Trumplandia: Feb. 9 — 16, 2019

St. Valentine’s Massacre Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 41.6% — up from 40.2% last week Rasmussen Poll: 50% — same as last week 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 […]

Trumplandia: Feb. 2 — 9, 2019

The Fool on the Hill Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 40.2% — up from 39.5% last week Rasmussen Poll: 50% — up from 43% last week 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 […]

The Ghosts of Kaepernick and Trump Haunt the Big Game

It’s been six long years since I watched a Super Bowl and marveled and cowered at the threat Colin Kaepernick presented. In Super Bowl XLVII, Kaepernick, who I jokingly called “Copernicus,” lead the upstart San Francisco 49ers against the hated Baltimore Ravens in one of the best NFL championship games of all time. I’m a […]

Trumplandia: Jan. 26 — Feb. 2, 2019

High Anxiety Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 39.5% – up from 39.3% last week Rasmussen Poll: 43% – down from 45% last week 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 […]

Trumplandia: Jan. 19 — 26, 2019

Pulling Away the Ol’ Pigskin Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 39.3% — percentage points lower than last week Rasmussen Poll: 45% — same as last week 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 […]

Still King

When we here at The Shinbone Star realized that another year under Donald Trump had passed and we were again preparing to celebrate the holiday set aside for the Civil Rights icon, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., we decided to prepare to be uplifted, join the nation and forget the daily pablum that […]