scarborough, both sidesism, fbi, georgia is not a beacon of hope

Georgia is not a beacon of hope, it’s a disaster

executions, impeachment, Geraldo, kemp, Republican attorneys general

The federal government has executed the first woman in almost 70 years.  The woman had a history of mental illness and sexual abuse and sex trafficking in her childhood.  The ACLU had appealed to the federal government to halt scheduled executions. Liz Cheney has said yes to impeachment. Trump, yesterday called for unity and calmContinue reading “executions, impeachment, Geraldo, kemp, Republican attorneys general”

The Democratic elite and impeachment: When I say I’m handling it, I’m handling it.

A lot of people were extremely upset with the Democratic leadership for loudly proclaiming on the one hand, that Trump presented a grave danger to the country and on the other, calmly informing us that they were going to wait over the weekend to start impeachment proceedings. I was one of those people.  This morning,Continue reading “The Democratic elite and impeachment: When I say I’m handling it, I’m handling it.”

Republican Government Working for You: Government is Just Something else to Sell

Forbes Article https://www.forbes.com/sites/michelatindera/2020/07/21/how-donald-trump-moved-millions-from-his-campaign-donors-to-his-private-business/#699ed38735cc “Donald Trump has not given a dime to his reelection campaign, opting instead to fund the entire effort with his donors’ money. His business, meanwhile, has continued to charge the campaign for things like food, lodging and rent. The result is that $2.2 million of contributions from other people has turned intoContinue reading “Republican Government Working for You: Government is Just Something else to Sell”

Trump’s Action Raised the Democras’ Ire

The Trump Administration is using every method available to centralize power in the United States and transform what once was a democracy into an authoritarian kleptocratic state.  The Democrats are sitting by and allowing them to do it. Friday night, Trump fired Michael Atkinson, the senior official who first alerted Congress that a whistleblower complaintContinue reading “Trump’s Action Raised the Democras’ Ire”

They’ve Got Time: The Rich and Powerful Take Advantage of Every Crisis

In an interview on MSNBC, Lt. Gen. Honore reminds us to pay attention to what is going on behind the scenes of this crisis.  While the rich and the powerful are wasting time actually dealing with the Convid-19 crisis, they have well enough make sure their pockets are lined. The bailout package passed last weekContinue reading “They’ve Got Time: The Rich and Powerful Take Advantage of Every Crisis”

Morning Impeachment Thoughts: Feckless Democrats, Moral Outrage, Raising Money

Morning Impeachment Thoughts I am obviously not a member of congress. Nor am I an expert on Congressional rules, but I think this impeachment debate is a terrible showing for the Democrats. The Republicans are giving impassioned speeches. Democrats are reading scripted statements.  I really don’t know what they are thinking. Every event in thisContinue reading “Morning Impeachment Thoughts: Feckless Democrats, Moral Outrage, Raising Money”

The Trough, Jeff Van Drew, The Family Foundation, The War for a Religious State and other Thoughts

Van Drew and the Trough Five aides to Rep. Jeff Van Drew, the only Democrat to come out against impeachment, have resigned.  Van Drew announced that he will not vote for impeachment. In a letter of resignation the staff members told the Chief of Staff: “Van Drew’s decision to join the ranks of the RepublicanContinue reading “The Trough, Jeff Van Drew, The Family Foundation, The War for a Religious State and other Thoughts”

Proof of Collusion: Seth Abramson

All you have to do is read this book to see how Robert Mueller was either a Chickenshit (See book by Eisinger) or part of the project to cover up the Trump/Russia collusion.  Neither alternative is a good one.

Impeachment Battle Stations: Jonathan Turley is a Sell Out

I am at impeachment battle stations this morning, surrounded by cats.  One of them is already snoring.  I miss my little Burmese who died recently.  He had watched 21 years of CSPAN and news shows and was a kitty genius.  He appreciated and would have schooled the other cats on the historical significance of thisContinue reading “Impeachment Battle Stations: Jonathan Turley is a Sell Out”