Tag Archives: Trump and Russia

Curious Arguments

At some point children grow up. They develop logic. They can reason things out no matter what they “feel” at the moment. They may not do that often, but they can do that, and then they discover that sort of … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Now Things Only Get Worse

There are those who love Friday – the workweek is over and it’s time for some fun – but there are Fridays that seem like the end of the world. This was one of those: Three-quarters of Americans say the … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When Things Actually Fall Apart

When things fall apart they look like these two nuggets from a survey at the end of the recent Yale CEO Summit in Manhattan: President Trump: Three in four CEOs said they often apologized to their international business partners about … Continue reading

Posted in Trump and Russia, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Then All At Once

Change happens slowly, then all at once. Hemingway has one of his characters say that’s how one goes bankrupt – slowly, then suddenly. That’s how market crashes happen too. Baby boomers know that getting old happens slowly, then suddenly, all … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Not Much but Everything

It wasn’t much. The date was Sunday, June 18, 1972, the byline was Alfred E. Lewis, Washington Post Staff Writer, and the story was this: Five men, one of whom said he is a former employee of the Central Intelligence … Continue reading

Posted in Trump and Russia, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Evermore Powerful Bombs

There’s no clever opening here. Somehow, somewhere along the way, America became absurd – not mistaken – not momentarily gripped by some irrational fear or some irrational enthusiasm – just absurd. That may be Donald Trump’s doing. Philip Rucker, the … Continue reading

Posted in Mueller Investigation, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Follow the Money

The world keeps changing. General Motors once defined America. What was good for General Motors was good for America – but General Motors just gets by now. Amazon just became the second company to reach one trillion dollars in market … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment