Kennedy Retires, It’s Midterm War

By |June 28th, 2018|

"It was always more fan fiction than reality that Justice Anthony Kennedy was a moderate centrist. ... The man who wanted everyone to speak to one another civilly and respectfully did what everyone else has done this year and threw in the towel." - Dahlia Lithwick [Slate] Kennedy Retires, It's Midterm War LIBERTARIANS [...]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Victory Stuns Democratic Elite

By |June 27th, 2018|

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Victory Stuns Democratic Elite NO TIME for white men in the Democratic Party. A former intern for the great Senator Edward M. Kennedy, and with degrees in economics and international relations, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slapped the crap out of the Democratic establishment. After her opponent Representative Joseph Crowley, an elite incumbent who [...]

Russian Pop Star’s Music Video is Trump’s ‘Pee Tape’ Fantasy

By |June 26th, 2018|

Russian Pop Star's Music Video is Trump's 'Pee Tape' Fantasy Special Counsel Robert Mueller is preparing to accelerate his probe into possible collusion between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russians who sought to interfere in the 2016 election, according to a person familiar with the investigation. [Bloomberg] THE INEVITABLE happened today when the [...]

Trump Tipping Point

By |June 22nd, 2018|

Trump Tipping Pointdgraphic: Social Media weighed in on Time magazine's cover. (origin unknown) But he added: "This dude has all the tapes -- this dude has everything... I say to Michael, 'Guess what? We’re taking Trump down together, and he’s so tired he’s like, 'OK,' and his wife is like, 'OK, f*** Trump,'" [...]

American Outcry, Trump Caves on Children in Cages Policy

By |June 20th, 2018|

American Outcry, Trump Caves on Children in Cages Policy Screen capture from video below But the president, furious about the pummeling he has taken in recent days, has been casting about for an escape from the crisis, people familiar with his thinking said. Officials at the Department of Homeland Security are preparing the [...]

Kamala Harris Demands Nielsen Resign over ‘Child Abuse’ Trauma at the Border *Updated*

By |June 18th, 2018|

Child Abuse Trauma at the Border “In my opinion, it is child abuse to separate children from their parents unless it’s necessary to save a human life..." - Judge Napolitano THERE WAS no point in writing anything about the human rights violations on the U.S. southern border unless there were politicians ready to [...]

Liar in Chief Tirade on the White House Lawn

By |June 15th, 2018|

Liar in Chief Tirade on the White House Lawn Official White House photo, public domain In one of his most forceful attacks on the special counsel yet, Rudy Giuliani on Friday claimed the Russia investigation could get “cleaned up” with pardons from President Trump in light Paul Manafort being sent to jail. “When [...]

New York Sues Trump Foundation

By |June 14th, 2018|

New York Sues Trump Foundation The New York State attorney general’s office filed a scathingly worded lawsuit on Thursday taking aim at the Donald J. Trump Foundation, accusing the charity and the Trump family of sweeping violations of campaign finance laws, self-dealing and illegal coordination with the presidential campaign. [New York Times] NO [...]

The American Autocrat and the Murderer Meet

By |June 12th, 2018|

The American Autocrat and the Murder Meetphoto: public domain, President Donald Trump's Instagram Kim forced the American president, through his nuclear and missile tests, to accept North Korea as a nuclear equal, to provide security guarantees to North Korea, and to cancel war games with South Korea that the North has protested for [...]

Photos Reveal Disgrace from G-7

By |June 10th, 2018|

Photos Reveal Disgrace from G-7 President Trump’s top economic adviser said on Sunday that Mr. Trump had pulled out of a joint statement with allies at the Group of 7 meeting over the weekend because a “betrayal” by the Canadian prime minister had threatened to make Mr. Trump appear weak before his summit [...]