Russia, Social Media and Democrats

By |October 1st, 2017|

Russia, Social Media & Democrats "We know that the US got caught asleep at the wheel on this... That's the truth of it." - Keir Simmons, NBC News [Deadline White House] FINALLY, someone who's an expert on something beyond partisan fervor says what needed to be said a long time ago. Part of [...]

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Clinton’s Coda

By |August 23rd, 2017|

Clinton's Coda "I couldn't get the job done and I will have to live with that the rest of my life." - Hillary Clinton in What Happened excerpt THE HILLARY CLINTON ERA is smashed to smithereens. She's written What Happened and it goes like this... "Now we were on a small stage and he [...]

Schumer, Pelosi and Another Sucky Slogan

By |July 26th, 2017|

Schumer, Pelosi and Another Sucky Slogan DID IT never occur to Senator Chuck Schumer and Representative Nancy Pelosi to introduce a new slogan by letting new faces make the announcement? By "new faces," I mean faces people are interested in seeing, hearing or meeting, preferably a New Generation of Democrat. They exist, right? [...]

Eyes on Kushner, as ‘Subpoenas are Flying’

By |July 13th, 2017|

Eyes on Kushner, as 'Subpoenas are Flying' Paul Szep art: Natalia Veselnitskaya Investigators at the House and Senate Intelligence committees and the Justice Department are examining whether the Trump campaign’s digital operation – overseen by Jared Kushner – helped guide Russia’s sophisticated voter targeting and fake news attacks on Hillary Clinton in 2016. [...]

Trump Jr., a Russian Lawyer, & More Lies *Updated*

By |July 10th, 2017|

Trump Jr., a Russian Lawyer, & More Lies President Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., was promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton before agreeing to meet with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign, according to three advisers to the White House briefed on the meeting and two others with knowledge of [...]

Obama Admin. Official on Putin Hacking: ‘I feel like we sort of choked.’

By |June 24th, 2017|

... In political terms, Russia’s interference was the crime of the century, an unprecedented and largely successful destabilizing attack on American democracy. It was a case that took almost no time to solve, traced to the Kremlin through cyber-forensics and intelligence on Putin’s involvement. And yet, because of the divergent ways Obama and Trump have [...]

When Women Blow It

By |June 12th, 2017|

When Women Blow It photo via Theresa May Gallery Theresa May has survived – at least for now. On Sunday George Osborne said that “we could easily get to the middle of next week and it all collapses for her”. But from the moment we heard the reasonably hearty desk-banging as May arrived [...]

YOU’RE FIRED *Updated*

By |May 9th, 2017|

YOU'RE FIRED! President Trump has fired the director of the F.B.I., James B. Comey, over his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails, the White House said on Tuesday. [New York Times] THE INSTANT FBI Director James Comey gave his now infamous press conference in July 2016, his days were numbered. Comey [...]

At 100 Days, Democrats Seen as Out of Touch, Clinton Would Still Lose

By |April 30th, 2017|

At 100 Days, Democrats Seen as Out of Touch, Clinton Would Still Lose The profitable, influential, seemingly impregnable Fox News is suddenly vulnerable. In a massive disruption for right-wing media, Fox talent is on the market, the purge of the old-boy clique may continue, and there's huge internal paranoia about further lawsuits and [...]

Democratic Crack-up Continues in ‘Unity Tour’

By |April 21st, 2017|

Democratic Crack-up Continues in Unity Tour Shattered is what happens when political parties become too disconnected from their voters. Even if you think the election was stolen, any Democrat who reads this book will come away believing he or she belongs to a party stuck in a profound identity crisis. Trump or no [...]