The Magnificent ‘Miss Sloane’

By |December 11th, 2016|

THE MAGNIFICENT MISS SLOANE. JESSICA CHASTAIN owns Miss Sloane and it's the strongest character she's played since her Oscar-nominated performance in Zero Dark Thirty. But it's the strength of her character's commitment to her career over everything else, including a personal life, that is making reviewers a little crazy. She doesn't smile and [...]

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POTUS Favors Military Draft for Women

By |December 2nd, 2016|

POTUS Favors Military Draft for Women Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy IT IS a purely symbolic show of support for women in the military but we'll take what we can get as we prepare for the era of Trump. The White House called their position for universal service a "commitment to [...]

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Donald J. Trump Rides Wave to the White House

By |November 9th, 2016|

Donald J. Trump Rides a Wave to the White House. photo: Hillary Clinton campaign (public domain) The results amounted to a repudiation, not only of Mrs. Clinton, but of President Obama, whose legacy is suddenly imperiled. And it was a decisive demonstration of power by a largely overlooked coalition of mostly blue-collar white [...]

Election Day 2016, History Awaits

By |November 8th, 2016|

Election Day 2016, Donald Go Home photo via Clinton campaign (public domain) Clinton won four votes, while Donald Trump picked up two. Libertarian nominee Gary Johnson earned one vote, as did former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney, who isn't running. [Politico] NOBODY in Donald Trump's world is prepared for what will likely happen today, [...]

Latinos, Ground Game and The Hillary Coalition

By |November 7th, 2016|

Latinos, Ground Game and The Hillary Coalition photo via the Clinton campaign (public domain) Clinton 3 Points Ahead of Trump in Final Bloomberg National Poll - The Democrat has strong advantages among women, non-whites, Hispanics, and young voters. [Bloomberg Politics] THE EARLY VOTE among Latinos is up over 150%, according to Matt Baretto, [...]

Comey: No New Conclusions After Review, Carry On

By |November 6th, 2016|

Comey: No New Conclusions After Review, Carry On photo via the Clinton campaign (public domain) SWEET SISTER, I wish I didn't feel so grateful for this unprecedented statement from Director Comey, but I do. It doesn't matter that it was brought on by the equally unprecedented statement that got him, the Clinton campaign [...]

Perfect Election Storm: ACA, Comey’s Trumpland, & Emails

By |November 4th, 2016|

Perfect Political Storm: ACA, Comey's Trumpland, & Emails photo by Pete Souza, public domain If Clinton lost New Hampshire but won her other firewall states, each candidate would finish with 269 electoral votes, taking the election to the House of Representatives. Or maybe not — if Clinton also lost the 2nd Congressional District [...]

The Swinging Dick Election of 2016

By |October 30th, 2016|

HuffPost: The Swinging Dick Election of 2016 “We do not have a warrant,” a senior law enforcement official said. “Discussions are under way [between the FBI and the Justice Department] as to the best way to move forward.” - Michael Isikoff [Yahoo News] IT ALL began with Donald Trump sizing up his own [...]

Kelly Repeating ‘Sexual Predator’ Allegations Causes Gingrich to Lose It

By |October 26th, 2016|

Kelly Repeating 'Sexual Predator' Allegations Causes Gingrich to Lose It "You are fascinated with sex!" - Newt Gingrich NOT SURE Newt Gingrich is the man you want wagging his finger at Megyn Kelly over whether Donald Trump is a "sexual predator," as 11 women are alleging. All because of an "Access Hollywood" tape [...]

Trump’s Last Stand, Congress in Play

By |October 19th, 2016|

Trump's Last Stand, Congress in Play photo via Hillary for America, by Nicole Michaelis Six colleagues and close friends who corroborate former PEOPLE writer Natasha Stoynoff’s account of being attacked by Donald Trump in 2005 are now coming forward. Among them is a friend who was with Stoynoff when she ran into Melania [...]