Rod Rosenstein Caves to Trump’s ‘Hereby Demand’ Order

By |May 22nd, 2018|

Rod Rosenstein Caves to Trump's 'Hereby Demands' While he has assailed the investigations for a year, Mr. Trump’s latest assertion of bad faith by the Justice Department and the F.B.I. went beyond talk and resulted in an extraordinary meeting on Monday at the White House, where the president pressured intelligence and law enforcement [...]

Trump’s Jerusalem Embassy Politics

By |May 15th, 2018|

Trump's Jerusalem Embassy Politicsphoto via POTUS on Instagram (public domain) On Monday, Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner and other leading lights of the Trumpist right gathered in Israel to celebrate the relocation of the American Embassy to Jerusalem, a gesture widely seen as a slap in the face to Palestinians who envision East Jerusalem [...]

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 [...]

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 ‘Lady Bird,’ When Torment Turns Inward

By |March 13th, 2018|

Beyond 'Lady Bird,' When Torment Turns Inward “Trauma is to mental health as smoking is to cancer,” says Steven Sharfstein, past president of the American Psychiatric Association. [Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 2017] THE IMPACT of childhood trauma was the topic Oprah Winfrey chose to discuss on 60 Minutes. Informed by a study in 2017, [...]

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Robert Mueller is Our President

By |February 19th, 2018|

Robert Mueller is Our President graphic via MSNBC's Ari Melber on Twitter Our democracy is in serious danger. President Trump is either totally compromised by the Russians or is a towering fool, or both, but either way he has shown himself unwilling or unable to defend America against a Russian campaign to divide [...]

Fifty Shades Freed, But Are We?

By |February 13th, 2018|

Fifty Shades Freed, But Are Women? photo: Doane Gregory/Universal Pictures "I had these sort of strapless thongs that had glue on them. It's not glue, but it's sticky," she reveals. "They're, like, basically if it were a nipple pastie, but underwear. But it's only sticky at the top, it's not sticky the whole way. [...]

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iTunes Podcast: Meghan Markle, Valentine’s Day & Money

By |February 9th, 2018|

iTunes Podcast: Meghan Markle, Valentine's Day & Money   WHATEVER Valentine's Day means to you, a free spirited woman snaring a prince is one definition of romance. The world news is gloomy, so this is a Hallmark holiday gives everyone a break. Whether you have a partner or not, Valentine's Day [...]

Podcast: Megyn Kelly, Jane Fonda Plastic Surgery Smackdown

By |January 26th, 2018|

Podcast: Megyn Kelly, Jane Fonda and Plastic Surgery THIS WAS quite a week of news but when it came to making news, Megyn Kelly versus Jane Fonda gets top billing. If you're out of the loop on this diva smackdown, it started in September. Vulture has the details and video so [...]

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