Galactic Mick Mulvaney Hypocrisy

[Mr. Mulvaney, here is a healthy list of the legislative initiatives Republicans were for before they were against. Apparently, it was simple coincidence that they turned against these policies only after President Barack Obama began supporting them.] — RECENT HEADLINES… Continue Reading →

MAGA Good Ol’ Boys: “Wait — You mean we like Jews now!?”

[Trump moved the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem to promote peace. “Because nothing says ‘peace’ like 58 Palestinians killed, 2,700 wounded, renewed hostilities between Iran and Israel, the entire region aflame, and U.S. allies reeling” (— Dana Milbank).] —… Continue Reading →

Another Republican (Near) Deathbed Apology

[Why does it take imminent mortality for GOP politicos to clarify their values and make amends? John McCain, a true American hero, has put a toe in the water. But apparently he is not yet sick enough to admit that… Continue Reading →

Chronic Stress and the Love of a Good Dog

[In the Trump era, all of us who care about good government and the state of American democracy are living with health-damaging chronic stress. One antidote is a good dog, the greatest stress-reliever known to humankind.] — RECENT HEADLINES —… Continue Reading →

Ronny Jackson: “But the President Gets to Do It!”

[Note to managers in the Trump administration: Do your thing — toxic leadership, self-enrichment, profligate government spending — but keep it hidden. Do NOT outshine the boss.] — RECENT HEADLINES — “U.S. Syria Strikes Caused Little Damage; After Tweet-Warning, Syrians,… Continue Reading →

Don’t Forget, Nikki: He’s Incompetent, Too

[Yes, there is an ever-cresting tsunami of presidential corruption news. But this week, in light of Ambassador Nikki Haley’s run-in with presidential vacuity, I want to get back to basics: Donald Trump is incompetent.] — RECENT HEADLINES — “Trump Doorman… Continue Reading →

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