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Category: Donald Trump

James Comey, You’re Fired !

In a young administration that has never lacked for news or controversy, President Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday has turned into the news story of the year, with twists and turns so bizarre that a Hollywood script writer might reject some as being “not believable.” Without knowing what future years […]

The Truth about Fake News

Today is President’s Day, a national holiday honoring the birthday of our first president, George Washington (actually born on February 22, 1732, a mere 285 years ago on Wednesday). Today also serves as the one-month milepost in the administration of Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United States. The first month of the […]

The Rigged System

Increasingly over the last several weeks, Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump has been on the stump talking about the “rigged system” that he is running against. A Trump cynic would say merely that he has started to prepare his narrative in advance of a likely defeat on Election Day. After all, Trump is a “winner.” […]

Trump’s Vulgarity a New Low

(Reader advisory: this post includes graphic language) Well, just when we thought that this 2016 presidential race to the bottom couldn’t get any lower, it got lower. On a bombshell Friday, a lewd videotape featuring Donald Trump at his misogynist worst hit the airwaves. On the same day, new WikiLeaks released emails further illustrated Hillary […]

Mr. Trump Goes to Mexico

In one of the greatest ironies in the wackiest, reality-show presidential campaigns either, on Wednesday afternoon Republican candidate Donald Trump was in Mexico City, standing side by side with the president of a country that he claims will pay for a two thousand mile wall along the U.S. southern border. It was a picture worth […]

Head or Gut?

Head or Gut? You might think that the “Head or Gut” title represents a choice of voting with your brain or with your instincts. Or you might think “Head or Gut” represents the constant turmoil in the mind of Donald Trump, whether to go with his gut or to listen to outside voices asking him […] © 2014 Frontier Theme