Category Archives: U.S. Congress

The Price-Tag of “Having No Agenda”

Today Trump and CNN reporter Jim Acosta had a heated exchange which got so heated that Trump dismissed him, telling him, “You have an agenda.  Fake news.”  “Having an agenda” is a common refrain from Trumpsters in reference to their … Continue reading

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Congressperson Rashida Tlaib Goes “Trumpian” on Trump.

Newly elected Congressperson, Rashida Tlaib, in an enthusiast display of emotion and intensity vowed to impeach Trump, describing in as a, “motherf….r.”  I’m totally pleased that she is in her position, the first Muslim elected to Congress, but in using … Continue reading

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Another Dollop of Trumpian Irony Falls to Our Plate

Trump this morning responded to newly elected Senator Mitt Romney’s scathing criticism in yesterday’s Washington Post with the advice, “Be a team player.”  That has more irony than would have been President Obama chiding a critic with, “Don’t have such … Continue reading

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Trump’s Absence of Discretion Strikes Again.

The recent murder of Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey gave our hyperbolic president another chance to demonstrate the lack of even rudimentary diplomatic skills.  He immediately responded with the threat of “severe punishment” if this murder was orchestrated by Saudi Arabia.  … Continue reading

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When Guilty, Scream Loudly That You Are Innocent!!!

Brett Kavanaugh and his fellow imbibers of the Trumpian kool-aid understand this ruse very well.  I do to, having spent much of my youth practicing it though my “screaming” was muted as I was just “too much a damn Christian.”  … Continue reading

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Noose Tightening ‘Round Trump’s Neck!!!

The noose is tightening around the neck of Trump, the noose he has constructed with his web of deceit and paranoia.  The tighter a noose of this sort becomes, the greater is the need to strike out at “them” and … Continue reading

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Senator Franken, “I Crossed a Line.”

This confession of Senator Al Franken needs to be heard more often from a lot of men, those of note and even the rest of us.  Yes, I too have crossed “that” line in my life and am fortunate that … Continue reading

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