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The Golem in the White House

No-Drama Obama was a master of self-control. He didn’t lose his temper, publicly. He couldn’t afford to. He couldn’t be seen as that “angry black man” – he was everyone’s president – but that wasn’t much of a problem. By … Continue reading

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The Age of Smoke

Something big is happening. No one seems to know what it all could mean. It has to mean something big – the Trump presidency is over or Robert Mueller is gone – but sometimes it’s best to wait. These four … Continue reading

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When Every Day Is Stormy

T-Bone Walker wrote the song but B. B. King sang it best: They call it Stormy Monday but Tuesday’s just as bad They call it Stormy Monday but Tuesday’s just as bad Wednesday’s worse, Lord and Thursday’s all so sad … Continue reading

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The Hammer Drops

President Trump has ordered up a big military parade in Washington – tanks and missiles in the streets and giant bombers in the sky, and troops marching, lots of troops, and the Pentagon is humoring him. They’re slow-walking the planning. … Continue reading

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Trump’s Three Wars

Richard Nixon had his band of “dirty tricksters” – but they didn’t work hand in hand with the Russians. Things were different back then. Nixon’s guys worked alone, but they made that one mistake. That rag-tag team assembled to break … Continue reading

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Trumping the Law

Friday evenings are problematic. The week went well? Sip some scotch and smile. The week was a disaster? Sip some scotch and brood in bitterness and anger, and then sip a whole lot of scotch. That’ll make the week go … Continue reading

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