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Archive for the ‘Donald Trump’ Category

April 19th, 2017 - 7:51 am § in Donald Trump, The Ave Scene

Trump’s Spoils System

David Brewster How former WA lawmaker Don Benton proved too much even for the Trump administration. He’s been sent to a Siberia job. Don Benton: the Trump ‘shadow’ adviser taking over the US draft system Former lawmaker, a member of the president’s ‘shadow cabinet’ spread acr[...]

April 19th, 2017 - 6:46 am § in Donald Trump, Repugnants

BREAKING NEWS: O’Reilly Out

Fox News is preparing to cut ties with its biggest star, Bill O’Reilly, according to people close to the situation. A final decision on Mr. O’Reilly’s fate could come as early as the next several days, the people said. Mr. O’Reilly, host of “The O’Reilly Factor,” has been ensnared in [...]

April 18th, 2017 - 5:51 pm § in Donald Trump, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Early vote looks good for Ossof!

UPDATE: at 40% OSSOFF is still at 50.9% UPDATE: at 32% OSSOFF is still at 54% at 20% OSSOFF is still at 56.7% Way early BUT the the early vote is simply much better than expected for Ossoff. Trump may need to tweet a lot tonite![...]

April 18th, 2017 - 9:08 am § in America, Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

Pax Trumpus

The Trump administration is crafting a big new arms package for Taiwan that could include advanced rocket systems and anti-ship missiles to defend against China, U.S. officials said, a deal sure to anger Beijing. The package is expected to be significantly larger than one that was shelved at the end[...]

April 18th, 2017 - 8:43 am § in Donald Trump

TRUMPISM: Pence’s Mixed Message

‘AMERICA FIRST’ S. Korea-U.S. Trade Deal ‘Under Review’ Pence says agreement will be reformed amid trade deficit.  [...]

April 17th, 2017 - 8:33 am § in America, Bill of Rights, Donald Trump, Science, UW

JOIN US …. March For Science …. APRIL 22 …. Cal Anderson Park

Do you know that there are about 20,000 people in Seattle’s scientific community? Do you know that science fellows often make less than school teachers even after earning a PhD? Do you know that it takes as much as ten years after college, at low wages, to train to become a junior faculty memb[...]

April 17th, 2017 - 8:06 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Religion

OMG: A Trump Daughter’s Easter Wish

Tiffany Trump Dear Lord, I pray in the Mighty name of Jesus, that you would give Donald J Trump wisdom and that you would protect him and fill him with Your Spirit and help him to withstand the fiery darts of the enemy[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 7:24 am § in Donald Trump

Is this the smoking gun in Trumpgate?

Former MI6 chief says Trump borrowed money from Russia The former head of MI6 has said Donald Trump borrowed money from Russia for his business during the 2008 financial crisis. INDEPENDENT.CO.UK[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 7:22 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

AFTER TRUMP: Reignite Korean War?

China fears North Korea-US conflict ‘at any moment’ – BBC News The concern comes as the US takes a tough line on North Korea, which may test… BBC.COM|BY BBC NEWS[...]

April 15th, 2017 - 12:37 am § in Donald Trump, Repugnants

TRUMPISMS: Think of President Trump as the Martin Luther King of health care

Jeffrey Lord, the conservative political commentator, shocked a fellow CNN panelist on Thursday morning by comparing the commander in chief to America’s late civil rights icon on the issue of health care. “I want to say something here that I know will probably drive Symone crazy,” Lord said d[...]