Category Archives: Resistance Rebellion And Death

Lies When You Have A Crisis

Yesterday, Trump’s spokescritter, Sean Spicer, uttered the following: Q: Trump has said jobs rpts are "phony", what about now? SPICER: "They may have been phony in the past, but it's very real now."—via @MSNBC pic.twitter.com/PDt1Q8hrbp — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) March … Continue reading

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The Narcissist In Chief

That Trump said this is both shocking and completely in character (boldface mine): Weeks after a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in a covert mission in Yemen, Trump has resisted accepting responsibility for authorizing the mission and the subsequent death … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts On Il Trumpe’s Speech

In no particular order: In many ways, this was just a typical Republican speech: use Democratic language to push Republican goals. Except for… …VOICE, which is supposed to focus on crime by illegal immigrants. This is no different than what … Continue reading

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The Democratic Party Is Failing To Demobilize Its Base. This Is Good.

No, demobilize wasn’t a typo. Traditionally, after winning elections, Democratic officials, apparatchiks, and strongly-aligned pundits go out of their way to demobilize rank-and-file Democrats. One way is to claim much of what they campaigned on is impossible to achieve. Another … Continue reading

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The Right Always Told Us Tyranny Would Arrive Via FEMA…

…but it turns out it was the Customs and Border Patrol we should have been afraid of: If Trump is trying to convince people to not leave the country, this would be a good way to do it.

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This Is What We’re Up Against

From a reader at Howie Klein’s joint (boldface mine): Last night I attended a Pro-President Trump meeting… What we saw and heard was both scary and informative. The meeting was led by 5 men and we counted approximately 70 people … Continue reading

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We Should Be Shocked, But Not Surprised By Our Internal Security Forces Behavior

Over the last couple of weeks, parts of our internal security apparatus (that’s what it would be called in many foreign countries), especially the Border Patrol, have been acting illegally by ignoring court orders and the like. In addition, they … Continue reading

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