Fighting for survival

Donald Trump told Dallas, Texas supporters last Thursday that next year’s election puts “the survival of American democracy itself” at stake. That puts a lotta f’n pressure on me. Damn. Probably you, like me, find it chilling that the fate of possibly the world could rest in his hands. Just the thought — fueled by […]

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 […]

Trump and critics flip and flop on Syria

Let me get this straight. Donald J. Trump, 45th Oval Office Occupant, pulled our troops out of Syria, leaving our Kurdish allies open to slaughter by Turkish and Russian troops. Immediately thereafter, we bombed our own ammunition supply area to keep it out of either Kurdish or Turkish hands, even though ignorant Trump knew he […]

Trumplandia: Oct. 12 — 19, 2019

Cult of the Stupid Edition APPROVAL ALERT AT PRESS TIME: FiveThirtyEight Poll: 42.6% — down from 43% last week Rasmussen Poll: 47% — down from 49% last week *IMPEACHMENT!! 10/16/19 — Gallup Poll — 52% in favor Welcome to Trumplandia, a place where with a bit of wit and snark, we keep the world caught […]