The Un-Funnies

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: April 20 — 27, 2019

It’s Good To Be the King Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 41.1% — down from 41.6% last week Rasmussen Poll: 49% — 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 […]

Report shifts focus to wary Democrats now weighing Trump impeachment prospects

  Hold off calls for impeachment! With the release of the long-awaited investigative report from Robert Mueller, questions concerning the impeachment of President Donald Trump are swirling through the Washington press corps and Beltway chattering classes. When the initial burst of euphoria among Trump supporters subsided and as the report’s damning reality began to sink […]

The Trump Dump: Trump’s Dumped!

The good news about recent debacles is that it seals Trump’s doom. How so? I’ll get there in a minute. First let’s dispense with any imputation of Trumpian strategy to the pre-Christmas disasters. “Deliberate Chaos” it’s been called, as analysts struggled to find motive and pattern in a week of unparalleled disasters — Wall Street […]