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Nicole Wallace: There’s A ‘Direct Line’ Between Trump And Attacks On Reporters

Remember Nicole Wallace? She used to be George Bush's press secretary, but no more, and certainly no defender of all things Republican, at least since the advent of Donald…

How the Repeal of Obamacare Is A Great Show of Faith By the GOP

Nowhere in the Bible does it say that access to health care is a right. And since we staunch republicans demand adherence to the Judeo/Christian values of the Founding Fathers,…

Suffer Little Children

Terrorism is always evil. People die when terrorists start doing their thing. Terrorists are, ultimately, idiots. Even well educated terrorists are idiots. …

Donald Trump Placed On ‘No Fly’ List

The fact that it may be the President himself who is on the list means that Vice President Pence could be required to act as President until the matter is…

Original Sin

Any conversation sufficiently long will eventually result in accusations of racism. It's driving me off the internet and particularly un-moderated venues frequented by younger people for whom anything, even a…

Excerpts From President Trump’s Travel Diary (Part Two)

An exclusive leak from someone on Air Force One has supplied me with notes from Donald Trump’s travel diary.…

Trump wasn’t always so linguistically challenged so what happened?

It was the kind of utterance that makes professional transcribers question their career choice: ” … there is no collusion between certainly myself and my campaign, but I can always…

Mueller’s threats to resign reveal his character

By Douglas M. Charles, Associate Professor of History, Pennsylvania State University. Former FBI Director Robert Mueller testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington in 2011. AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File On May…

TIME: Russia’s War On America Via Social Media

TIME magazine has released a stunningly detailed piece about how Russia used social media to attack Hillary Clinton: For many Americans, Russian hacking remains a story about the 2016 election.…

First Excerpt From President Trump’s Travel Diary

Thanks to an exclusive leak, a confidential source on Air Force One has supplied me with advance notes from Donald Trump’s travel diary. In true Trumpish fashion, each entry appears…

The Delicate Art of Turning a Patriot into a Traitor

General Michael Flynn by Burr Deming How does an enemy agent turn a decorated General, a patriot, an authentic American hero, into a traitor? What goes through the mind of…

The Keepers: Who Killed Sister Cathy?

The subject is a still-unsolved murder that took place in Baltimore in 1969, the victim a 26-year-old Catholic nun named Catherine Cesnik.…

Why the House May Have To Vote Again On the Health Care Bill

by Michael John Scott Well, it ain’t over until it’s over and that goes for business as usual in the US Congress. Most people assumed that when the House narrowly passed…

Trump’s Awful Coast Guard Speech Is A Reflection Of An Awful Presidency

"No politician in history has been treated worse," said Trump at the Coast Guard academy commencement speech. I had to turn the sad performance off. Once again, it's all about…

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