I have no jokes today. Today, I feel scared. Donald Trump is doubling down on his accusations against former President Obama, and is asking Congress to investigate Obama’s wiretapping while they also investigate Trump’s ties to Russia. Sean Spicer released the following statement: “Reports concerning potentially politically motivated investigations immediately ahead of the 2016 election […]Read more "March 5, 2017"
I am going to start running out of dramatic one-liners to kick off these articles. So in lieu of the aforementioned one-liner, here’s a series of tweets from 45 for you to take a look at: Terrible! Just found out that Obama had my "wires tapped" in Trump Tower just before the victory. Nothing found. This […]Read more "March 4, 2017"
And we’re back. Things continue to fall apart. The drama! It’s unbelievable. (I am intentionally quoting Trump there.) Before we get to Russia, I want to talk about Pence’s little “email” problem. Last night, a newspaper in Indiana (!!!) published a really beautiful article that while Vice President Pence was governor of Indiana, he used […]Read more "March 3, 2017"
And the shit storm surrounding Jeff Sessions continues. Vox summarizes the situation best, so I’ve included an excerpt from an article published today: “Attorney General Jeff Sessions, under oath at his confirmation hearing, told the Senate Judiciary Committee that he didn’t communicate with Russians during the 2016 campaign. But a new report by Adam Entous, Ellen Nakashima, and Greg […]Read more "March 2, 2017"
Welcome to the Trump Journal! After I was inspired by Elizabeth Drew’s Washington Journal, which chronicled Richard Nixon’s fall from power as it happened, I decided to record the daily doings of Trump as more and more information about Russia unfolded. I also just need an outlet for all the pent-up angst I feel about this entire […]Read more "March 1, 2017"
Back to politics and my Trump updates! George W. Bush had a really interesting interview this morning, in which he finally denounced Trump publicly. Normally, former Presidents do not openly criticize his (in this case, “his” only, but someday, I hope I can use “her”) predecessor, mostly to make sure there is a peaceful transfer […]Read more "February 27, 2017"
God rests on Sunday and so does Trump, but apparently not the God of Flubs because the Oscars really messed up nicely. While Trump rested, the Oscars had the flub of the century on Sunday. I didn’t actually watch it myself, because I consider myself a responsible adult who tries to be in bed by […]Read more "February 26, 2017"