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The life cycle of a Trump press secretary- part deux

“I made a mistake by trying to make a comparison that was completely wrong. I don’t even know how to explain it. It was a straight up mistake.” – Sean Spicer, White House press secretary  Previous post: The life cycle of a … Continue reading

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Tough Talk from our President?

“North Korea is looking for trouble. If China decides to help, that would be great. If not, we will solve the problem without them! U.S.A.” – Donald Trump tweet 4-11-17 According to Donald Trump’s son Eric, the President ordered the … Continue reading

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The power of the President

Since I heard the news last night about President Trump’s order of missile strikes against the Syrian government I have been struggling. On the one hand, from a purely humanitarian standpoint, I get it. The Assad regime has decimated a segment … Continue reading

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Is the President growing up?

Yesterday was an interesting day in the public’s perception of our President. It was almost as if he grew up just a little bit right before our eyes. Now this didn’t give me any warm fuzzies about the man, but … Continue reading

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You do you and I’ll do me; Syria

“You pick and choose your battles and when we’re looking at this, it’s about changing up priorities and our priority is no longer to sit there and focus on getting Assad out,” – U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley “I think the … Continue reading

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The Skittle Universe

“If I had a bowl of skittles and I told you just three would kill you, would you take a handful? That’s our Syrian refugee problem.” – Donald Trump, Jr. on Twitter If I had a bowl of skittles and … Continue reading

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