Tag Archives: Defending Trump

Someone Normal

The public phase of the Trump impeachment inquiry finally began, and quickly became theater, or at last theatrical. This was about outrage, outrage at Trump trashing whatever was good about how America had gone about being America, or outrage that … Continue reading

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The Theater of Pretending

Things are changing. For the two-thirds of the country that wants Donald Trump gone, now, there is hope. Democrats cleaned up in the oddball off-year elections that fell between the 2018 midterms and the 2020 big showdown for the presidency. … Continue reading

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The Indirect Trap

There’s always a reassessment. The Iraq war seemed like a good idea at the time, to some, but now no one thinks it was, not even Republicans. That took a few years to settle in – we did get rid … Continue reading

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Softening Trump

As of Sunday evening, August 21, the definitive political analytic site, FiveThirtyEight, showed that Donald Trump might as well give up – he has a 15.3 percent chance of winning in November. The details weren’t pretty and the highly reliable … Continue reading

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