Category Archives: Resistance Rebellion And Death

Leaks And Narcissism

While any Republican administration’s policies would be abysmal, his narcissism does present challenges, including the overwhelming need by those who have to deal with the narcissist to tell someone, anyone about how awful the situation is. As some asshole with … Continue reading

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The Fundamental Problem Democrats Face

It’s about power: Any argument about Dem/liberal behavior driving more people to the right founders on the reality that more people *aren’t* moving right But in the US system, people who dislike the left have power disproportionate to population, and … Continue reading

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When Il Trumpe Leaves Office

It’s going to be ugly. David Cay Johnston (boldface mine): There is no good ending to the story. America will survive this, we’ll get past it, but whenever Trump leaves, there’s no good ending. If Trump is removed by impeachment … Continue reading

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Trump Is Still Impeachable

I have no idea if impeachment is good politics, but, once again, we find publicly available grounds for impeachment. And, no, I’m not referring to yesterday’s disgusting spectacle by America’s Crown Prince and Princess in Jerusalem. I’m talking about emoluments … Continue reading

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Apropos Of Nothing

Mark Sumner notes: Since Trump announced that he was backing away from the Iran nuclear agreement, oil prices have crept steadily upward, reaching $77 today. That's $520 million a day, direct from Donald Trump to Vladimir Putin — taken from … Continue reading

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It’s Not Trolling, It’s Authoritarianism (The Triumph Of The Palinists)

Over the last few weeks, I’ve seen much of lefty Twitter go on about conservatives as trolls. While I don’t want to engage in the No True Troll fallacy, I don’t think this is trolling at all, but merely the … Continue reading

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Bagmen All The Way Down: So “Unconventional”

Let’s see what America’s favorite bagman, Michael Cohen, has been up to (boldface mine): While his business is dwarfed by Mr. Trump’s assemblage of properties, it is not insignificant. From 2011 to 2015, limited liability companies connected to Mr. Cohen … Continue reading

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