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Donald Trump’s Strange Relationship With Apologies

Apologies are very important to Donald Trump. Here are some of the ways he has asked for them: “Apology?” “Apologize.” “Apologize!” “Please apologize!” “I want an apology!” “They should apologize.”…

How Facts Got Off To A Bad Start In Trumpland

It has become fashionable in some circles to suggest that the U.S. has become a “post-truth” or “post-fact” society. That might be an exaggeration, but it’s hard to deny that…

Eva Braun’s Photo Album, Found In Hitler Bunker, Sold at Auction

A photo album featuring candid shots of some of the most awful people ever to walk the Earth has been snapped up by an anonymous buyer at an auction in…

Time For Justice Department To Be Looking Into Trump Lies

“I’m not in the job of having evidence." Says Kellyanne and apparently neither is the failing, fake and furious Donald the Trump holed up in his throne room with a…

Why Paul Ryan Is No Republican

Remember when the world thought Paul Ryan was something special? He would save the republican party from the tea baggers. His "reluctant" acceptance of the House Speakership would usher in…

Leadership: How Does Trump Stack Up?

In my other line of work, I am an organizational consultant and trainer. Often, I am asked the million dollar question as to what constitutes "good leadership," and I must…

The Many Myths Of Healthcare

by Bill Formby This is a follow up to my prior post on Shills, Barkers, and Patsies, but it is prompted more by the way that the Republicans are dodging…

Preet Bharara’s Mysterious Thirteen Word Tweet

Cezary Podkul Displayed with permission from ProPublica Fired by President Donald Trump, Preet Bharara left behind a mysterious, thirteen-word message. “By the way, I know what the Moreland Commission must…

Death In Cabin 28: The Unsolved Keddie Murders of California

On the night of April 11, 1981, three victims—a mother, her adolescent son, and the son’s friend—were bludgeoned to death in a California cabin while children slept soundly in an…

Trump Credibility Destroyed By Bizarre Wiretapping Claim

By claiming that former President Barack Obama ordered a wiretap but not producing evidence to back up his charge, President Trump may have done irreparable harm to his own credibility,…

The AMA Weighs In On the Cancerous Sore That Is TrumpCare

TrumpCare: The American Medical Association has weighed in on Trump's health care package: The Allergists were in favor of scratching it, but the Dermatologists advised not to make any rash…

Fake News Sites Attacking Maddow For Going After Trump’s Russian Connections

by Glenn R. Geist Anyone who has been following Rachel Maddow’s progress in scaring hell out of us by tracing Russian interests and the Trump organization, knows it’s some pretty daring…

The Bamboozling Case of Dr. Ben Carson

I seriously don’t get Ben Carson. Up until he started his run for the presidency a couple of years ago, I’d never even heard of him. As it stands, I…

Mark Rutte, the Dutch Prime Minister, Tells Immigrants to Fit In Or Get Out

The Netherlands has long been considered the most liberal European country there is. It was the first European country to openly allow smoking dope in cafes and so on and…