Archive for the ‘Donald Trump’ Category

April 6th, 2020 - 9:23 am § in Donald Trump, Politics

Navy boss quits after Trump appears to support Navy captain who stuck up for his crew

Top administration officials including the acting Navy secretary, the secretary of defense, and Trump himself escalated their attacks over the weekend on a Navy aircraft carrier captain who expressed concern about protecting his crew from the coronavirus; but by Tuesday, the administration appeared [...]

April 4th, 2020 - 1:56 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

April 4, 1968 Who knew what was next?

Imagine the day before Dr. King’s assassination Imagine watching an ad for used cars Imagine the huckster. Imagine.[...]

April 3rd, 2020 - 9:56 pm § in Donald Trump

Friday Night Massacre: Trump fires IG who told Congress of whistleblower complaint; blames impeachment for chaotic Covid-19 leadership

“President Donald Trump on Friday fired Intelligence Community Inspector General Michael Atkinson, who had told Congress about the whistleblower complaint that led to Trump’s impeachment,” CNN is reporting Friday night. ” … The announcement that he’s firing Atkins[...]

April 2nd, 2020 - 10:57 am § in Donald Trump

Trump calls overwhelmed hospitals “complainers”

“The complainers should have been stocked up and ready long before this crisis hit,” tweeted the president … President Trump unleashed his vitriol today on states and hospitals who have requested medical supplies to cope with the Covid-19 pandemic, calling them “complainers” who should[...]

April 1st, 2020 - 5:41 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Saudi Arabia

Obama’s war


March 27th, 2020 - 4:16 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

Amid coronavirus outbreak crisis, Trump orders Pence to ignore governors who don’t worship him

Trump to Pence: “Don’t call the governor of Washington” From CNBC: “President Donald Trump said Friday that he instructed Vice President Mike Pence not to reach out to governors who aren’t ‘appreciative’ of his administration’s efforts to slow the spread of the coronaviru[...]

March 25th, 2020 - 8:47 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

TRUMP 2020: First Premium of New Campaign

Congratulations!  As one of the pioneer donors for my historic election in 2016, I want to thank you and offer you this wonderful painting by my cousin Regina von Drumpf. Regina, as you can see is a fine artist and has captured the first flight Melania and I  made on our new plane! Isn’t she[...]

March 20th, 2020 - 1:59 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

2 GOP senators under fire for dumping stock ahead of crash

At least two Republican U.S. senators are facing media scrutiny and public criticism for having sold millions of dollars of  stock after receiving confidential briefings about the coming coronavirus crisis and before that information became public and the stock market crashed. Sen. Richard Burr (R-[...]

March 18th, 2020 - 7:01 pm § in Donald Trump

The Dow Jones average

Jan. 20, 2017 … 19,827.25 March 18, 2020 … 19,898.92 President Trump has often pointed to the stock market as proof his policies are successful. By now, the pitfalls of that approach are, well, obvious.[...]

March 14th, 2020 - 11:06 pm § in Donald Trump

Mar-a-Lago has a new name.

Malaria Lago. “Lago” means “lake” in English. In other words, Trump’s Florida digs are a fever swamp. Of course, it was a swamp before the fever. (Remember “Drain the swamp”? Before he began charging the Secret Service agents who protect him $650 a night to [...]