Trump’s Own Prince Of Darkness

Erik Prince is the Comte de Rochefort of Trumplandia, one of the secretive evil geniuses behind the gilded throne of Donald the First. Like the ignoble character in French author Alexandre Dumas’ brilliant “The Three Musketeers,” Prince reappears in Trumplandia from time to time, committing acts of skullduggery that benefit his unbalanced benefactor. Of late, […]

Trump’s shameful move in Syria is a chance to blame it on ‘Code Pink’

For more than a week, news feeds have been filling up with rip-n-read stories of betrayal and inconsistency, manic highs, depressive lows, unanticipated reversals, upheavals and humiliating concessions. Donald Trump, Syria, the Kurds, war, ethnic cleansing, well-intentioned lying, benign extortion, moral failure, deeply considered impetuosity, malignant stupidity, and morbid idiocy are all good metadata words […]

Happy New Year, Suckers

Hard to believe Mr. Trump has survived almost two years of demolishing American domestic and foreign policy, to say nothing of America’s diplomatic, military and economic standing in the critical eyes of the world. His latest gambit to declare victory against ISIL is a conundrum that is going to bite him in the ass. In […]

The thing about bone spurs . . .

In a bombshell story (pun intended), the daughters of podiatrist Dr. Larry Braunstein, who died in 2007, claim their father often told the story of coming to the aid of a young Donald Trump during the Vietnam War, as a favor to Trump’s father. The good doctor gifted Dodging Donnie with his bone-spur draft deferments, […]