Scary Thought

I believe we are about to find out what would have happened had Joseph McCarthy become President………. Update: In fact, I expect there will be a resurgence of “McCarthyism,” but done in Trump fashion. Advertisements

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Truly, Trippingly Bizarre.

Political Wire Max Boot: “There is only one way to get to the bottom of this tawdry affair: Appoint a bipartisan, 9/11-style commission to investigate all of the allegations and issue a public report. The former C.I.A. directors Leon E. Panetta and Michael V. Hayden, among other possible choices, would…

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The Story So Far

(BuzzFeed) Now BuzzFeed News is publishing the full document so that Americans can make up their own minds about allegations about the president-elect that have circulated at the highest levels of the US government. The document was prepared for political opponents of Trump by a person who is understood to…

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Rejecting the Great Man Theory of 2016

Megan Carpentier says that liberals should stop asking whether Donald Trump is a Nazi—not because the comparison is meaningless, but because the question misses the point in an extraordinarily American way. The Nazis gained power in Germany through democratic elections and maintained it through maintaining the support of a plurality,…

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Alec Baldwin Kills it as Trump on SNL

Source: Raw Story


It Was Never Bill

It was Hillary they always were afraid of. So much so they threw millions of dollars into countless investigations and false stories about her, going all the way back to her days on a Watergate Committee. Yet, in the end, not one iota of proof existed to charge her.

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The Trump campaign held a rally to get Latino support in Anaheim, California. It was called “Operation Taco Bowl.” Really. Are they planning an “Operation Watermelon” in Watts to get out the black vote, or is that too on the nose? via Today’s “You Can’t Make This Up” Entry — Bark…

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The Republican Party of Minnesota finds itself in a pickle. 

(City Pages) It’s their fault. Earlier this year at the state Republican convention in Duluth, the party picked its 10 electoral college voters. The state party was also supposed to choose 10 alternate electoral college names. It didn’t. Therein lies the problem. What could’ve been an in-house mess went public yesterday,…

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Bleach Sales Are Going Up

It seems that there have been several statues of Donald Trump naked, with no balls, and a small penis going up in several states. As a result many blogs and web sites have pictures of said statue. I can see why bleach sales have gone up. I saw the pictures. I’m…

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They Really Do Eat There Own

Earlier today, Nancy wrote: Trump’s hiring of [Stephen] Bannon and [Kellyanne] Conway isn’t just a signal to Republicans – it sends a message to all of us who have been watching this one closely. We’re not going to see anything new from Donald Trump. What we’ve been seeing is what…

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