Tag Archives: POTUS

Time to take cover?

“Being president doesn’t change who you are, it reveals who you are.” – Michelle Obama The political conversations around Thanksgiving with my family is thankfully one-sided. With the exception of a brother in-law who knows to keep his mouth shut and … Continue reading

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A Thanksgivings note to my Senators

“It wasn’t the White House, it wasn’t the State Department, it wasn’t father LaVar’s so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison sentence – IT WAS ME. Too bad! LaVar is … Continue reading

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How can someone in such a big office be so small?

“Do you think the three UCLA Basketball Players will say thank you President Trump? They were headed for 10 years in jail!” – Trump tweet 11-15-17 “To the three UCLA basketball players I say: You’re welcome, go out and give … Continue reading

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The fool on the hill

Day after day, alone on the hill The man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still But nobody wants to know him They can see that he’s just a fool And he never gives an answer But the fool … Continue reading

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I’ve Normalized Trump You should, too. By Jack Shafer

Great article: I’ve Normalized Trump You should, too. 

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When failure is disguised as success

“I think Secretary Tillerson, Secretary Mattis and Chief of Staff Kelly are those people that help separate our country from chaos.” – Republican Sen. Bob Corker I had lunch with a very old friend of mine yesterday. Though we live just … Continue reading

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The coming Civil War

“The Civil War started because of uncompromising differences between the free and slave states over the power of the national government to prohibit slavery in the territories that had not yet become states. When Abraham Lincoln won election in 1860 … Continue reading

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