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(What's Left of) Our Economy: Why Trump is Making Headway on Trade Deficits

Given that two of President Trump’s main trade policy aims have been to reduce the gargantuan U.S. global trade deficit and the comparably huge trade gap with China, it’s been entirely predictable that the chortlers are out with claims that he’s failing on both grounds. 595 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

Trump: I sent weapons to Ukraine, Obama 'sent pillows and blankets'

President Trump claims his administration has been tougher on Russia than his predecessor’s, arguing that former President Obama allowed Russia to annex Ukraine and only offered them “pillows and blankets.” 206 more words

The Air Stinks

Most of the Summer here in Spokane Wa.¬†We had the smell of smoke in the air. Now it’ s the smell of BO. No, it isn’t body odor, it’s Barack Obama. 172 more words


President Donald Trump: A Set Up

A lot of people don’t like how Donald Trump basically became president due to his being a celebrity, but to be honest, as a nation, we set ourselves up. 483 more words

Why Now??? I'll Tell You Why...

Please note that I do have another blog that details my love of hiking and the outdoors. I began putting politically related posts on it and some of my followers, rightly so, did not like the idea of mixing the two subject areas. 599 more words


Epistemic Lows and Hysteria

I got in a discussion the other week about the Kavanaugh nomination. I say discussion, but it was on Facebook, a symptom – and cause – of the breakdown of discourse (Twitter is its dead end). 1,164 more words



Michelle Obama on George W Bush: ‘I love him to death’

Like where do I begin with the Republican devil?

Michelle Obama