Trumper of the week — Case #2,611

EDITOR’S NOTE: As we enter the home stretch in the 2020 U.S. presidential race, we at The Shinbone Star have created a new feature that will memorialize some of the fine American ass-hats who made this ride so special. Of course we’re talking about the Trumpian legions who put on a show when responsible people […]

Trumplandia: October 10 — 17, 2020

A Battle for Truth and Justice Edition   Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where, with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught up on all of the tasty Nuggets-O-Trump you may have heard about but were too busy to care. Because most of this minutia occurs just below the massive headlines, […]

The Un-Funnies: October 14, 2020

EDITOR’S NOTE: Here at The Shinbone Star, we take pride in our mission of “being no longer encumbered by any sense of fair play,” and we take that mission seriously. But when you have a joke as your president, the need to laugh in the face of foolishness is cathartic and many times necessary. In […]

Trumper of the week — case #9,211

EDITOR’S NOTE: As we enter the home stretch in the 2020 U.S. presidential race, we at The Shinbone Star have created a new feature that will memorialize some of the fine American ass-hats who made this ride so special. Of course we’re talking about the Trumpian legions who put on a show when responsible people […]

Trumplandia: October 3 — 10, 2020

A Pox On Our House Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME:FiveThirtyEight Poll: 43.3% — down from 44.1% last weekRasmussen Poll: 46% — same as last week Pew Research Poll 2020, Oct. 9: Biden: 52%, Trump: 42% Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where, with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught up […]

The Un-Funnies: October 9, 2020

EDITOR’S NOTE: Here at The Shinbone Star, we take pride in our mission of “being no longer encumbered by any sense of fair play,” and we take that mission seriously. But when you have a joke as your president, the need to laugh in the face of foolishness is cathartic and many times necessary. In […]

Trumper of the week — Case #11,153

EDITOR’S NOTE: As we enter the home stretch in the 2020 U.S. presidential race, we at The Shinbone Star have created a new feature that will memorialize some of the fine American ass-hats who made this ride so special. Of course we’re talking about the Trumpian legions who put on a show when responsible people […]

Trumplandia: September 19 — 26, 2020

Down Goes Democracy Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME:FiveThirtyEight Poll: 43.2% — up from 43.0% last weekRasmussen Poll: 52% — down from 53% last week ABC News/WaPo Poll: 57% say wait until after the election to appoint SCOTUS Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world […]

Trumplandia: September 12 — 20, 2020

Supremely Sorrowful Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME:FiveThirtyEight Poll: 43.0% — up from 42.5% last weekRasmussen Poll: 53% — up from 48% last week NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist Poll, 9/18/20 Biden — 52% / Trump — 42% Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught up on […]

Trumper of the Week — Case #4,246

EDITOR’S NOTE: As we enter the home stretch in the 2020 U.S. presidential race, we at The Shinbone Star have created a new feature that will memorialize some of the fine American ass-hats who made this ride so special. Of course we’re talking about the Trumpian legions who put on a show when responsible people […]

Trumplandia: August 22 — 29, 2020

The RNC Convention Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 42.1% — up from 41.5% last week Rasmussen Poll: 46% — down from 47% last week Zogby Poll, 8/26/20, Trump Job Approval 52% Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught up on all […]

Trumplandia: August 15 — 22, 2020

Conventional Beat Down Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 41.8% — up from 41.5% last week Rasmussen Poll: 51% — up from 47% last week Hill-HarrisX National Survey, 8/21/20: Biden: 46% — Trump: 38% Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught up […]

The Un-Funnies: August 17, 2020

EDITOR’S NOTE: Here at The Shinbone Star, we take pride in our mission of “being no longer encumbered by any sense of fair play,” and we take that mission seriously. But when you have a joke as your president, the need to laugh in the face of foolishness is cathartic and many times necessary. In […]

Trumplandia: August 8 — 15, 2020

Time to Go Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 41.5% — up from 41.4% last week Rasmussen Poll: 47% — down from 48% last week PBS Newhour/NPR/Marist Presidential Poll, 8/11/20: Biden 53% — Trump 42% Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught […]