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Is Donald Trump just plain crazy?

By Eugene Robinson, The Washington Post

During the primary season, as Donald Trump’s bizarre outbursts helped him crush the competition, I thought he was being crazy like a fox. 66 more words

Donald Trump

Is Donald Trump just plain crazy?

By Eugene Robinson, The Washington Post

During the primary season, as Donald Trump’s bizarre outbursts helped him crush the competition, I thought he was being crazy like a fox. 66 more words

Eugene Robinson

The Big-Boned Lady Has Sung

If you believe the pundits – and why should you given that virtually every one of them emphatically assured us that Donald J Trump would never be the Republican nominee? 288 more words

Politics

A Taste of Spring: Asparagus

Spring is my favorite season. In my hometown of Charlotte, NC it starts with the first crocus, then the cherry trees add a pop of color and after a long winter’s break, the beautiful Bradford Pear trees which line many a street in town, burst forth with blossoms. 1,244 more words

Recipes

Politicians, Pundits, Press & Pure Propaganda

The first Presidential election in which I voted was 1960, and I voted for John F. Kennedy. As I was on active duty with the Navy at that time, and for many years to follow, I could only follow politics from a distance. 2,328 more words

Current Events

On the Lighter Side ...

Humour … I need humour!  I am drowning in a sea of darkness!  Okay, I exaggerate, but seriously, this has been a pretty dark and gloomy week so far, between the American political fiasco, the terrorist attacks in Belgium, and the refugee crisis in Europe.  662 more words

Humour

Exacting Revenge

Americans shouldn’t have to rely on the Brits for embarrassing news about the mood in America, but maybe those proper and civilized folks across the pond take a bit of smug satisfaction in their unruly cousins being crude and mindless jerks. 3,417 more words