Tag Archives: Trump Lashes Out

Baiting Trump

There are things that aren’t done anymore: Bear baiting was popular in England until the 19th century. From the sixteenth century, many bears were maintained for baiting. In its best-known form, arenas for this purpose were called bear-gardens, consisting of a … Continue reading

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

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

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

Current Tweet Theory

Sunday mornings are problematic. Some folks go to church. Others nurse a hangover – black coffee and the New York Times crossword puzzle helps. Kris Kristofferson – the country music singer-songwriter and actor – knows this. And he’s no dummy. … Continue reading

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

Something Wicked

Okay, most of the country is worried about Donald Trump. About a third of the country isn’t – he really could shoot someone in the middle of Fifth Avenue and they’d still say he’s wonderful. And then there are these … Continue reading

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

The Day Came

This wasn’t supposed to happen, but everyone knew it was going to happen, and now it has happened, and in fact it already happened: Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III began using a grand jury in federal court in Washington … Continue reading

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

Not Quite Professional Grade

Americans know their helplessness. When the car breaks down, take it back to the dealer. There are no backyard mechanics anymore. There’s nothing under the hood that anyone can ticker with. It’s all solid state stuff sealed in little black … Continue reading

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

That Level of Deference

Barack Obama wasn’t the first – Jesse Jackson was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and did reasonably well, for the times back then. He may have been a black man but he found a … Continue reading

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