Beyond Fox, Sinclair Broadcasting

By |April 2nd, 2018|

Beyond Fox, Sinclair Broadcasting Not since the Harding administration has the presidency conducted itself in so venal a fashion. - Jonathan Chait [New York Magazine] A CONSPIRACY requires co-conspirators to succeed. To steal something from underneath people there must be a deal, a grand bargain, something to be gained for everyone involved. Then [...]

Stormy Reality Trumps ‘Roseanne’ Fiction

By |March 29th, 2018|

Stormy Reality Trumps 'Roseanne' Fiction In an interview with The New York Times published Tuesday, Ms. Barr said that she decided to turn her character, Roseanne Conner, into a Trump supporter because she felt it was an “accurate portrayal” of the political preferences of many working-class Americans. “I just wanted to have that [...]