It all comes down to a matter of faith

After watching Attorney General William Barr’s news conference this morning preparatory to the release of his redacted copy of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, I thought about the different ways his conclusions might be viewed by ordinary Americans. It all comes down to faith — not that kind of […]

Trump Has Ants In His Pants

There has been an uptick in reports that Donald Trump is getting ants in his pants worrying about what the so-called Mueller Report will reveal. That revelation is scheduled to come later today. Almost 400 pages of findings plus thousands of supplements called Form FD 302s, the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s standardized supplemental reporting form, […]

Mount Vernon covers itself

By now you’re familiar with comments our president reportedly made last April while touring Mount Vernon, the estate of George Washington, along with Melania Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte. President Trump reportedly questioned why our first president had not named the estate in Virginia after himself. reported on April 10 […]

Meanwhile, In Canada . . .

Since Donald Trump’s inauguration most Americans and many of our fellow global citizens have taken their need for new, noble and sometimes Instagram-worthy world leaders to a desperate level. I say desperate because as a Canadian I have watched most of the world swoon over our pompous Prime Minister in ways I could only call […]