Trump attempts an international COVID comparison; it doesn't go well

If you’ve ever seen a recently landed fish flopping around in the bottom of a boat desperately trying to get back to familiar waters, you’ll be prepared for this. Donald Trump wants this election to be about racism, fear of foreigners, white grievance, transphobia, the brutal repression of “anarchists,” and anything else in his wheelhouse. He definitely…

Funny how just when the Feds left Portland, the violence left too. Will Trump kidnap Biden in a van?

Run away, run away… x As soon as the feds left, portland protests became peaceful again https://t.co/OJHYGAHkmI — remaster deep space 9, cowards (@catgoats) July 31, 2020 The withdrawal of federal agents from frontline policing of demonstrations in downtown Portland significantly reduced tensions in the city overnight. Protesters in support of Black Lives Matter once again rallied near the…

where dat “full and complete” health care plan that Trump has promised he'd sign by August 2nd

August Surprise possible tomorrow, x Looking forward to seeing that “full and complete” health care plan that @realDonaldTrump has promised he will sign by Aug 2. pic.twitter.com/m2OEBoAGps— Karen Tumulty (@ktumulty) July 20, 2020 x Trump’s searching for his health plan, which he said he’d sign today, out on the golf course. pic.twitter.com/AxMACs2cI8 — Jason Sparks…

Trump's crimes against humanity continue

x Since Dr Fauci's analysis of our chart in the US Congress is so widely reported https://t.co/wNrGv58ufA It is wrong to believe that the US finds many more cases than Europe because of 'better testing' The positive rate in the US is higher than in *every single European country* pic.twitter.com/bQ3xly2lpG — Max Roser (@MaxCRoser) August…

The Juggler

A few weeks ago I wrote a piece warning the American people to keep their eyes on the juggler, not the balls in the air. Yesterday, on the day the nation buried one of its voter rights heroes, Rep. John Lewis, Donald Trump tossed an ornate ball in the air.  On the streamer was a…

MN-Sen: PPP Has Sen. Tina Smith (D) Crushing Jason Lewis (R) 48-39, Biden Crushing Trump 52-42

Some good news today out of Minnesota courtesy of Public Policy Polling’s new poill conducted for Giffords PAC: x A rare Minnesota poll that includes the Senate race, from @ppppolls/@GiffordsCourage: Trump 42Biden 52 MN-SenLewis (R) 39Smith (D-inc.) 48 (July 22-23, 1,218 RVs)https://t.co/4HfIXvZhYu— Jacob Rubashkin (@JacobRubashkin) July 31, 2020 Click here for the full results. P.S….

96 days left, What will Trump's October Surprise look like (with poll)

There are still people who think Trump will win in November, despite his usual attempts at kayfabe like threatening an election postponement today to distract everyone from the record slump in second quarter GDP. Despite a number of poll numbers that predict Donald Trump will lose his reelection bid, one political scientist says the president…