If you’re under 50 you really need to read this. If you’re over 50, you lived through it, so share it with those under 50. 626 more words
Maybe it’s finally time to take the idea of President Donald Trump seriously. After all, it seems like America’s largest retailer, Walmart, might be doing just that: a few days ago, the giant company… 1,347 more words
Presidential candidate Donald Trump and several of his Republican competitors have now endorsed the notion of doing away with the very first sentence of the 14th Amendment to the United States Constitution, at least insofar as it has been interpreted to grant automatic citizenship to children born of undocumented immigrants. 1,658 more words
Just a few years ago Chris Christie was a favorite for the Republican nomination for President, but now he is at the back of the pack and getting kicked out of amtrak cars by his constituents. 126 more words
Enjoyable rant on Trump’s “candidacy” here but even better for its thoughts on the press coverage of the presidential campaign.
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Political coverage that ignores actual policy in favor of gauging public perception and election prospects often is called “horse race journalism” for treating politics as a pure competition, the only goal of which is electoral victory.
Donald J. Trump the leading choice for president among evangelical voters right now. This isn’t going down well with some of the gatekeepers—and for good reason. 875 more words