Posts Tagged ‘Scandal’

January 31st, 2023 - 1:19 pm § in Politics, Republicans

“Ultimately voters decide”

That’s the excuse Republicans are using for doing nothing about George Santos. It’s what GOP House leader McCarthy said three weeks ago (see story here), and it’s the line GOP House caucus chair Stefanik parroted again today (see story here). Let’s examine the logic of their [...]

June 25th, 2022 - 11:56 pm § in Politics

Boebert allegations collapse

“A Democratic super PAC has made multiple false claims about Republican Rep. Lauren Boebert while pushing unproven allegations that the right-wing Colorado congresswoman has had abortions and formerly worked as an escort,” CNN reported on Saturday, June 25, 2022 (see story here). As thi[...]

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 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 16th, 2017 - 9:35 am § in Donald Trump

Who Ratted on Trump?

WHO LEAKED? After the effort to cover up Trump’s leaking of ultra secret material to the Russians, the new spin is that the real leak was by whoever gave the story to the press. Problem is, the ONLY possible sources are the same three people who denied the leak. The stories in both the Washing[...]

May 16th, 2017 - 8:19 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs

Daily Tweet: Trumps His Advisers, Brags That HE Has Right to Breech Security

McMaster was one of three American officials who sat in on the meeting withe the Russian spy master and foreign minister. After the meeting the Washington Post and NY Times broke stories claiming that Trump had given the Russians ultra high, critical security information. As soon as the stories appe[...]

May 12th, 2017 - 7:54 am § in Donald Trump


 Perhaps Mr. Trump needs a refresher course on the Nixon Impeachment?  During Trump’s Friday morning Twitter rant , the White House recluse Trump also suggested he may stop press briefings.  [...]

May 11th, 2017 - 10:01 am § in Donald Trump

WHY TRUMP FIRED COMEY: Why Comey has described Mr. Trump, the President of the US, as crazy

TRUMP CONFIRMS THAT HE FIRED COMEY Comey’s refusal to his Senate testimony for Trump aides was seen as an act of insubordination In an  interview with Lester Holt on NBC today,  Trump revealed that the effort of his own White House to blame others for firing Comey was false.  Moreover, i[...]

May 10th, 2017 - 11:03 am § in Donald Trump

A Way Out for Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein

A HEROIC ACT Trump tried to blame the firing of Comey on a memo from  Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein. The memo, supposedly written before Comey was fired,  was very critical of Mr. Comey’s revelation of Mrs. Clinton’s emails during the 2016 campaign.  Questions about Comey�[...]

May 10th, 2017 - 7:39 am § in Misc.

(TA News) Inside sources reveal Trump’s choices to replace FBI Director

TRUMP’S CHOICES Our sources in the White House tell us that the firing of James Comey was motivated by a decision to use the position of Director of the FBI to strengthen the administrations of clinical aliens and the drug war.    One source said, “Mr. Comey’s obsession with the [...]