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What? Are We Now Taking Maxine Waters Seriously?

It’s incredible that this woman, who has always been one of the more extreme and irresponsible voices of the Democratic Party, is somehow now mainstreamed, normalized, and taken seriously. Well, I guess if a lunatic fringe socialist like Bernie Sanders can nearly win the Democratic nomination, it’s not so suprising. Of course, she landed on MSNBC’s Morning… Continue Reading

Liberal Dershowitz Suggests Special Prosecutor the Road to Stalinism

Alan Dershowitz is a liberal, of the increasingly rare sort, who have principles that transcend their immediate political and policy urgencies. He’s not among those who have fallen, willy nilly, into the my-unassailable-ends-justify-any-means paradigm that governs most liberals today. Now, I generaly don’t agree with his principles, but Dershowitz has principles. If he had ever made… Continue Reading

Trump Denies Asking Comey to Shut Down Flynn Probe

President Trump said unequivocally today that he did not urge former FBI Director James Comey, in any way, to shut down the investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn. Trump spoke in the East Room during a press conference with Colombian President Santos. From the White House transcript. Q  Thank you, Mr. President. In… Continue Reading

Trump May Take Spicer Off the Briefings

President Trump is considering curtailing the role of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, ending his time at the lectern doing on-camera briefings, scaling back the sessions altogether, and possibly revamping his press team. According to Politico: The press secretary, who has turned into a household name over the past five months and garnered sky-high television ratings… Continue Reading

Roger Ailes, Former Fox News Chief, is Dead

Roger Ailes, the founder and former chairman of Fox News, died Thursday morning. He was 77. The news was broken by the Drudge Report, which was given a statement by Ailes’s wife, Elixabether: I am profoundly sad and heartbroken to report that my husband, Roger Ailes, passed away this morning,” she wrote. “Roger was a… Continue Reading