Category Archives: 2016 presidential election

Trump is not Putin’s bride; Putin is not Trump’s groom

The Washington Post’s deeply researched story about President Trump’s attitude toward Russia demands your attention. The story details how Trump, even before he was sworn in, was unwilling to hear anything that would suggest the Kremlin had assisted in his election … Continue reading

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Roy Moore’s brother: He’s being persecuted “like Jesus Christ was.” Laugh at him?

I begin this post with my opinion front and center: I think Roy Moore is a creep. A loser. A dirt bag. He should exit the U.S. Senate race in Alabama. Moore faces multiple accusations that he preyed on teenage … Continue reading

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The Manafort indictment means Trump is in deep doo-doo, right? Well…

…you might be disappointed. I emphasize might. That is, if the National Review — which is no fan of the president — is to be believed. The indictment relates to Manafort’s personal business dealings with the Ukrainian government, former Ukrainian … Continue reading

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Okay, I get it: Russia wanted to undermine Hillary Clinton in 2016

The New York Times has the latest “drip” in the “drip, drip, drip” that is evidence pointing to interference by Russia in the 2016 presidential election. According to the newspaper, The Russian information attack on the election did not stop … Continue reading

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Well, this is a fine mess

The Americans have vented their anger at the Russians, and the Russians have responded. It might now be time to stop the growling and bearing of teeth, and instead work on improving relations between Washington and Moscow. Russian media reported … Continue reading

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BREAKING: The Hill: Russians reached out to others before Trump Jr.

The Hill has the details. Two months before Donald Trump Jr.’s encounter with a Russian figure, a key House subcommittee chairman received a similar overture in Moscow offering derogatory information about a U.S. policy that was upsetting Vladimir Putin. … The congressman’s … Continue reading

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What a week!

There were several bombshell stories this week pertaining to the Trump administration, the Trump presidential campaign and the man himself. Here’s one ranking of those stories, top to bottom in importance. The naming of a special counsel: Robert Mueller is … Continue reading

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