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Archive for the ‘Donald Trump’ Category

May 21st, 2017 - 1:48 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy

Will Trump Survive A Stay in Jerusalem’s “Best” Hotel?

Maybe Trump Will Buy It?  These are Trump’s digs  in Jerusalem. The King David Hotel  was built in the 1930s by Ezra Mosseri, a wealthy Egyptian Jewish banker, who wanted to create an enduring symbol of luxury in what was then British Mandated Palestine. Since then the King David has been t[...]

May 20th, 2017 - 1:30 pm § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy


After his ridicule of Barack Obama for an ohso proper slight bow to the Saudi King, our  imperial President, his Honor the Donald, of the US …. curtsied .[...]

May 20th, 2017 - 8:14 am § in Donald Trump


WELCOME FIT FOR KING GREAT AGAIN: Unlike Obama, Trump doesn't bow... Receives highest civilian honor... Greeted With Deal$... $350B Arms Accord... Softbank-Saudi tech fund becomes world’s biggest with $93 billion of capital Jets, Princes, Prancing Horses... BUT: WASH POST: Probe Reaches CURREN[...]

May 18th, 2017 - 11:58 am § in Donald Trump

A FACEBOOK DIALOG: It’s time again to consider leaving the United States.

This is a good time to consider leaving the United States. Jonathon Golub Hyperbolic? Consider: The executive and legislative branches of the federal government (and most state governments) are now completely aligned to support a Trump-lead authoritarian kleptocracy.  The Judiciary (including the j[...]

May 18th, 2017 - 8:40 am § in Donald Trump

American Neofascist Appointed as High Official Over Internal Police Force

There is good reason to be frightened of David Clark. Mr. Clarke will serve under another Trump appointee, the former  Commandant of Guantanamo,  General Kelley. These Trumpers will oversee the US’ first internal security police force.  One of the central tenets of the US Constitution was[...]

May 18th, 2017 - 12:16 am § in Donald Trump

Alt Reality in the Oval Office

K.T. McFarland, before joining the Trump Administration, hosted a talk show and appeared on Fox News Channel  Now Ms McFarland has been identified as being the person who  gave Trump an Alt News  printout of a Time magazine covers. The faux cover, supposedly from the 1970s, warned of a coming[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 3:34 pm § in Donald Trump

BREAKING NEWS: Robert Mueller is back as special counsel for FBI

ROSENENSTEIN saves his reputation, by hiring  special prosecutor. Trump tried to blame the firing of Comey on a memo from  Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein.  This left Rosenstein in a hard place. He made a wise choice. Robert Mueller, Former F.B.I. Director, Named Special Counsel for Ru[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 11:32 am § in Donald Trump

TRUMPLAND: Open to Hackers

ProPublica tested the cyber security at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort, occasionally dubbed the “winter White House” and found that “any half-decent hacker could break in.” The publication, in conjunction with Gizmodo, also tested three other Trump properties has visited as president and found [...]

May 17th, 2017 - 9:57 am § in Donald Trump

‘No politician in history… has been treated worse’

  “Look at the way I have been treated lately …..No politician in history, and I say this with great surety, has been treated worse or more unfairly. You can’t let them get you down, you can’t let the critics and the naysayers get in the way of your dreams.” TrumpR[...]

May 17th, 2017 - 7:51 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Politics

Putin offers to provide details of Trump disclosures to Russian envoys

  MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday he would be willing to provide the U.S. Congress a record of President Trump’s meeting with top Russian envoys, bringing scoffs on Capitol Hill that the Kremlin could help shed light on the disclosures of reportedly highly classifie[...]