Former Joint Chiefs Chairman: Nuclear War With North Korea Closer Than Ever

A nuclear war between the United States and North Korea is closer than ever before, at least according to one top official. Mike Mullen, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said Sunday that the administration of President Donald Trump has put the United States in a precarious position with the hermit kingdom.

Happy New Year: How the World Welcomed 2018

2018 has officially begun, at least in some parts of the world. The first to welcome the new year are people in the Pacific islands of Samoa, Tonga and Kiritimati, an atoll in the ocean also known as Christmas Island, part of the republic of Kiribati.

Delusional Donald Trump Says He Fears Democrats Will Take Congress And ‘Totally Kill The Great Wealth I Created’

Donald Trump on Sunday suggested that he was concerned that Democrats could take control of Congress and “totally kill” the “great wealth” that his administration has taken credit for creating during its first year.

Feckless Trump Halts $13 Billion Amtrak Spending Plan

Donald Trump and his administration halted a $13 billion federal spending plan to rebuild a crucial Amtrak passageway from New Jersey to New York. The administration said there was “no such agreement” to pay half of the cost to rebuild the commuter tunnel that services tens of thousands of New Jersey commuters despite Trump’s calls

Mike Pence: ‘A Self-Seeking, Servile Flatterer’

The cabinet meetings conducted by my president, those of which transcripts are made public, seldom fail to startle me. They sometimes remind me of that long ago exchange. The highest officers of the executive branch offer ritual praise of Donald Trump, as the president, arms crossed, gazes sternly on.

In Trump World Ignorance is Strength

It may seem that I have finally lost my last marble and wandered off into the land of impossible conspiracy theories. If you think that, you may well be correct, but I will write it anyway and hope that I have just slid too far down the hill of Trump terror.

An Englishman Complains About Too Much Television

Quality and quantity can go hand in hand albeit increasingly rarely though when it comes to television. Oh for the days when Britain only had 4 TV channels. Is it just me? Probably.

Why Donald Trump Refuses To Visit California

Donald Trump won’t go to California, the nation’s “most populous and economically powerful state.”  In his world, this deep blue state represents everything good in America, and everything Trump hates.

It Might Be Freezing but Climate Change is Still Real Despite What Trump Says

It’s cold this week. Really cold. Firefighters saw water freezing in their hoses as they fought a blaze south of Montreal Thursday night, and farmers in the upper Midwest are worried about the fate of their winter wheat crop.

China: ‘This is Not How a U.S. President Should Behave’

China has rejected President Donald Trump’s accusations that it was illegally supplying oil to North Korea, criticizing Friday the Republican leader’s evidence, and his demeanor.

Swatting: When A Prank Goes Awry and Dead Means Dead

Swatting: the word may no longer mean what you think it does since the real world went online and left us all behind in sunlight and fresh air.

Big Pig Says Postal Service Should Charge More

President Donald Trump took aim at the U.S. States Postal Service on Friday, admonishing the service for its financial losses and for failing to charge more. “Why is the United States Post Office, which is losing many billions of dollars a year, while charging Amazon and others so little to deliver their packages, making Amazon richer…

Trump Fires HIV/AIDS Council In Its Entirety

President Donald Trump fired the remaining members of the Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PACHA) Wednesday, reportedly informing them without explanation with a letter delivered by FedEx.