Ask Trump Who Guards The Guards

“Today, President Donald J. Trump signed an Executive Grant of Clemency (Full Pardon) for Army First Lieutenant Clint Lorance, Army Major Mathew Golsteyn, and an order directing the promotion of Special Warfare Operator First Class Edward R. Gallagher to the grade of E-7 . . . ”  — White House statement released last Friday Donald […]

Focus, Congress: Solicitation Is A Crime

Defenders of the mafia-styled crime boss currently occupying the White House — you know who you are, Devin Nunes, Jim Jordan, Rand Paul — deal with this fact: Solicitation for assistance in a domestic political campaign of a foreign national official is a crime. On solicitation, Donald J. Trump hisownself provided the evidence of that […]

At home in the Blue State of Virginia

Not many readers other than my cohorts here at The Shinbone Star even noticed that I’ve been mostly absent from the site I created shortly after Donald Trump took office. Excuses? I have plenty, but will try not to bore you with the whole list. Instead, here’s an abbreviated glimpse of what I’ve been up to. […]

When Trump Found Jesus

Editor’s Note: In light of yesterday’s New York Times story that announced President Donald Trump’s naming of Florida televangelist Paula White as his newest presidential aide in charge of his “Faith and Opportunity Initiative,” this morning we offer a retread of sorts. This story, penned by our very own Nathaniel R. “Nat” Helms, originally ran on […]