Chuck Todd video highlight of Trump’s COVID-19 failure in his own words

Chuck Todd decimates the president’s cognitive dissonance as he continues to claim victory as Americans continue to succumb to COVID-19. Chuck Todd inflicting “death” by a thousand cuts Watch the entire episode here. The corporate media have been getting a bit more responsible with their critiques of the president. Last week Chuck Todd had a striking takedown of…

His words clearly show Trump’s ‘war profiteering’

As America fights to get through the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbated by Trump's inaction, his 'war profiteering' is so much more obscene. Obscene Trump war profiteering x x YouTube Video A few days ago it was pointed out in the post “Trump is trying to brainwash Americans. Only safe if he’s president!” that the Trump administration was trying…

FDR's words of resolve: 'We are now in this war. We are all in it–all the way'

If you need a break from the current American confusion, fear and loathing surrounding the Coronavirus pandemic, let me suggest as an antidote reading President Roosevelt’s December 9, 1941 “fireside chat” radio broadcast to the nation. At a time of far greater peril than we face today, FDR delivered a message of inspiration, courage and steely…

ME-Sen: Al Franken Is Back And He Has Some Harsh Words To Say About Susan Collins (R)

I’m actually happy that he’s back: x Susan Collins says she’ll acquit because “he learned his lesson.” The only lesson Trump learned is that Susan Collins & the GOP will let him get away with anything. #ImpeachmentTrial— Al Franken (@alfranken) February 5, 2020 While I do miss Franken in the Senate, (no offense U.S. Senator…

I write these words with great sadness and trepidation

I have read about and listened to commentary on McConnell’s proposed rules for the Senate impeachment trial beginning tomorrow.  It is for me the final straw. Perhaps I can provide some context with a tweet I posted after reading them. I wrote: simply put – if you vote to deny admission of the evidence used…

The Most Beautiful Words

Some phrases evoke strong emotions and bring joy to life: I  love you. A check arrived in the mail for you, darling. Bring the wine to the bedroom. There’s nothing wrong with the transmission, I just tightened a clamp, no charge. Look, otters! The Yankees lost again this evening. And then there’s my current favorite…

Words to ponder, from David Frum

whom I realize is not a favorite of many here.  He was a speechwriter for a Bush, and if you did not know, was once involved in the Presidential campaign of one former mayor of NYC named Rudy. He is, however, one of the more prominent among the conservative intellectuals who are considered “Never Trumpers.”…

Dear Republicans Words Do Effing Matter. I Do Blame You.

I am tired of this, you have a stage, you have air time, you have a certain air of respectability, then all you do with that is preach hate supported by lies. Hatred of the poor and homeless Hatred of LGBT Hatred of immigrants Hatred of people of color Hatred of women Hatred of Muslims…