Photo Ops in North & South Korea Morph Into Fantasy Plot

By |April 29th, 2018|

Photo Ops Morph Into Fantasy Plot photo via @presssec on Twitter “I know the Americans are inherently disposed against us, but when they talk with us, they will see that I am not the kind of person who would shoot nuclear weapons to the south, over the Pacific or at the United States,” [...]

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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 [...]

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 [...]

FBI Raids Michael Cohen’s World

By |April 9th, 2018|

Federal prosecutors in Manhattan obtained the search warrant after receiving a referral from the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, according to Mr. Cohen’s lawyer, who called the search “completely inappropriate and unnecessary.” The search does not appear to be directly related to Mr. Mueller’s investigation, but likely resulted from information he had uncovered and [...]

Mueller Won’t Indict, Report Will Go To Rosenstein

By |April 4th, 2018|

Mueller Won't Indict, Report Will Go To Rosenstein THE WASHINGTON POST report on a conversation special counsel Robert Mueller had with the White House has people reaching deep. President Trump thinks he's in the clear or will be if he talks to Mueller. Will his ego undo him? Empty Wheel -- make sure [...]

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 [...]