There you go, a headline that could fit over anyone of hundreds of Trump based stories over the past couple of years (and maybe even earlier than that, but who has the time to go there?) Here are Susan Glasser’s New Yorker thoughts about what the hell has happened now, weeks in the wake of […]Read More What does this say about Donald Trump?
There you have it, my decision about Joe Biden, who I first covered when I was sent to Delaware to give him a look when I was working for UPI. I think it was some time in the 19th Century, back when there was still a UPI you would recognize, which tells you a lot […]Read More No Go Joe: Nice Guys Finish Last
I was very happy to see this story and I just love the fact that the people who unleashed it waited for a nice interval. The timing is perfect. Just when people are starting to squint at the Attorney General and wonder what he is doing, up comes this report to build a little fire […]Read More Cracks in the Mueller Ice
This is a great example of how politics creates its own eras, depending on the dominant issues of the day. Joe Biden is one of the most faithful Democrats of all time. Yes, I know about the Anita Hill thing, his touchy feel-iness and so on. But I also know we can depend on him […]Read More Biden: Run But Beware!
Well, the Democrats should send a cake to the White House in the shape of a football with this lettering, “Thanks for punting health care into our camp! Yay!” I’m not sure of the colors for this yet, but they will emerge in time. The President has announced he will hold off on that replacement […]Read More Punting to Oblivion: Trump on Health Care
This is one of the most hopeful political stories I have seen in a long time, mainly because it suggests young people, those just below voting age, are thinking hard about the role they will play in their own future, which of course, is ours, too. We have spent so much time over the past […]Read More And the young will lead them (us)
So, the Democrats want all 400 pages, or whatever it is, of the Mueller Report on the Trump/Russia embarrassment so they can decide for themselves whether the President obstructed justice in the investigation of this foreign dabbling in our politics. Of course they do, and they should well get it. Why in the name of […]Read More Pelosi to Trump: Scaredy cat!