People like GA Republican Rep “Buddy” Carter and the rest of the GOP are either misleading Americans or out-and-out lying to them. They either don’t know the difference or are intentionally obfuscating the difference between healthcare and health insurance *choices* by either unwittingly or knowingly talking about them as if they are one and the … More The difference between healthcare and health insurance explained (mostly for Republicans and Trump’s acolytes)
If you missed the #March4Trump events yesterday, you weren’t alone. For the most part, the crowds appear to have been what could only be described as embarrassingly small. It was suggested to me that the crowds were small because, “Most Trump supporters were working at the time of the rally.” The “marches” took place on … More Where was everyone?
Here’s the latest and surest sign that The Apocalypse is upon us. W was funny, self-deprecating, and way, way, WAY more mature than the current President of the United States could ever hope to be. That’s not the sign. The sign is Republicans have gone from someone so patently unqualified as W to Drumpf.
The New Yorker’s “Politics and More” podcast is a favorite of mine. In this episode, we are reminded that…. ….even W didn’t make the so-called War on Terror a religious war, ….since 9/11, 94 Americans have been killed in 10 terrorist crimes perpetrated by 12 people who were either American citizens or permanent residents of … More New Yorker Podcast: Terrified States of America
Trump’s threat to cut funding is either more evidence of how ignorant he is of the facts, or it’s evidence of him blowing a dog whistle to his base as part of a leadership style that is predicated on intimidation, misinformation, misdirection, and bullying even when he has no power to do what he threatens … More Trump’s threat-tweet about funding to Berkeley is a dog whistle to distract his base